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City of Abbotsford Summer Camp Leader – 2018 Contract in Abbotsford, BC

City of Abbotsford

Branch Abbotsford BC CA

Position:
Summer Camp Leader – 2018
Location:
Abbotsford, BC

Abbotsford Parks, Recreation, and Culture Facilities. Term Contract Opportunity….

Term Contract Opportunity

Location: Abbotsford Parks, Recreation, and Culture Facilities
Position Title: Camp Leader – Day Camps
Number of Positions: 6 Camp Leaders and 4 Camp Assistant Leaders
Hours of Work: Dependent on program registration
Start & End Date: Spring Daze: March 19, 2018 to March 29, 2018
Summer Break: June 25, 2018 to August 31, 2018
Rate of Pay: Camp Leader $18.00/hour plus an additional 4% in lieu of vacation
Camp Assistant Leader $15.00/hour plus an additional 4% in lieu of vacation

We are looking for energetic and enthusiastic individuals with a keen interest in recreation, the outdoors, and a passion for teaching children. The term of the camp leader position covers 2 weeks of Spring Break, and 10 weeks of Summer Break. Time off requests will not be permitted for the duration of this position.

Duties:
• Oversee all aspects of camp activities
• Provide a safe environment for participants
• Work with staff, parents, and caregivers to provide service excellence
• Hands on leader in the camps, leading games, activities and crafts
• Communicate with recreation programmer on daily basis
• Works with camp staff team in
o planning of activities, themes, and out trips
o promotions and events
o purchasing and organizing of supplies
o scheduling, supervising, and safety of camp staff and volunteers
o dealing with customer service complaints and suggestions

Qualifications:
• Previous day camp or recreation experience an asset
• Outstanding leadership and customer service skills
• Experience with sports, dance, or arts programming
• Ability to work independently and as part of a team in a culturally diverse community setting
• Effective communication skills
• Standard First Aid and CPR C with AED certification
• A valid Class 4 BC Driver’s License is an asset
• Satisfactory criminal record check
• Preference will be given to current secondary and post-secondary students

The applicant/incumbent will be required to provide a satisfactory criminal record check in order to work in this position and to report to their Manager if any criminal charges are laid against them that may be related to their employment.

Posting Closing Date: March 14, 2018

To submit a resume please visit us online at: www.abbotsford.ca/careers

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Abbotsford, BC, CA
Posted on: 2018-04-04
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