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Are you a certified instructor, teacher, coach, or fitness expert? We are looking to add vendors at the McCoy Recreation Center to lead programs that would benefit the community in the following areas:

• S.T.E.A.M. Education: inspire children to learn about Science,Technology,Engineering, Art & Math (we have a lab w/ 12 computers)
• Group Fitness: All types/ages, Boot Camp, Cardio Dance, Aerobics, Self Defense, etc
• Arts, Crafts, & Games: Draw, Paint, Play chess, checkers, cards, Lego Educational Activities etc.
• Theatre: Our stage allows students to perform, recite poetry, act, sing, dance etc.
• Music: Singing Lessons, playing an instrument, chorus, reading/understanding music fundamentals
• Dance: All types …hip/hop, ballroom, ballet, jazz, swing, Line, Country Western, etc.
• Health & Wellness: Nutrition & Weight Loss, Smoking Cessation, etc.
• Life Skills: Financial Literacy, Resume Writing, Leadership Skills, Sewing & Mending etc.
• Safety Skills: 1st Aid, CPR, AED Certifications
• Indoor & Outdoor Sports/Games: Coach/Teach various youth sports

• Vendor’s must be at least 18 years of age.
• Instructors shall be certified in area of instruction where applicable.
• Criminal background checks are required for all instructors and on-site representatives of Vendor. (PRB will provide this service).
• Cover Letter and Resume with Educational & Work Experience must be submitted with references
• Typed outline of activities to be covered in the program.
• Vendor is responsible for completing an IRS Form W-9 (Request for Taxpayer Identification Number and Certificate) and returning it with the signed contract.
• All Vendors that conduct business on City property are required to submit a certificate of general liability insurance listing the City of New Bedford as additionally insured. An insurance certificate must be submitted to the Parks, Recreation & Beaches no later than ten (10) working days prior to program registration.
• Persons who can establish an extraordinarily low risk of personal injury and/or property damage may be excluded from the insurance requirement if they are individuals and/or non-profit corporations specifically approved by the City. Salaries are negotiable.

If you are interested in becoming a vendor at the Andrea McCoy Recreation Center please contact us or come visit us in person to take the next step in the process!