SERVICE AREA: YMCA Camping
POSITION: Outdoor Program Instructors
REPORTS TO: Director, Outdoor Centre
HOURS: Fixed Term (January 2015 – April 2015, part time variable hours, evenings and weekends as required)
SALARY: $12.69 per hour
START DATE: January 2015
FUNCTION: The incumbent is responsible for facilitating environmental, leadership and recreation programs at the Outdoor Centre, as well as maintenance and kitchen duties as required.
· Deliver safe and educational programs to all users of the site (e.g. students, church group participants, businesses)
· Perform kitchen and maintenance duties, as required
· Clean up after groups depart
· Adhere to and be aware of safety guidelines and policies
· Ensure that equipment and program areas are always in good repair
· Ensure that locations are well maintained
· Attend workshops, trainings, conferences and staff meetings as required
· Assume other duties as assigned
· High School diploma
· 3-6 months relevant experience
· First Aid/CPR certification
· Ropes Training an asset
· National Lifeguard Certification an asset
· A “G class” driver’s license (to drive a van) an asset
· Acceptable Police Check
Communication: Communicates in a thorough, clear and timely manner to support information sharing.
Concern for Health and Safety: Acknowledges and understands how to manage and educate others of risk and harm reduction.
Creativity and Innovation: Develops new ways or adapts existing ideas to help achieve desired results.
Initiative: Knows when to do the right thing.
Relationship Building and Collaboration: Builds positive interactions both internally and externally to build enthusiasm and appreciation to achieve work related goals.
Tolerance for Ambiguity: Functions effectively in situations of less than perfect or incomplete information.
In addition to the above competencies the Association Core Competencies are required: Commitment to Organization Vision and Values, Diversity, Integrity, Teamwork.
Note: This position requires a commitment to the YMCA mission and core values, as well as a commitment to building developmental assets in children and adults.
Send resume and cover letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org Human Resources, YMCA Administration Offices, 460 Frederick Street, Suite 203, Kitchener ON N2H 2P5 Fax to: 519-576-6223
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Wednesday, December 31, 2014 12:00pm
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