CHILDREN AND YOUTH PROGRAM


SUMMER DAY CAMP COUNSELOR
Little Mountain Neighbourhood House is seeking Summer Camp Counselors (3 positions) to join the Child and Youth team. This position is temporary full time position for 9 weeks between June-August 2017. The successful applicant(s) will be available to work Monday-Friday from 8:30am-4:30pm.

The successful applicant is a current is post-secondary student enrolled in Education, Social Science or a related program. The candidate must be a returning, full-time student between the ages of 19 and 30. The Counselor is responsible for core aspects of the LMNH Summer Day Camp program.
 Reports to Summer Day Camp Coordinator & the Child & Youth Worker
Camp Counselor will:
 Assist in developing, promoting, and implementing a fun, safe and enriching day camp experience for children aged 6 to 12
 Promote Summer Camps at various schools and community centers
 Have experience in co-facilitation and working in a team environment
 Provide supervision and evaluation of volunteers
 Carry out various administrative duties, including program planning, registration and evaluations
 Oversee staff-parent communication
 Assist in coordinating events related to summer camp
 Perform other related duties
Qualifications, Skills and Experience
 Valid Standard First Aid Certificate
 Experience working with children (ages 6-12)
 Experience in program planning and group facilitation
 Strong leadership, administrative, and problem solving skills
 Knowledge and experience in recreation, education, and social skill development
 Ability to motivate participants and co-workers
 Ability to work in a multicultural environment
 Education and/or career aspirations in field related to children and youth work
 Exceptional communication skills
 Criminal record check is required
 Fluency in a second language an asset
 Class “4” Driver’s license an asset
Pay: $14.50/hour
Anticipated start date: June 22nd 2017
Please forward a cover letter and resume (quoting: Summer Camp Counselor) to:
Jasica Grewal, Child and Youth Manager at jasica_grewal@lmnhs.bc.ca by Friday May 5th 2017.
Thank you for your interest in Little Mountain Neighbourhood House. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Little Mountain Neighbourhood House is an equal opportunity employer. Positions are based on pending funding confirmation from Canada Summer Jobs

 


SUMMER DAY CAMP COORDINATOR
Little Mountain Neighbourhood House is seeking a Summer Camp Coordinator to join the Children and Youth team. This is a temporary full time position for 10 weeks between June-August 2017. The successful applicant will be available to work Monday-Friday from 8:30am-4:30pm.

The successful applicant is a current post-secondary student enrolled in Education, Social Science, Social Work, or a related program. The candidate must be a returning, full-time student between the ages of 19 and 30. The Coordinator is responsible for all aspects of the LMNH Summer Day Camp program.
 Reports to Child and Youth Program Manager & Child & Youth Worker
Coordinator will
 Develop, promote, and implement a fun, safe and enriching day camp experience for children aged 6 to 12
 Assist in the hiring of Day Camp Counselors
 Assist in training staff and volunteers
 Provide supervision and evaluation of staff and volunteers
 Carry out various administrative duties, including budgeting, program planning, registration, evaluation, and report writing
 Mediate conflicts between program participants, staff and volunteers
 Oversee staff-parent communication
 Coordinate events related to Summer Camps
 Seek community donations for the program, when appropriate
 Perform other related duties
Qualifications, Skills and Experience
 Valid Standard First Aid Certificate
 Experience working with children (ages 6-12)
 Experience in program planning, budgeting and supervision
 Strong leadership, administrative, and problem solving skills
 Knowledge and experience in recreation, education, and social skill development
 Ability to motivate and supervise a team of staff and volunteers
 Ability to work in a multicultural environment
 Education and/or career aspirations in field related to children and youth work
 Exceptional communication skills
 Criminal record check is required
 Class “4” Driver’s license an asset
 Fluency in a second language an asset
Pay:$15/hour
Anticipated start date: June 15th 2017
Please forward a cover letter and resume (quoting: Summer Camp Coordinator) to:
Jasica Grewal, Child & Youth Manager at jasica_grewal@lmnhs.bc.ca by Friday May 5th 2017.
Thank you for your interest in Little Mountain Neighbourhood House. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Little Mountain Neighbourhood House is an equal opportunity employer. Positions are based on pending funding confirmation from Canada Summer Jobs.