Leader in Training (LIT) Program Facilitator

Expiry Date: Monday, April 3, 2017

Location: 
Toronto

Job Description

TKBGC is looking for a Fantastic Summer Team!

Job Title: LIT Program Facilitator

Location: 20 Portugal Square and/or 101 Spruce Street

Contract type: Seasonal – 10 weeks Position

Duration: Monday June 19th, 2017 - Friday August 25th, 2017 Hours/Wage: $13/hr. - 35-40 hours per week between 8am and 6pm

Reporting to: Youth Services Coordinator

Job Description: • Assist in developing and implementing a Leader in Training (LIT) program for young people 14-18 years of age that develops skills, confidence and competencies in Community Service, Healthy Choices, Teamwork, Leadership and Learning for Life. • Support the placement of LITs in leadership positions in day camp program and work to enhance the healthy development of youth • Work co-operatively with staff, volunteers, parents, and participants in developing an effective team • Assist staff in supporting LITs • Problem solve effectively making decisions based on fairness, consistency and common sense • Supervise activities and ensure safety and inclusion of all participants in program activities • Complete paperwork in a timely manner (program plans, program reports and evaluations and incident reports) • Maintain positive professional relationships with peers, campers, parents, community members and other Toronto Kiwanis Boys and Girls Clubs patrons • Adhere to Toronto Kiwanis Boys and Girls Clubs Policies and Procedures and maintain a safe and healthy working environment • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications: • Minimum 16 years of age • Experience working with youth 14-18 years of age • Experience supervising a team of three or more staff • Standard first aid qualifications (acquired before first day of training) • HIGHFIVE - Principles of Healthy Childhood Development • Must be able to participate in aquatic activities on a daily basis • Currently enrolled full time in an Academic Institution with intent to return in the Fall of 2017

Applications are due: 5 P.M. on Monday April 3rd, 2017. Please send a cover letter and resume in one document to Haneen Azzam, Manager of Youth Services, [email protected]. No phone calls please.

The Toronto Kiwanis Boys and Girls Clubs encourage applications from all interested parties regardless of race, religion, ability or sexual orientation. We thank all applicants for applying, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. A pre-screening program is in place for all new hires that will include either a group interview or a direct observation with children/youth. The successful candidates must undergo a Criminal Reference Check. Toronto Kiwanis Boys and Girls Clubs 101 Spruce Street, Toronto, ON, M5A 2J3