Job Title: Summer Program Children’s Supervisor- 8 positions available

Position: 12 weeks, 40 hours/week

Start date: June 5 (grant dependent)
Location: 15641-96 Ave, Edmonton AB, various sites in West Edmonton
Salary/Wage: $ 14.50/hr

Apply with cover letter and resume. Please include relevant course descriptions and certificates and volunteer work. Please include any experience working, volunteering, or participating in a faith based organization. Please send to kristy@kidsontrack.org


Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Provide care and supervision for the children involved in the summer children’s program including being a leader for day camps and a cabin counselor for a weeklong overnight camp for children grades 1-6
  • Deliver pre-planned lessons and activities around various Christian character building topics
  • Ensure a variety of learning activities including music, drama, art, games, storytelling and sharing times are incorporated
  • Provide care and supervision to groups of children at field trips. Field trip activities may include: swimming, biking, canoeing, outdoor games
  • Assist with supervision and training of Leaders In Training Youth volunteering in day camps
  • Assist with the fundraising events that support the summer programs
  • Reports directly to Summer Site Coordinators and Summer Coordinator

 

Requirements/Skills: 

  • Must be in agreement with the Christian mission of the organization
  • Must have experience working with children and demonstrates a caring, warm attitude towards youth/children
  • Must be able to function as a team member
  • 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 be responsible and reliable in basic work skills including basic administrative skills such as taking attendance
  • Must be physically fit and able to participate in a wide range of recreational pursuits
  • Specific athletic skills such as swimming, biking, archery and canoeing would be an asset
  • Class 4 or Class 2 (Bus license) an asset
  • Must have current CPR Level C and First Aid certificate
  • Must submit a clear Police Security Check and an Intervention Record Check
  • Minimum of 18 years of age and under the age of 30 (grant requirement)
  • Must have been a full time student in the previous school year, and enrolled as a full time student for the upcoming year (grant requirement)
  • Must be a Canadian citizen, a permanent resident, or protected persons under the Canadian Immigration and Refugee Protection Act and legally entitled to work and study in Canada (grant requirement)

Organization Description: Kids On Track is a Christian faith based organization that serves disadvantaged children, youth and families. Central to the mission of Kids On Track is the provision of Christian instruction, mentorship, and faith experiences for children. Applicants will need to be in agreement with our organization mission, values and beliefs, and lifestyle policy. They should contact the organization for further details prior to applying. Please check www.kidsontrack.org for further program information.