Inclusion Program Leader

Competition Number: 22023


Job Title: Inclusion Program Leader

Department: Parks, Recreation and Community Services - Community Services

Position Type: Up to 8 Casual Positions (CUPE Local 2011)

Salary: $21.73/hr plus 13% in lieu of benefits

Posted Date: January 26, 2022

Closing Date: February 14, 2022

Last Modified: January 26, 2022, 11:59 am

Status: Closed


Saanich Parks & Recreation camps offer high quality programming and experienced, well trained staff team to our Community. As an Inclusion Program Leader, you will rely on your leadership skills to supervise and assist participants with additional physical, behavioural or developmental support requirements in a variety of camp settings. Inclusion Program Leaders will assist with activity adaptations, and work cooperatively with participants, parents, and supervisors to ensure camp safety and accessibility.

Spring Break Camps 5 to 16 years of age

Various locations include Gordon Head Recreation Centre, Pearkes Recreation Centre, Cedar Hill Recreation, Saanich Commonwealth Place or off-site locations, such as: Meadow Park, Gordon Head Middle School, Royal Oak Middle School, and other locations within the community. (Acting, Cooking, Engineering, Gymnastics, Outdoor Programs, Sports, Wilderness Adventure, etc.).

Requirements include completion of Grade 10; three months experience working directly with participants in a recreational, day camp, or instructional setting, including experience with children with behaviour difficulties, disabilities and additional support needs; satisfactory police information check, Emergency First-Aid and CPR-C.  The ideal candidates will have the ability to be inclusive and flexible to ensure a positive environment is created for all participants; demonstrated customer service and interpersonal skills; ability to maintain a high degree of enthusiasm and personal motivation.  The successful candidates will be required to work varying shifts, Monday through Friday, length and times will vary between 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (hours/shifts are subject to change).

Please note: If shortlisted, applicants must provide proof of completion of Grade 10 and current Emergency First Aid and CPR-C at time of interview.

Important Information:

The District of Saanich is implementing a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy to help keep our employees and community safe. Confirmation of full vaccination effective January 10, 2022 will be required from anyone accepting employment with the District of Saanich.  Accommodations will be made for those individuals who can’t be vaccinated for reasons protected by the BC Human Rights Code.  A request for an accommodation can be made after you have been offered employment.