Summer Playgroup Coordinator
Position Start Date: June 24, 2019
Position End Date: August 29, 2019
Posting closes: June 10, 2019
Oaklands Community Association is looking for a Summer Playgroup Coordinator to facilitator our outdoor summer playgroup for ages 0-5. This is a 7 hour per week position for July and August. Hours worked will be Mondays and Thursdays (with the exception of statutory holidays) from 9 am-12:30 pm plus up to five hours per month of planning time.
Create an environment that fosters early learning growth and development and facilitate the child care providers involvement in the activities of the playgroup.
Model effective strategies that support early learning and care; allow and encourage child care providers to observe and practice these strategies.
Clearly outline playgroup expectations to child care providers and follow through with ensuring compliance with expectations.
Provide a safe, secure, friendly environment in which collaboration, communication, and learning are encouraged and supported for both children and their care providers.
Maintain program tracking binder, supplies, and equipment.
Set up playgroup as well as take down/clean up after playgroup.
A more complete job description is available upon application, if requested.
All applicants must have:
3-5 years related experience working with young children and adults
Demonstrated excellent interpersonal, collaborative, and communication skills, as well as ability to demonstrate cultural awareness and sensitivity, creativity, and act as a resource for child care providers in the areas of early learning and care.
Demonstrated strong leadership and decision making skills; instill trust and confidence with others, coach/mentor appropriately, and facilitate a positive environment of learning.
Class 5 driver’s license and transportation.
Ability to lift 25 lbs or more
Current First Aid and CPR certificate
Signed authorization to conduct a criminal record check
Rate of Pay: $18-20 per hour
Apply to: Send cover letter and resume to:
Oaklands Community Centre
1-2827 Belmont Avenue
Victoria, B.C. V8R 4B2
Phone: 250-370-9101 ext. 2