The Salvation Army Southlands Community Church L.I.T. Program Director Temporary in Winnipeg, MB

The Salvation Army Southlands Community Church

Branch Winnipeg MB CA

L.I.T. Program Director
Winnipeg, MB

Work in cooperation and consultation with the churches administrative and pastoral care staff. Leaders in Training Program Director….

Leaders in Training Program Director

Temporary Full Time

June 1, 2018 to August 17, 2018

Reply in writing or send resume to:
Captain Lee-Ann van Duinen

85 Keslar Road

Winnipeg Manitoba R3T 6A5

Fax: (204) 946-9165

Email: [email protected]

Wage Range: $14.34 – $21.51

We thank all applicants, however, only those candidates to be interviewed will be contacted.



Responsibilities : The L.I.T Program Director is responsible for the following range of duties under the supervision of the Day Camp Program Director

Plan and implement all aspects of the volunteer portion of the weekly program, targeted at children ages 6-12, and one week of programming for ages 13-17, with a view to each camper’s social, emotional, physical, and spiritual development and the delivery of the highest quality

Provide oversight and co-ordination of L.I.T and other related program volunteers, ensuring adequate planning and training for each aspect of the program and the appropriate delegation of duties to each volunteer, with a view to the development of a strong, united team

building relationships with teens both currently at Southlands Community Church and in the community.

Plans and implements a weekly Drop-in for teens throughout the summer months.

Plan and implement volunteer leadership development opportunities for L.I.T program volunteers, including weekly guest speakers

Assists with planning & implementation of Kidsquest Day Camp program.

Works closely with other Kidsquest Day Camp staff members.

Interacts broadly with congregational members, community partners, neighbourhood families.

Work in cooperation and consultation with the churches administrative and pastoral care staff.

Pray with and share the message of the Gospel of Jesus Christ with other staff, volunteers and program attendees and their families as appropriate.

Keeps all information confidential relative to the teens and their families as well as children and families involved in the day camp program.

Enjoys working with teenagers.

Performs other duties as assigned.


The performance of this position requires the ability to join children and youth in a variety of activities and maintain a high energy level throughout the program days.


The performance of this position requires maintaining focus with the children and youth throughout the program on a daily basis.

The incumbent may have responsibility for handling cash under the direction of the Day Camp supervisor.


The incumbent is responsible for his/her own time and will give oversight to youth volunteers.


The incumbent’s work environment may be in a variety of locations. It will include indoor and outdoor settings according to program planning and at least one off site day trip a week.


College age in post-secondary studies.

Experience in volunteer leadership and youth/children’s ministry.

Able to work with, lead and organize youth volunteers

Clear Police Check and Child Abuse Registry Check

Able to legally work in Canada

Certificate in First Aid/CPR or willingness to receive training

Supportive knowledge of the mission of The Salvation Army

Excellent communication, conflict resolution and organizational skills

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Winnipeg, MB, CA
Posted on: 2018-04-03
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