Program Leader I - Youth Services - District of Saanich
DISTRICT OF SAANICH
PARKS, RECREATION AND COMMUNITY SERVICES
COMMUNITY SERVICES DIVISION
PROGRAM LEADER I – YOUTH SERVICES
Youth Summer Camps / Youth Leadership Camps
As a Program Leader I for summer Youth Camps, you will rely on your leadership skills to plan, program, and lead activities for youth aged 10-15 in a variety of summer camp settings. This position will assist in planning and coordinating a variety of program activities including outdoor pursuits, games, out-trips, and leadership camps. Working alongside another Program Leader I, you will effectively communicate and work cooperatively with participants, families, and supervisors; ensure the enjoyment and safety of all participants by maintaining the program site and resources; implement safe practices and lead well organized, fun, enriching summer activities.
Requirements include completion of Grade 10; three months experience working with participants in a recreational or instructional setting; satisfactory police information check with vulnerable sector check. , Emergency First-Aid and CPR-C. The ideal candidate will have experience working with children and youth, and 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.
The successful candidate will work 8-10 weeks of the summer, 40 hours per week from 8:15 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.
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 $21.73 per hour plus 13% in lieu of benefits. Job description and competition information can be found at www.saanich.ca. This competition will remain open until a successful candidate is selected. Please apply quoting competition 22156 to: Human Resources, District of Saanich, 770 Vernon Avenue, Victoria, BC, V8X 2W7. While we thank all applicants for applying, only those under consideration will be contacted.