POSITION TITLE: Homework Club Staff (4-8 hours per week, starting September 18, 2017)

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JOB SUMMARY

South-East Ottawa Community Health Centre is a non-profit health, social services and community agency.   We are seeking staff to work in our after-school programs in the Shearwater Court and Karsh Court neighbourhoods in the Hunt Club area.  The program runs in both locations on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 4-6 PM.

 

Under the direction of the Health Promoter for Youth or designate, Homework Club staff are responsible for developing and supervising activities for children and youth 6-12 years of age. Successful candidates will have an abundance of enthusiasm and energy, and can lead a variety of low-organized, cooperative, and teambuilding activities.

Homework Club staff can adapt quickly to changing circumstances, and are comfortable leading small or large-size groups. The ability to establish daily, weekly, and monthly program schedules, incorporating a variety of special events, theme days, and other activities are essential to this role.

Qualifications:

  • Currently working towards completion of an undergraduate degree, college certification in a relevant discipline or combination of education and/or relevant experience
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience working directly with children 6-12 years of age in social-recreation, day camp, or similar setting
  • Demonstrated effective leadership and mentoring skills
  • Knowledge of current child and youth issues
  • Exceptional program planning skills
  • Self-motivated team player with good interpersonal skills
  • Current First Aid/CPR certification
  • Criminal Record Check
  • Additional languages preferred (French, Somali, Arabic and/or Spanish)
  • Valid Driver’s License is an asset

Salary range: $14.00-17.80/ hour 

Please forward your curriculum vitae, cover letter, and a 1 to 2 page attachment (point form) which clearly demonstrates how your previous skills and experience correspond to each of the above qualifications, by 4:00 p.m. Monday, August 28, 2017 

ATTN: James Tanguay, Health Promoter for Youth https://seochc.bamboohr.co.uk/jobs/view.php?id=27

SEOCHC is committed to employment equity and values diversity in the workforce. We thank all candidates for their interest, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Candidates with a disability requiring accommodation during the interview process should advise Human Resources so arrangements can be made.