OverviewTown of Ladysmith Junior Leader – Summer Children’s Program #2017-02 Temporary in Ladysmith, BC
Town of Ladysmith
Branch Ladysmith BC CA
Junior Leader – Summer Children’s Program #2017-02
Stamina, energy, and willingness to commit to quality pro-active results; Possess high energy level, enthusiasm, empathy and genuine interest in working with…
Hours of Work: 7 – 35 hours per week. Positions run 10 weeks from June 19, 2017 to August 25, 2017. Flexible hours including evenings & weekends.
Conditions of Employment: To qualify for this position the candidate should be a student currently attending High School, Community College or University and planning to return to school in the fall.
Automatic wage deposit.
For further information please contact Sue Glenn, Supervisor – Community Programs and Services at [email protected] or 250.245.6426.
Reporting to the Child & Youth Program Coordinator, the Junior Leader assists in providing summer daycamp / playground opportunities for children and will directly lead and supervise the activities.
PRIMARY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Under the direct supervision of the Child & Youth Program Coordinator, the Junior Leader will:
Supervise and lead activities for children 5 – 13 years of age. Activities may include games, arts and crafts, outdoor activities, out trips, swimming, special events and more;
Assist in planning and organizing activities for daycamps / playgrounds including revision of the schedule and updates as necessary;
Assist in the supervision of volunteers involved in the program;
Assist in monitoring daily attendance, medical information forms, equipment and supply levels, and note any damages or deficiencies;
Other duties as assigned.
REQUIRED SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE & ABILITIES:
Possess high energy level, enthusiasm, empathy and genuine interest in working with children;
Ability to safely and effectively supervise children;
Some knowledge of age appropriate activities;
Ability to exercise good judgment;
Knowledge of behavior management;
Ability to deal tactfully and effectively with parents, staff members and the general public;
Outdoor skills will be an asset;
A team player. Highly collaborative and collegial;
An open-minded convener of ideas;
Stamina, energy, and willingness to commit to quality pro-active results;
Increased consideration may be given to those who hold valid first aid and CPR C certification.
Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Ladysmith, BC, CA
Posted on: 2017-01-24