YMCA of the Okanagan
  • 20-Mar-2019 to 26-Apr-2019 (PST)
  • Kelowna, BC, CAN
  • 16.84
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

Competitive + YMCA Family Gym Membership


Location:   H2O Fitness + Adventure Centre

Compensation:   $16.84 / hour

  • 3 weeks paid vacation
  • Paid sick days
  • Sick days for family members
  • Extended health and dental benefits
  • Annual YMCA Pension contribution of 5%
  • Gym Membership (for you and your family at all 3 YMCA Kelowna locations!)

Schedule:   Full Time

  • 35 - 40hrs/week
  • Tuesday - Saturday

Placement Date:  ASAP

The Child & Youth Program Supervisor is energetic, personable, resourceful, well-organized, with superior interpersonal skills, who excels in a fast-paced and challenging work environment.

Reporting to the Child and Youth Manager, the Child and Youth Program Supervisor is a key member to the Child and Youth team at the H2O Adventure + Fitness Centre.

The Child and Youth Program Supervisor mentors and develops the Child & Youth front line staff (Program Leaders and Assistants), ensuring quality program delivery and consistent evaluation for continued growth and improvement. In addition, the Child and Youth Program Supervisor will maintain relationships at the H2O Adventure + Fitness Centre with our members while instilling our core values of caring, respect, responsibility and honesty.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Provides support, coaching and supervision to Program Leaders/Assistants and Volunteers in all Child and Youth Programs
  • Assist the Child and Youth Manager with on-boarding Program Leaders/Assistants and Volunteers
  • Willingness to work flexible hours based on program needs; including evenings and weekend
  • Strong conflict resolution and leadership skills
  • Responsible for all program communications to members (e-mails and newsletters using MailChimp)
  • Ability to work independently and take initiative in a fast-paced environment  
  • Willingness to work outdoors and meet the demands created by a physically challenging environment
  • Adaptable and flexible and enjoys that not every day is the same
  • Ensure the health and safety of the children is maintained at all time

Qualifications:

  • Experience and/or education in program development and implementation
  • Experience in a Supervisor role an asset
  • Customer Service/Recreational experience an asset
  • Experience working with special needs children an asset
  • Proficient with technology (Microsoft Office Software, Program Registration Software CLASS, Mail Chimp)
  • Basic swimming ability
  • Current Standard First Aid and CPR-C  (or willingness to obtain)
  • A satisfactory Criminal Record Check. Successful candidates will be required to provide a current and satisfactory Criminal Reference Check/Vulnerable Sector Search issued no later than six months preceding your start date. The YMCA will provide applicable instructions and paperwork
  • Upon request provide three references.  A minimum of two will be professional in nature (Ex. employer, supervisor, colleague, teacher, coach, etc.)
  • A satisfactory Criminal Record Check. Successful candidates will be required to provide a current and satisfactory Criminal Reference Check/Vulnerable Sector Search issued no later than [six (6) months] preceding your start date. The YMCA will provide applicable instructions and paperwork.

 
Competencies:

  • Commitment to Mission, Vision and Values: Demonstrates and promotes a personal understanding of and appreciation for the mission, vision and values of YMCA of Okanagan.
  • Service Attitude: Identifies needs and wants of members/participants as priority and responds in an effective and timely manner to enhance every person's YMCA

 

Application Process:


Please apply with cover letter and resume addressed to:

Nicole Hanson

Manager, Child and Youth - H2O

YMCA of the Okanagan
  • Apply Now

  • * Fields Are Required

    What is your full name?

    How can we contact you?

.
About Us Careers News Events Contact Us YMCA Canada LinkedIn Twitter Facebook Instagram Donate Now Programs Schedules Locations Join the YMCA Volunteer Opportunities to Give Kelowna Downtown YMCA Kelowna Family YMCA H2O Adventure + Fitness Centre Child Care Camps Logo