Job Posting 91400

Kids Day Camp Site Coordinator
Kids on Track Association of Edmonton
Edmonton area
17410 106A Ave and various Edmonton locations
closes in 52 days (Thu, 30 Mar)
canada summer jobs / summer students  •  17.50/hr, 40 hr/wk, 14 weeks

Kids On Track is a community building organization that provides hope, direction, and ongoing support for children, youth, and their parents. Educational, social, spiritual, and recreational elements are combined to deliver well-rounded programs. We cultivate relationships with participants encouraging their faith, character and leadership development, social skills, and a healthy lifestyle. We strive to support families that have limited opportunities due to various challenges. We use physical literacy-based activities and recreational pursuits as a foundation for relationship building and mentoring. All summer positions are grant-dependent and an offer of employment cannot come until funding is confirmed.

 

Job Position:

 

Job Title: Kids Day Camp Site Coordinator

Contract: 14 weeks, 40 hours/week

Number of Openings: 3

Wage: $17.50/hr

Vacation: 4% paid out

Date Rage: May 22-August 25, 2023

Mentor: Full-time Program Manager

Location: 17410-106A Ave NW and various sites around Edmonton

 

Responsibilities:

  • Help plan and oversee the Kids Day Camp Program (1 site, 6 staff, youth volunteers)
  • Help plan and implement a physical literacy-based Christian Character Education curriculum
  • Help plan and implement daily half-day field trips
  • Provide high-quality educational and recreational opportunities and enjoyable experiences for participants
  • Supervise participants and ensure their safety, development, growth, skill achievement, and general well-being
  • Provide support and supervision to staff
  • Implement all policy and procedures and ensure the staff and volunteers are following protocols
  • Maintain program records
  • Record and track participant medical and behavioural info
  • Communicate with parents, program staff, and senior staff as necessary
  • Ensure the cleanliness of off-site and KOT locations

Qualifications:

  • Must be in agreement with Christian mission of KOT
  • Must be an experienced leader, able to direct and instruct others in organizing tasks to be completed
  • Must have administrative and management skills
  • Must be experienced in leading children with a variety of learning and behavioural challenge
  • Must have experience planning and implementing Christian faith-based lessons, utilizing a variety of different experiential learning techniques
  • Must be able to implement learning activities that: are age appropriate, utilize experiential learning techniques, are linked to practical life applications, and build social competencies
  • must be able to adhere to the design principles of making sure the program is developmentally appropriate, safe, and welcoming of diversity and uniqueness
  • Must have stamina and ability to participate in activities

 Requirements/Skills:

  • Driver's license and access to own vehicle (mileage reimbursed)
  • CPR level C and Standard First Aid
  • Clear Police Security and Intervention Record Checks
  • Under the age of 30 (grant requirement)
  • Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or protected persons under the Canadian Immigration and Refugee Protection Act and legally required to work and study in Canada
  • Class 5 or Class 2 an asset
  • High Five PHCD or Quest II certification an asset
  • Lifeguard certification an asset

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