Summer Children's Leader

Edmonton AB, Canada

Apr 27, 2018    Temporary Contract


Job Description

Duties and Responsibilities: • Provide care and supervision for the children involved in the summer children’s program including being a leader for day camps and a cabin leader for a weeklong overnight camp for children grades 1-6 • Implement the lessons and activities including religious instruction and mentoring in Christian character • Ensure a variety of learning activities including music, drama, art, games, storytelling and sharing times are incorporated • Provide care and supervision to groups of children at field trips. Field trip activities may include: swimming, biking, canoeing, outdoor games • Assist with supervision and training of Leaders In Training Youth volunteering in day camps • Assist with the fundraising events that support the summer programs • Reports directly to Summer Site Coordinators and Summer Coordinator Organization Description: Kids On Track is a Christian faith based organization that serves disadvantaged children, youth and families. Central to the mission of Kids On Track is the provision of Christian instruction, mentorship, and faith experiences for children. Please check for further program information.

Required Skills

• Must be in agreement with the Christian mission of the organization • Must be able to function as a team member • Must be able to adhere to the design principles of making sure the program is developmentally appropriate, safe, and welcoming of diversity and uniqueness • Must be responsible and reliable in basic work skills including basic administrative skills such as taking attendance • Must be physically fit and able to participate in a wide range of recreational pursuits • Specific athletic skills such as swimming, biking, archery and canoeing would be an asset • Class 4 or Class 2 (Bus license) an asset • High Five Principals of Healthy Child Development certification an asset • Must have current CPR Level C and First Aid certificate • Must submit a clear Police Security Check and an Intervention Record Check • Minimum of 18 years of age and under the age of 30 (grant requirement) • Must be a Canadian citizen, a permanent resident, or protected persons under the Canadian Immigration and Refugee Protection Act and legally entitled to work and study in Canada (grant requirement)

Education Required

Must have been a full time student in the previous school year, and enrolled as a full time student for the upcoming year (grant requirement)

Experience Required

• Must have experience working with children and demonstrates a caring, warm attitude towards youth/children


Kristy Chaisson
Kids On Track Association of Edmonton

Edmonton AB
T5P 2R7

Ministry Type

Children, Youth