Job Posting 75267

Team Lead – Afterschool Programs - Cameron and Douglas Elementary Schools
Burnaby Neigbhourhood House
Vancouver & Lower Mainland
closed 6 days ago (Fri, 17 Sep)
part time  •  19.24/hour

The Burnaby Neighbourhood House is a volunteer-driven, community-based social service agency that provides programs and services in response to identified community needs. The Team Lead is responsible for overseeing a targeted afterschool drop-in program developed in an outdoors setting. This is a free-of-cost program aimed at providing extra social/emotional support for participants with barriers. The Team Lead reports directly to the After School Program Coordinator.

General Duties & Responsibilities:

·         To promote Neighbourhood House philosophy by ensuring participants have the opportunities to connect across program areas.

·         To ensure all policies and procedures, as set by the board, are followed

·         To oversee and ensure a quality program for participants, ensuring social, physical, creative, and emotional needs are being met

·         To assist supervisor in planning outdoors curriculum while implementing health and safety policies and protocols for Covid-19

·         To provide ongoing supervision and support for staff and volunteers

·         To assist the coordinator in management of the budget

·         To provide initial orientation for new children (group of 18-20 participants)

·         To provide monthly statistics as required for agency

·         Participate in community dinners and other BNH events as required

·         Liaise with school and community staff

·         To build positive relationships with participants and provide on-going social/emotional support

·         To maintain positive relationships with other groups/programs in the schools

·         To build relationships with parents and address concerns or to resolve issues

·         Other tasks as required (staff training, evaluations, etc) in cooperation with Director


·         Knowledge and awareness of issues surrounding diversity and multiculturalism

·         Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills

·         Course work in Recreation Leadership or Child and Youth Care, or completion of a combination of courses, in child development, guidance, health and safety, nutrition and leadership.

·         2-3 years of experience providing care and mature guidance to school-aged children in a daycare or recreational setting

·         Experience supervising and supporting staff and volunteers

·         Current 1st Aid and CPR certification

·         Current criminal record check

·         Caring About Food Safety (free online course)

·         Anaphylaxis in a Childcare Setting (free online course)

·         Documented compliance with BC's immunization and tuberculosis control programs

·         Class 4 Driver's License an asset

·         Food Safe Level 1 an asset

·         2nd language an asset

Hours of Work:

$19.24/hr. This is a term position. This schedule is 18 hours per week, this includes in site shift, planning time and team meetings. Shifts are from 2:30pm to 5:00 pm.


-Available from Monday to Friday

-Afterschool program runs according to schools’ schedule, off on winter and spring break.

-The position will continue until the month of June 2022.

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