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Head Camp Leader - Spring Break

Position Details

Position Information

Title Head Camp Leader - Spring Break
Job ID 24002A
Employment Status Auxiliary
Position Overview
North Vancouver Recreation & Culture is dedicated to building healthy individuals, families and communities. We offer a wide range of recreation and cultural programs and services to residents of all ages and abilities. These positions offer the right person the opportunity to be part of an innovative staff team that makes a true difference in the lives of North Vancouver residents.

ABOUT THE JOB


We are currently looking for leaders for our various Spring Break camps including programs for school-aged children and youth from March 18-29, 2024. The hours of work will vary according to where you are placed and the registration numbers.
Responsibilities
ABOUT YOU

You are a team player committed to community. You are courteous and effective with the public and enjoy working with a diverse group of people. You must be able to prepare and lead a wide variety of programs and activities including sports, arts and crafts, games, and neighbourhood walks. You are highly enthusiastic and capable of motivating and encouraging others. You have demonstrated ability to exercise good judgement and be able to display leadership skills. You will be responsible for creating detailed lesson plans and camp itineraries, working within a camp budget and making program bookings. In addition, you must be able to work effectively with children, and closely and cooperatively with parents and facility staff, while creating a healthy and safe environment for the campers.
Requirements
QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS

  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated ability to organize and provide leadership for children and youth activities
  • Demonstrated ability to supervise and mentor other camp leaders and volunteers
  • Current Standard First Aid and CPR Level C
  • High Five Certification
  • Previous volunteer experience working with children/youth considered an asset

Preference will be given to candidates with previous experience working in a role with children in a variety of settings such as camps, arts and crafts, dance, and sports. Applicants may also be considered for Camp Leader (Playground Leader 1) position.

All candidates are required to submit a Police Information Check as a requirement of the position. All candidates must be prepared to work at any of our facilities.
Compensation $23.79 per hour plus 12% in lieu of benefits
Hours of Work Shifts vary from 4 hours per day up to 40 hours per week
How to Apply
Job Open Date 01/31/2024
Job Close Date 02/28/2024
Instructions to Applicants
We thank you for your interest in employment with North Vancouver Recreation & Culture and advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Supplemental Questions

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Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. References
  3. Certifications