Start Date: November
Number of Positions: 6
Work Hours: 2:00pm-6:00pm
Certificates Required: First Aid and C.P.R. certifications
• Provide supervision and leadership to program participants.
• Provide a safe, structured environment for the participants.
• Ensure that the participants’ needs are met and that they are enjoying the program.
• Ensure that the Members’ Rules of Conduct are carried out in the program
• Act as a role model for the participants conducting oneself in a respectful, cordial, mature and responsible manner.
• Adhere to the Principles for Healthy Child Development.
• Take the time to research and to plan assigned program activities, making activities innovative, motivating, and interesting to our members.
• Always maintain acceptable appearance in uniform and personal hygiene.
• Work with and provide directions to the volunteers and students.
• Attend staff meetings, trainings, and planning sessions as required.
• Responsible for helping to clean the program areas and other maintenance duties as needed.
• Act as a representative of BGC Durham and help promote the Club by example and being of service to parents, volunteers, and other clients as the need arises.
• Maintain regular, positive and consistent feedback to parents when they are signing out their child/children.
• Complete written documentation as required and submit to supervisor in a timely fashion.
• Follow and practice all health and safety rules in accordance with the Occupational Health and Safety Act and the Public Health Act.
• Ensure that supplies and equipment are adequate, safe and in good repair.
• Must be fully vaccinated
• Experience in programs for youth 5-18 years of age and knowledge of child development
• Excellent communication skills
• Familiar with the High Five Principles of Healthy Child Development
• Knowledge of fitness and nutrition
• First Aid and C.P.R. certifications
• Punctual, meticulous, and reliable
• Flexible hours are required, dictated by programming needs
• Required to work in a variety of settings including outdoors and, in the pool.