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Job Number:  40018
2017 - 100 Life Skills Facilitator
Job Posted: Friday, 24 November 2017
Closing Date: Sunday, 24 December 2017
(59 days ago)
Open Door Group
Region: Thompson & Okanagan Type: Casual
Location: Kamloops Salary: $20.53 per hour

Open Door Group


Open Door Group is a non-profit, social enterprise that operates on the fundamental belief that all British Columbians have the right and ability to succeed.  Established in 1976, Open Door Group delivers a range of programs and services to help individuals prepare for, find and keep employment and/or develop meaningful connections in their communities.


Today, Open Door Group serves thousands of people per year in several communities throughout BC.  The organization’s vision is Thriving Communities Embracing Diversity and Inclusion.


Job Summary


Reporting to the Site Coordinator, Instructors support clients to acquire skills and competencies in one, or more, of the following areas: personal life, leisure, and employment. Instructors utilize “tell-show-do” methodology and positive reinforcement in teaching clients. Instructors are responsible for planning and developing curriculums; classroom instruction, workshop facilitation and evaluating client progress. Instructors participate in activities that recognize client accomplishments.    


Education, Training, and Experience

  • Two-year college diploma in the applicable field of Instruction or Social Services;
  • Job Club Certification;
  • Two years recent experience in group instruction of pre-employment and employability skills course;
  • Or equivalent combination of qualifications, skills, and experience;
  • Valid B.C. driver’s license and, where applicable, use of a personal vehicle during working hours;
  • Where required standard First Aid, CPR, and World Host certification.

Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to meet deadlines, manage a varied client load, and work under pressure.
  • Ability to work in a flexible environment and to work independently.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
  • Ability to establish and maintain harmonious relationships with people from a wide variety of backgrounds.
  • Knowledge of educational methodologies and instructional techniques.
  • Ability to follow instructions and to work independently.

Hours of Work:                      Up to 36 hours per week

Date Posted:                          November 24th, 2017

Competition Closing Date:   December 1st, 2017

Starting Date:                        ASAP

How to Apply:
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Submit applications to
Contact Details:
Jessica Webb
Open Door Group
100 - 275 Lansdowne St.
Kamloops, BC
V2C 1X8

Tel: 250 434 9441, extension 5507

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