Job Posting 71807

Senior Summer Activity Leaders
Cedar Cottage Neighbourhood House
Vancouver & Lower Mainland
Cedar Cottage Neighbourhood House
closed 13 days ago (Fri, 11 Jun)
canada summer jobs / summer students  •  $19.87 to $21.00 per hour

Position:         Senior Activity Leaders


Cedar Cottage Neighbourhood House is looking for 2 Activity Leaders.  The purpose of this program is to provide a safe, open and supportive outdoor space for community; specifically, children, youth, and seniors during the summer months. 


Most activities will take place outside in our newly built Community Park and Playground with a Community Garden and a space for teaching Indigenous plants and medicines.  All activities will follow all Work safe COVID-19 protocols. 


The youth will lead both cultural, recreational and social inclusion programs for community.  Specific programs will include:


  • Work with the Garden Coordinator on a pre-teen program (Urban Roots) - 2 days
  • Work with the Anti-racism and Community Engagement Worker on activities driven by the social justice club
  • Develop a school age outdoor program for local children - 2 days
  • Work as part of the Summer 2021 Team on all special events and community building activities


This is an exciting opportunity for someone wanting to seek a career in community based Social Justice work.   



  • Undergraduate degree in Child and Youth Care, Social Work, Education or any related social sciences
  • 2-3 years experience  implementing programs for school age children and youth
  • A creative individual with innovation approaches to reach a wide diversity of people living in the KCC Community
  • Ability to lead values-based programs that meet the mission and strategic directions of Cedar Cottage Neighbourhood House
  • A Highly professional individual that can work inside a very informal setting
  • Knowledge of social justice is critical to this position
  • Ability to work evenings and weekends


Resumes to:               Cedar Cottage Neighbourhood House

                                    4065 Victoria Drive, Vancouver, BC V5N 4M9



Closing Date:                         June 11th 2021

Hourly Wage:                         $19.87 to $21.00 per hour depending on experience and qualifications
(11 weeks; June 21st or June 28th start date)

Terms of Employment:          30 hours per week, some flexibility to work weekends


We thank all applicants; however only those short-listed will be contacted

We are an equal opportunity employer

Must meet the requirements of Canada Summer Jobs Program

Must be between 15 and 30 years of age, legally entitled to work in Canada


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