Program Assistant

Competition Number: 238.17

Job Title: Program Assistant

Department: Parks and Recreation - G.R. Pearkes Recreation Centre

Position Type: Two Auxiliary (CUPE Local 2011)

Salary: $16.15/hour plus 13% in lieu of benefits

Posted Date: November 20, 2017

Closing Date: November 30, 2017

Last Modified: December 1, 2017, 5:00 am

Status: Closed


G.R. Pearkes Recreation Centre is seeking Program Assistants who will be responsible for planning and supervising relevant activities in a variety of kindergym and sports parties for children and youth. The Program Assistant will ensure the safety and well-being of participants and will communicate and work cooperatively with participants, parents, coordinators and supervisors.  The ideal candidates will have the ability to organize large games of dodgeball, floor hockey and soccer.

Requirements include completion of Grade 10; three months experience in a recreational, instructional setting; satisfactory police information check; Emergency First-Aid and CPR Level C and a valid BC Class 4 Driver’s Licence, as required.

The successful candidates will be required to work Saturday or Sunday, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. or 1 - 3 p.m. (hours/shifts are subject to change).

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