The Newington Parks and Recreation Department is now accepting applications for youth basketball referees for the upcoming basketball season. Applicants should have basketball knowledge and an ability to referee, make decisions and enforce rules of the game. Some training is provided. Certification is not required. Rate of pay starts at $8.25 per hour depending on experience. Interviews for qualified applicants will take place on Wednesday, November 28, 2012 or Thursday, November 29, 2012. Referees will be expected to work on Saturdays from mid-December through mid-March, and shifts are typically between the hours of 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Candidates wishing to be considered for this position must fill out and submit an official Town of Newington employment application. Applications may be obtained at the Town Manager's office (860-665-8510), the Parks and Recreation office or online at www.newingtonct.gov. Job posting and job description also available at www.newingtonct.gov. The Town of Newington is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, sex, race, color, religion, marital status, sexual preference, national origin or disability.
Application Deadline Extended! Applications must be received by November 26, 2012.