Job Posting 100986

Children’s Summer Program Leader
ASSIST Community Services Centre
Edmonton area
Unit 2, 810 Saddleback Road Edmonton, AB T6J 4W4
closed 4 days ago (Tue, 21 May)
canada summer jobs / summer students  •  $16 per hour


  • Work collaboratively with the program coordinator to plan lessons, workshops, crafts and fieldtrips that are feasible and culturally appropriate
  • Work cooperatively in a team to deliver plans effectively and efficiently
  • Assist the program coordinator to train, supervise, and support volunteers
  • Lead and participate in activities including games, crafts, and science experiments
  • Engage with and supervise children
  • Be a positive role model
  • Create and maintain a safe, positive and fun environment for the children, other day camp leaders and volunteers
  • Assist and support guest instructors and facilitate all activities
  • Deliver first aid to children if necessary
  • Record children and volunteer information as required
  • Assist the camp coordinator to provide information and to communicate with parents
  • Assist in the preparation of the final end of summer report


  • Post-secondary student in Education, Physical Education and Recreation, Early Childhood Development, or equivalent of experience and education
  • Have experience and enjoy delivering in-person recreation programs to children (ages 6 to 10)
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Able to work well with others
  • Proficiency in Mandarin or Cantonese would be an asset but not required
  • Demonstrate strong leadership abilities
  • Possess current first aid certificate
  • Successful applicants must undergo security and child welfare check


Other Information:


Hours of work:

July 2 to 5, 2024 and August 19 to 20, 2024: 8:30am to 5:00pm (40 hours/week)

July 8 to August 16, 2024: 9:00am to 5:00pm (40 hours/week)


ASSIST offers flexibility and a supportive working environment.


Police Information Check including vulnerable sector search and Intervention Record Check are conditions of employment.


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