BC Local Government Job Posting Service
Inclusion Program Leader
Up to 6 Temporary positions
Term: Up to 9 weeks
(June – August 30, 2019)
Spend your summer making a difference in children’s lives! Program Leaders with Saanich Parks and Recreation have the opportunity to challenge and develop their leadership skills, grow and learn through excellent training, create friendships, positively impact young lives, and all the while earn an excellent wage. If you want to be a part of an amazing, supportive team, and you haven’t forgotten the value of play and fun, then this is the job for you!
Saanich Parks & Recreation camps are well known and respected in the community for their high quality programming, and experienced, well trained staff team. As an Inclusion Program Leader, you will rely on your leadership skills, to supervise and assist participants with additional physical, behavioural or developmental support requirements in a variety of camp settings (listed below). Inclusion Program Leaders will work with a team to develop weekly camp plans, and work cooperatively with participants, parents, and supervisors to ensure camp safety.
Requirements include completion of Grade 10; three months experience working directly with participants in a recreational, day camp, or instructional setting, including experience with children with behaviour difficulties, disabilities and additional support needs; satisfactory police information check, Emergency First-Aid and CPR-C. The ideal candidates will have the ability to be inclusive and flexible to ensure a positive environment is created for all participants; demonstrated customer service and interpersonal skills; ability to maintain a high degree of enthusiasm and personal motivation.
Please note: If shortlisted, applicants must provide proof of completion of Grade 10 and current Emergency First Aid and CPR-C at time of interview.
This is a C.U.P.E. Local 2011 position with a wage of $20.89 per hour plus 13% in lieu of benefits. Job description and competition information can be found at www.saanich.ca. This is an open until filled posting. Please apply quoting competition 19117 to: Human Resources, District of Saanich, 770 Vernon Avenue, Victoria, BC, V8X 2W7 (Fax 250-475-5550) or Email email@example.com. While we thank all applicants for applying, only those under consideration will be contacted.