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City of Surrey

2019 Summer Day Camp Leaders – Surrey Nature Centre

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The Surrey Nature Centre (operated by the City of Surrey’s Urban Forestry section) offers nature-based programs and events for schools and the public with the goal of increasing awareness, appreciation and stewardship of Surrey’s urban forest. We are looking for Community Services Assistant 2 – Senior Camp Leaders to help facilitate our Nature Centre Day Camps which run from Monday to Friday from mid-June to August 30th 2019.

Employment Status
Auxiliary – CUPE 402

The Community Services Assistant 2 – Senior Leader will:

  • Deliver full-day, nature-themed day camps to children ages 6 – 9 years old.
  • Maintain program areas and equipment.
  • Follow City of Surrey Policy and Procedures.
  • Provide day camp participants with an active, safe and stimulating environment.


  • Completion of grade 12.
  • Current Occupational First Aid Level One or acceptable equivalent.
  • High 5 certification (or willingness to obtain);
  • Creative and enthusiastic approach to work and enjoy the chance to be a part of a strong team.
  • Previous experience working with children.
  • Strong interpersonal skills - the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with program participants, volunteers, staff and the public.
  • Knowledge of local flora and fauna (an asset).
  • Knowledge of the principles and practices of environmental education and interpretation (an asset).

Other Information

Accepting Applications
December to January 20, 2019

Reviewing Applications


References & Police Information Checks

Extending Offers

Training Begins

If you are interested in this opportunity please apply at to Job ID 2668. Posting will remain open until January 20, 2019.

Location: Surrey, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Parks & Recreation
Posted: December 19, 2018, 11:21 am
Expires: January 20, 2019, 4:30 pm