Youth Leader I* - Skateboard Camp

Competition Number: 28.18

Job Title: Youth Leader I* - Skateboard Camp

Department: Parks and Recreation - Gordon Head Recreation Centre

Position Type: Temporary for up to 9 weeks with an anticipated start date of June 23, 2018 (CUPE Local 2011)

Salary: $20.08/hour plus 13% in lieu of benefits

Posted Date: February 8, 2018

Last Modified: March 27, 2018, 2:06 pm

Status: Open Until Filled


The competition will remain open until a successful candidate is hired. 

Under the general direction of a Recreation Programmer, the Youth Leader (Skateboard Camp) will provide direct supervision to participants in an instructional program specifically for skateboarders.  This summer program will teach participants how to safely land tricks and learn general skateboard maintenance. The successful candidate will be responsible for: planning and supervising relevant activities; ensuring the safety and well-being of participants; and communicating and working cooperatively with participants, parents, coordinators and supervisors.  Applicants must have a strong background in skateboarding as well as a strong belief in practicing safe skateboarding habits. 

Requirements include completion of Grade 10, three months of full-time experience in a recreation day-camp environment, satisfactory police information check, Emergency First-Aid and CPR Level C, and possession of or willingness to obtain a valid BC Class 4 Driver’s Licence.

The successful candidate will be required to work Monday to Friday with varying daytime shifts, up to 40 hours per week (hours/shifts are subject to change).

*Testing will be conducted*

Contact Information:

Job description for Youth Leader I* [PDF - 11 KB].

*Note: This job title and description are under review.