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Job Number:  42717
Junior Day Camp Leader
Job Posted: Wednesday, 14 March 2018
Closing Date: Friday, 20 April 2018
(in 34 days)
Hastings Community Association
Region: Vancouver & Lower Mainland Type: Contract - Full time
Location: Vancouver Salary: (not entered)


Employment Opportunity – Summer 2018


Junior Day Camp Leader – Summer Day Camp




Under the guidance of the other Day Camp Leaders and the Project Manager, this position involves direct leadership, supervision and program planning in a day camp setting. This is a starting position and suitable for any student interested in working with children.



  • Assist in planning, organizing and leading children in out-trips, sports, games, arts, crafts, music and educational activities
  • Cleans up and secures room leaving it presentable for evening programs/community groups
  • Maintains good communication with parents, children, co-workers and volunteers
  • Managing behavior of children using teaching, encouragement, natural and logical consequence methods
  • Performs basic administrative tasks such as attendance checks and writing progress reports
  • Responds to first aid needs and unusual incidents
  • Responsible for the safety, leadership and supervision of children 6-14 years old, volunteers and staff in a variety of activities 
  • Qualifications:
  • Ability to work independently and contribute positively to a team environment
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience working with children in programs
  • Knowledge and experience working with children with special needs and behavioural problems
  • Proven leadership ability
  • Requirement to complete a Criminal Record Search
  • Valid First Aid & CPR certification
  • Ability to speak a second language an asset
  • Term and Conditions:
  • This position is made possible by the Summer Career Placements grant; all positions are subject to funding approval
  • You must have been a full time student in 2017-2018 with the intent of returning full time in the fall of 2018.
  • Position will run late June – late August 2018, exact dates TBA.
  • $15.38 per hour plus 4% vacation pay
  • 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday
How to Apply:
Please mention you saw this posting on WorkInNonProfits.ca.
Please mail, e-mail or drop off your cover letter and resume no later than April 20, 2018 to:

Hastings Community Centre
Attention: Karen Chow, Recreation Programmer
3096 E. Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC, V5K 2A3
Fax: 604 718 6226
Please place your name and position applying for in the subject line.
Contact Details:
Karen Chow
Hastings Community Association
3096 East Hastings street
Vancouver, BC, V5K 2A3

Tel: 604-718-6226
E-mail: K

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