Job Posting 91402

Youth Day Camp Leader
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  •  16.50/hr, 40 hr/wk, 12 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: Youth Day Camp Leader  

Contract: 12 weeks, 40 hours/week               

Number of openings: 6

Wage: $ 16.50/hr

Vacation: 4% paid out

Date Range: June 5– August 25, 2023

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

                                                                                                                            

 Responsibilities:

  • Help lead the Kids Day Camp Program
  • Implement a physical literacy-based Christian Character Education curriculum
  • Implement daily half-day field trips including
  • 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
  • Record and track participant medical and behavioural info
  • Be aware of and implement all policy and procedures associated with the program
  • Know, enforce, and follow all safety guidelines associated with the program
  • Ensure the cleanliness of off-site and KOT locations

 Qualifications

  • Must be in agreement with Christian mission of KOT
  • Must have basic administrative and management skills
  • Must have basic experience in leading youth with a variety of learning and behavioural challenges
  • Must be able to function in a team culture
  • Must have basic 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

  • 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 (bus license) is an asset
  • Access to own vehicle is an asset
  • High Five PHCD or Quest II certification an asset
  • Lifeguard certification is an asset

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