City of Surrey

Community Services Assistant 2 – Education Senior Leader


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The Museum of Surrey is a cultural facility with a mission to ignite young imaginations and connect Surrey’s diverse population and communities through participation, engagement and stories. We are looking for a Senior Leader to assist in providing a variety of school programs related to current BC curriculum standards. We’re looking for someone who enjoys interacting with children and has a passion for sharing history. Strong group management, interpersonal and communication skills are required when working with various school groups. A familiarity with the principles and practices of museum interpretation, program delivery and community development in an educational context, would be an asset.

Employment Status
Union - CUPE Local 402 - Auxiliary


  • Assist in the preparation, and delivery of curriculum-based school programs.  
  • Aid in promotion and evaluation of school programs.
  • Assist in research of curriculum-based topics as well as topics for summer camps.
  • Program setup and takedown such as the sorting, organizing, preparation and cleanup of program equipment and supplies.
  • Preparation of craft or activity templates and samples.
  • Assist to train volunteers in program delivery.
  • Attend outreach, such as offsite programming, education conferences, and Heritage fairs.



  • Grade 12 supplemented by 1 year of relevant experience in community service work or an equivalent acceptable combination of training and experience.
  • Emergency First Aid and CPR C Certificate.
  • Experience working with children.
  • Strong organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills.
  • Valid BC driver’s license with a safe driving history and access to a vehicle.
  • Heritage and/or cultural programming experience is an asset.


Conditions of Employment
This position requires completion of a Police Information Check.
Successful applicants must provide proof of qualifications.


If you are interested in this opportunity please apply at to Job ID 2371. Posting will remain posted until August 26, 2018.

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Location: Surrey, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Community Services
Posted: August 3, 2018, 2:43 pm
Expires: August 26, 2018, 4:30 pm