After School Program Staff (Part – Time)
The Boys & Girls Club of East Scarborough is seeking a dynamic, highly motivated individual who is committed to the principles and practices of the Boys & Girls Club. We are currently recruiting for a highly skilled and dynamic individual to join our team of multi-disciplinary staff with a real opportunity to make a difference in the community.
Reporting to: Manager, Children & Early Teens Services
The successful candidate requires a good understanding of working with children and youth, as well as implementing programs. The Candidate will be responsible for the supervision of children in the program and ensuring their safety; meeting children at designated school bus stops and leading them safely to program area; managing behavioral issues and group conflicts between the children; Organize and lead small group games and physical activities for the children. The candidate will be required to assist Program Facilitators in the preparation and facilitation of programs/activities and in the upkeep of program areas. Develop professional relationship with co-workers, participants, parents & school staff and provide homework assistance for those children who require it. This is a very active job where staff is expected to participate in active sports/games with the children, lift, move tables/chairs, and program equipment ensuring they are clean and stored appropriately at the end of each day. The candidate will ensure that daily snacks are prepared and served to the children.
Successful Candidates will have:
- Diploma or degree in any of related field (child and youth care, recreation and leisure services, social work, psychology, sociology, kinesiology)
- Experience working with children aged 6-12 years old.
- Punctual; excellent time management skills
- Self-starter with good problem solving skills
- Strong communication and teamwork abilities
- Enthusiastic, energetic with creative program planning skills.
- Ability to creatively plan, facilitate and instruct participants in a specialty program.
- Demonstrate an understanding of leadership, programming and child/youth management skills.
- Legally eligible to work in Canada
- Food Handlers Certificate
- First Aid/Level C CPR Certification (or willingness to obtain prior to the start of the contract)
- HIGH FIVE PHCD Certification (or willingness to obtain prior to the start of the contract)
- Willingness to obtain a Criminal Records Check upon employment offer
HOW TO APPLY
Applicants should send a resume outlining how they meet the specific requirements of the position to firstname.lastname@example.org. Use Job Code “ASPS -18” in the subject line.
Job Status: Part-time (Contract from Start date till 22nd June 2018)
Hours: 17 per week
Location: Most of our locations are in and around East Scarborough
Thank you for your interest. Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted; The East Scarborough Boys and Girls Club is committed to the principles of employment equity and encourages applicants from all Human Rights protected groups. We strive to meet the accommodation needs of persons with disabilities. Applicants are encouraged to make their needs for accommodation known in advance during the application process.