Program Leaders and Assistant Program Leaders

From CivicInfo BC - July 28, 2016

Program Leaders and Assistant Program Leaders

Job Code: 2016-PL2
Duration: Auxiliary / On Call / Seasonal
Salary: $17.98 and $20.21 + 12% in lieu of benefits
Last Updated: 7/27/16 3:11 PM


The goal of the City of Burnaby and its employees is to consistently deliver first class service to our community. With this in mind, we hire people who share the same passion, those with the drive and determination to grow with and contribute to our already exceptional team. People like you!

Are you looking for a job leading high quality, safe and fun recreation programs for children and families? As an auxiliary Program Leader, you will meet once per week with a group of elementary students in their school to lead them in play-based recreational activities. Some of the programs may include: Floor Hockey, Badminton, Basketball, All-Sports, Cooking, Science, Crafts, Chess and Babysitters Basics. French speaking opportunities are also available. The role of the Assistant Program Leader is to assist more experienced leaders in recreation programs.

Benefits include ongoing leadership training and mentorship, shifts that work well with your college or university schedule and the opportunity to work as a part of a dynamic and creative team of leaders and supervisors. Our programs are known in the community for excellence, inclusion and fun.

Applicants must have experience planning and leading activities for children, and must possess strong communication and excellent public relations skills. Our Program Leaders require completion of grade 12 and our Assistant Program Leaders require completion of grade 10. Are you passionate, enthusiastic, with strong leadership skills and a commitment to recreation? Do you have experience in coaching, camp counseling, leading Scouts or Guides, tutoring, teaching Sunday school or volunteering in recreation or childcare leadership environment? Have you completed your High Five training? These are the kinds of training and experiences that help to prepare you for work as a Program Leader! Do you see yourself as part of this picture? If you do, then apply today!

The starting wage for Assistant Program Leaders is $17.98 + 12% in lieu of benefits (Pay Grade 8).

The starting wage for Program Leaders is $20.21 + 12% in lieu of benefits (Pay Grade 11).

Please submit your applications online by WednesdayAugust 17, 2016.

Applicants under consideration will required to consent to a Criminal Record Search.

Copies of relevant certificates, degrees or tickets will be required at the time of interview.

Please contact Human Resources at 604-294-7303 if you do not receive a confirmation email within 4 hours of submitting your application online.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

If you would like to include a cover letter along with your application, please ensure to include it in the text area for a cover letter section of the application.


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