DISTRICT OF SAANICH
PARKS AND RECREATION DEPARTMENT
COMMUNITY SERVICES DIVISION PROGRAM LEADER I - YOUTH SERVICES Auxiliary Position
(Saanich Youth Centres)
As a Program Leader I, you will rely on your leadership skills to plan and lead programs for the Youth Services Section. Specifically, this position will assist in planning and coordinating a variety of programs including an LGBTQ2IA+ Youth Drop in. Working alongside another Program Leader I; effectively communicating and working cooperatively with participants, families and supervisors; and ensure the enjoyment and safety of all participants by maintaining the program site, implementing safe practices and leading well organized activities.
Requirements include completion of Grade 10; three months experience working with participants in a recreational or instructional setting; satisfactory police information check, Emergency First-Aid and CPR-C. The ideal candidates will have experience working with youth, and have the ability to be inclusive and flexible to ensure a positive environment is created for all participants; demonstrated customer service and interpersonal skills; ability to maintain a high degree of enthusiasm and personal motivation. Experience working with people with behavioural or cognitive difficulties is an asset. We encourage members of the LGBTQIA+ community to apply. The successful candidate will work varying shifts including weekends, evenings, up to 10 hours per week (hours/shifts per week).
Please note: If shortlisted, applicants must provide proof of completion of Grade 10 and current Emergency First Aid and CPR-C at time of interview. This is a C.U.P.E. Local 2011 position with a wage of $21.73 per hour plus 13% in lieu of benefits. Job description and competition information can be found at www.saanich.ca . Please apply by 11:45 p.m. on December 31, 2021 quoting competition 21201 to
: Human Resources, District of Saanich, 770 Vernon Avenue, Victoria, BC, V8X 2W7 (Fax 250-475-5550) or Email email@example.com
. While we thank all applicants for applying, only those under consideration will be contacted.