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Drop In Site Leader (Malton CC)

Req ID: 2496
Vacancy Type: Seasonal 
Number of Positions: 1  
Closing Date: 01/27/2020

Job Summary

Under the direction of the Supervisor of Community Programs, the successful candidate will assist in the operation of the Drop-In Program to meet the needs of all participants and to ensure adequate safety while facilitating leisure activities.

Duties and Responsibilities
  • Supervise the youth and planned activities in designated facility areas, manage behaviour and report any relevant participant/ staffing issues to site leader.
  • Assist with program equipment set ups and tear downs. Inspect program equipment and facility to minimize potential risk to participants. Ensure the program location is always left clean, orderly and safe at all times.
  • Perform all necessary administration and program functions pertaining to the operation of each drop-in program ensuring that appropriate policies are being adhered to
  • Read and understand the Mississauga Youth Centres Part - time Staff Manual and follow the outlined procedures and philosophies.
  • Assist and encourage youth in the planning, initiating, coordinating, and promoting of recreational activities and special events. Develop programs and activities to challenge the group of youth.
  • Ensure qualifications are current and renewed prior to expiration.
  • To provide quality customer service and act as a knowledgeable resource to participants, volunteers and patrons
  • Attend and participant in staff meetings and trainings as required.
  • To ensure supervision of participants at all times and provide a safe and enjoyable experience for all participants by adhering to department safety standards and assisting with emergency procedures as required
  • Complete all mandatory online e-learning modules.
  • Read, understand and abide by all City Divisional Standards, Corporate Policies and Procedures, including Human Resources Policies, Respectful Employee Conduct, Health and Safety Regulations and Freedom of Information Act.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.
  • Incorporate and model the HIGH FIVE® Principles of Healthy Child Development in program delivery where appropriate.
Skills and Qualifications
  • The successful candidate will be a dynamic and outgoing individual who is a self-starter and able to work with minimal supervision.
  • They will have previous experience working with youth in a leadership capacity and will have a strong understanding of the program content.
  • The candidate will hold a valid Emergency First Aid / CPR “B” certification (Lifesaving Society, Canadian Red Cross Society, St. John’s Ambulance or the Canadian Ski Patrol) and HIGH FIVE Principles of Healthy Childhood Development or HIGH FIVE Sport.
  • Employment offer is conditional upon receipt of a Criminal Record Search, Vulnerable Sector Screening that is acceptable to the City of Mississauga.

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Hourly Rate/Salary: $15.77 - $18.82 
Hours of Work: up to 24 hours per week 
Work Location: Malton CC 
Department/Division/Section: CMS/Community Services Dept , CMS/Recreation Division , North District 
Non-Union/Union: Non Union 

 

A Criminal Record Search will be required of the successful candidate, their own expense, to verify the absence of a criminal record for which a pardon has not been granted.

 

We thank all who apply, however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. 

 

All personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act. 

 

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 and the Ontario Human Rights Code, the City of Mississauga will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process to applicants with disabilities. If selected to participate in the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process, please inform Human Resources of the nature of any accommodation(s) that you may require in respect of any materials or processes used to ensure your equal participation.     

      

 

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