Lisa Cameron
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The Spirit Kids Summer Day Camp at Squamish United Church has been created to serve the community's needs with an engaging and fun summer program for the children in our care.  The camp runs July and August; the core hours are 9:00 am to 4:00 pm and before and after care is offered. The Summer Student Child Care Associate will assist with the supervision and planning of programs for children in our camp. Applicants should be fun-loving, creative and caring, be between the ages of 16 and 25, and first aid certification would be beneficial.  Hours of work will be 25/week with the potential to work more. Interested applicants are asked to forward their resume by Friday, June 7 indicating the position applied for, to [email protected]

JOB DESCRIPTION  

OVERVIEW OF PROGRAM

The Spirit Kids Summer Day Camp at Squamish United Church has been created to serve the community's needs with an engaging and fun summer program for the children in our care.  The core hours of the Camp will be 9:00 am to 4:00 pm but before and after care will be offered from 8:00 am until 5:00 pm.

DUTIES Under the direction of the Assistant Manager and Director of Family Programming, the Summer Student Child Care Associate assists with the supervision and the implementation of planned programs for children in a structured, fun-loving environment. 

JOB REQUIREMENTS

·        be able to relate well with families and to provide care and guidance to school-aged children  ranging in ages from 4 to 11

·        be flexible, resourceful and tactful

·        ideal candidate will have first aid certification

·        minimum of 16 years of age  

HOURS OF WORK Program runs July 8 to August 2 and from August 12 to August 30 with one week of orientation and planning for a total of 8 weeks over the summer period.  Hours are approximately 25 hours per week and flexibility is a necessity.