Job posting : Monitor Team Leader

Job posting: Monitor Team Leader

DESCRIPTION
IORAHKOTE Camp is a day camp for Indigenous children. With the learning of Indigenous culture as a backdrop, we want children to develop a taste for healthy lifestyles and have the opportunity to experience both physical and social successes in building a healthy self-confidence. The camp is divided into three age groups: 5-7 years, 8-9 years, 10-12 years. Team leaders will be responsible for a specific age group.

Summary of responsibilities:
• Reporting to the day camp coordinator, the day camp team leader, assures the safety and respect of the standards of quality the animations of his group as well as to the safety of the participants.

Main functions:
• Compulsory participation in training activities
• Supervise a team of animators and chaperones
• Ensure respect and achievement of thematic planning
• Create, and ensure the animation of the various planned activities and group games
• Communicate regularly with the coordinator
• Have good relations with campers’ parents
• Create an atmosphere of harmony and respect
• Organize team meetings as needed
• Ensure the hygiene, health and safety of participants at all times
• Administer first aid during incidents and complete the report to that effect
• Ensure respect for the different policies and procedures of the camp
• Produce weekly written reports

Personal qualities :
Leadership, dynamism, creativity, versatility, resourcefulness, sense of responsibility, stress tolerance

Requirements:

  • Have at least one year of experience in day camps
  • Experience providing services to Aboriginal children;
  • Good command of French / English spoken and written.
  • First aid training would be an asset
  • Cadidates must pass a criminal background check

Work conditions :

  • Seasonal contract from June 17 to August 23, 2019
  • 35 hours / week for 10 weeks, including training.
  • Salary of $ 15.50 per hour
  • Work Locations: 2515 Delisle Street, Montreal, QC H3J 1K8
  • Working hours: Alternation between 8:00 to 16:00 or 9:00 to 17:00 from Monday to Friday

To apply
Interested persons are encouraged to send their curriculum vitae and a letter of interest to the attention of Christopher Reid Education Coordinator, no later than May 10, 2019.
By email only: rh@nativemontreal.com
Priority will be given to Indigenous candidates
(You are Aboriginal and unsure of meeting the criteria? You are encouraged to apply)
Thank you for your interest in our organization. Note that only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.