Director of Community Development and Recreation

(Maternity Leave Position, August 4th, 2020- June 4th, 2021)

Salary Range:   $36,125 - $45,156

Position Summary:

Working under the direction of the Chief Administrative Officer, the Director of Community Development and Recreation will plan and manage recreational and community development programming, oversee recreation staff, develop and evaluate relevant policies and work towards achieving goals in the Shared Strategy for Advancing Recreation in Nova Scotia. The Community Development and Recreation Director will work alongside residents and community organizations to take collective action towards generating a better St. Mary’s for the future.

This position shall represent a positive image for St. Mary’s by maintaining liaison with public, community groups, businesses and other Provincial and Federal Government Agencies/Departments, local School, and outside Recreation Associations to enhance the overall community development and recreation opportunities for the citizens of the Municipality.

Resumes including cover letter and references will be accepted until Friday July 10th, 2020 at 1:00pm and can be emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., mailed or dropped off at the municipal office Mon-Fri -8:30am-4pm.

For the full job description please see:  pdf CDR Mat Leave FULL Job Description (115 KB)