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Find It at the
NRPA Career Center!

T

he NRPA Career Center
is  the online resource for
park and recreation professionals you won't find
anywhere else (www.nrpa.org/careers). Whether you're looking to
add a great team member, searching
for a new job opportunity or wanting to gain the skills to advance
your career, the NRPA Career Center is the go-to place!
NRPA members receive a discount on job postings. If you're an
employer looking to reach qualified
park and recreation professionals,
it's quick and easy to get started.
Employers can post job descriptions, search résumés, set up résumé
alerts and manage applications.
Here you will also find sample job
descriptions, background screening
information and our new Executive
Recruitment Concierge service.
Looking for a job? You can
search online 24/7. Post your ré-

sumé, search for openings and
apply online from the comfort of
your own home. If you're ready to
take the next step, you'll find the
opportunity on the Career Center.
If you're interested in furthering
your career or qualifying for a job
you see, there are resources available. New to the Career Center is
information on choosing a career
in parks and recreation, salary information, education information,
trends, interview tips and professional development.
Whether you are pursuing a career, furthering your profession or
searching for the perfect candidate,
visit the NRPA Career Center today.
Have questions about posting a job,
accessing your member discount or
applying online? Contact Hayley
MacDonell at hmacdonell@nrpa.
org or 703.858.2148.
- Hayley MacDonell, NRPA's
Membership Programs Manager

Time to Fill that Trophy Case

Y

ou've done a lot of
great work over
the past year.
The design on
the new rec center is unique
and innovative, and people
can't stop raving about your
summer programming. You
and your agency work hard
to serve your community
year-round, so why not get recognized for it?
NRPA is now accepting submissions for its Gold Medal, National
and Hall of Fame awards. Applying
	

for and receiving an award is
a great opportunity to be
nationally recognized and
prove your value to your
community and local leaders. Not to mention, adding
another plaque to your trophy case is always satisfying.
Learn more about NRPA's awards by visiting
www.nrpa.org/awards. Submissions are due March 23, 2015.
- Roxanne Sutton, NRPA's Senior
Marketing and Communications
Manager

Test Your Park
and Recreation
Knowledge
The following question is a sample
Certified Park and Recreation Professional (CPRP) examination question.
The park and recreation professional promotes leisure services to
primarily:
A.	 Attract new customers
B.	 Generate revenue
C.	 Complete exchanges with targeted customers
D.	 Inform the community of the
agency's services
Calling all beginning to midlevel
professionals!  The Certified Park and
Recreation Professional (CPRP) is the
national standard for all park and recreation professionals who want to be
at the forefront of their profession.
For more information on the CPRP
certification program and the answer
to the above question, please visit
www.nrpa.org/cprp.

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