SUMMER DAYCAMP LEADER
(Our House Child Care Centre – Summer Daycamp)

Mount Pleasant Community Centre Association is seeking highly energetic and flexible individuals to deliver a quality summer daycamp program for families living in the Mount Pleasant community and area.

Our House Daycamp is operating under the guidelines of the provincial health authorities and covid19 operating procedures will be in place to encourage social distancing and maintain the health and safety of all children and staff. Camp Leaders will be required to complete the covid-19 health and safety training in addition to regular daycamp training.

Your responsibilities include:

  • Guiding and caring for children ages 6-12 years.
  • Providing leadership and supervision of children.
  • Planning developmentally appropriate activities that provide children with positive play
    experiences.
  • Leading and facilitating Children’s Rights activities and discussions
  • Actively participating in all aspects of program such as swimming, games and art activities.
  • Ensuring a safe, healthy and fun environment for the children.
  • Maintaining open and supportive relationships with families.
  • Developing strong working relationships with the Daycamp team and community.
  • Daily duties will be assigned.

Qualifications (applicants must have):

  • 20 hours of Responsible Adult Training Certificate or equivalent training in accordance to licensing
    requirements
  • Experience working in a daycamp or related childcare setting as a leader.
  • Current First Aid and CPR certification.
  • Criminal Record Check clearance letter.
  • Strong skills in program planning for school age children.
  • Well developed interpersonal skills, including oral and written communication.
  • Effective leadership and supervisory skills with children and adults.
  • An ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • A willingness to deliver services to a culturally and economically diverse community.
  • Knowledge of Children’s Rights
  • Ability to lead and facilitate activities, games and discussions

Terms of Employment:

  • Contract (full commitment for the summer, 35-40 hours/week)
  • Wage: $19.44 – $20.96/hour, depending on years of experience in child care or recreation (includes
    4% vacation pay)
  • July 4 – September 2, 2022 (additional mandatory training/planning dates in June prior to camp
    starting)

PLEASE SUBMIT RESUME & COVER LETTER TO:
Attention: Jo Chahal – Our House Child Care Centre Manager

jasleen.chahal@vancouver.ca

Mount Pleasant Community Centre Association
123 West 16th Avenue, Vancouver, BC V5Y 0B3

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE

We thank all applicants. However, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted