Arts and Recreation careers

Professional associations and industry bodies

Skills and personality

  • Ability to plan and coordinate people, equipment and activities
  • Creativity and artistic abilities to perform and/or instruct activities
  • Effective coordination and organisation capabilities
  • Enjoy recreational and sports activities as well as the outdoors
  • Enjoy working with people, including children for specific activities
  • Event planning skills
  • Leadership skills directing activities and events
  • Performance abilities acting, singing and dancing for an audience
  • Problem solving capabilities while administering activities and performances
  • Public speaking and communication skills working directly with the public