Career Opportunities

Play Leader - Summer Fun Program

The Town of Allan is seeking an active and energetic individual to assist the Summer Fun Coordinator in delivering activities, games and crafts for children ages 5-12. Potential candidates must be responsible and able to demonstrate qualities of a positive role model and leader for children. Previous experience working with children is an asset but not required. This position is dependent on funding from provincial and federal grants.

 

Job Responsibilities

  • Lead a variety of age appropriate activities involving sport, recreation & culture for children and youth.

  • Provide safe and supportive environment for children aged 5+

  • Maintain accurate daily logs including attendance, program schedule and financials

  • Work alongside and take directions from Coordinator

  • Encourage participation from children and youth

  • Work with volunteers as needed

Qualifications and Skill Requirements

  • Must be at least 15 years of age and a secondary or post-secondary student returning to school in the fall of 2022. (15 year olds are required to obtain a Certificate of Completion from the Young Worker Readiness Certificate Course)

  • Have a Babysitting Course Certificate

  •  Problem solving skills

Remaining Details

  • Position Reports to: Town of Allan Recreation Director

  • Anticipated Start/End Date: June 27 – August 26, 2022. Monday to Friday.

  • Location: Allan, Saskatchewan, located 30 minutes east of Saskatoon off of Highway 16.

  • Wage: Starting at $12.25/hr. The weekly hours of this position may be shared based on number of applications.

Requirements for Application

Qualified applicants can send a resume to Town of Allan Recreation Director, Laura Rice at townofallan@outlook.com or by mail to Town of Allan, Box 159, Allan, SK, S0K 0C0. If you require further information call the Town Office at 306-257-3272.

Deadline for application: May 20, 2022

Program Coordinator - Summer Fun Program

The Town of Allan is seeking a community minded and enthusiastic individual to lead a Summer Fun Program for youth ages 5-13. The Coordinator will have a Play Leader to assist with running program activities. Potential candidates should have previous experience working with children and knowledge in developing quality programming. Must be self-motivated and possess strong leadership qualities. Priority will be given to post-secondary students enrolled in a collage in which the study area focus is children, i.e. Education, Early Childhood, Kinesiology, Nursing, etc.

Job Responsibilities

  • Plan, coordinate and lead a variety of age appropriate activities involving sport, recreation & culture for children and youth

  •  Provide safe and supportive environment for children aged 5+

  •  Purchase and prepare activity kits for registered participants

  •  Maintain accurate daily logs including attendance, program schedule and financials

  •  Be a positive role model for children and youth

  •  Work with volunteers as needed

Qualifications and Skill Requirements

  • Must be at least 17 years of age

  •  Valid CPR/1 st Aid and AED Training certificate

  •  Current Criminal Record & Vulnerable Sectors Checks

  •  Time management and organizational skills

  •  Strong verbal and written communication

  •  Problem solving skills

  •  Valid driver’s licence and vehicle

Remaining Details

  • Position Reports to: Town of Allan Recreation Director

  • Anticipated Start/End Date: June 13 – August 26, 2022. Monday to Friday

  • Due to COVID-19 it will be a slow roll out process with the delivery of activity kits and virtual meetings for the initial weeks of the program until, small group in-person activities can begin.

  • Location: Allan, Saskatchewan, located 30 minutes east of Saskatoon off Highway 16.

  • Wage: $15/hr. Full time position at 35 hrs. /week.

Requirements for Application

Qualified applicants can send a resume to the Town of Allan Recreation Director, Laura Rice at townofallan@outlook.com or by mail to Town of Allan, Box 159, Allan, SK, S0K 0C0. If you require further information call the Town Office at 306-257-7799.

 

Deadline for application: June 20, 2022. Position may be filled prior to this date with a suitable candidate.