City of Surrey

Birthday Party & Childminding Instructors (Auxiliary)


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As the City of Surrey’s Parks, Recreation & Culture Department, we enhance the quality of life in our communities by working to provide and facilitate the development of high quality parks, facilities and services; by celebrating diversity and community identity; and by ensuring accessibility and inclusivity for all.  We fulfill our mission through open communication, a customer focus, and respect for individuals.
We are currently recruiting for auxiliary Birthday Party & Childminding Instructor positions.  Successful candidates will be outgoing individuals with strong leadership abilities and have some experience working with children from 0-12 years of age.


Childminding Instructors will:

  • Supervising and interacting with children ages 0-12;
  • Supervising snack time;
  • Cleaning and organizing toys and play materials;
  • Assisting with general care and tasks that one would assume during a childminding experience;
  • Ensuring the environment is safe for all participants and peers.

Birthday Party Instructors will:

  • Instructing, facilitating and organizing children’s activities for between two (2) and four (4) hour intervals;
  • Working with children between the ages of 2 and 12 to provide a fun and memorable experience;
  • Using creative skills in a leadership role to organize kids’ activities and plan group events. Kids’ activities may include a variety of crafts, physical activities, and games.



  • Valid Emergency First Aid and CPR level C with AED certification.
  • High 5 certificate (assets);
  • Demonstrates leadership ability and ability to work independently as well as in a team;
  • Communicates effectively both orally and in writing;
  • Ability to multitask with excellent organizational abilities;
  • Good interpersonal, customer service and problem solving skills;
  • Demonstrated ability to manage a fast paced environment.

If you are interested in this opportunity please apply at to Job ID 2124. Posting will remain online until the position is filled.

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Location: Surrey, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Parks & Recreation
Posted: May 11, 2018, 11:39 am
Expires: June 11, 2018, 4:30 pm