Sample Recreation Leader Resume

A recreation leader resume is the applicant's opportunity to focus on his experience. All recreation leader resumes should reflect the job seeker's ability to do the job, his training, experience, and recognition, if it applies.

Gail Harris
101 Smart Street
Any Town, USA 9999
Home: (888) 888-8888
Cell: (888) 888-7777


A position as a Recreation Leader


Trained and experienced in working with youth; good communication skills; easy to work with; leadership ability; team player


Recreation Leader, 2000 to present:

Big City Recreation Center, Big City, USA.

Responsible for developing, promoting, and leading enrollees in various recreation activities, including play, drama, art, music and crafts, and monitoring individuals for safety.

Assistant Recreation Leader, 1998-2000:

Big City Recreation Center, Big City, USA.

Assisted and supported recreation leader in supervising children during activities, organizing group events and games, leading arts and craft projects, enforcing rules and handling problems that arose during sessions.


B.A., Recreation and Athletics, 2000
Porter University, Any City, USA


American Association of Recreation Professionals

Leadership Award, 2005

NOTE: One to two-page recreation leader resumes are popular with potential employers. The recreation leader resume shown here is a shortened version of one that would attract a hiring manager. Use it as an example to build your own.