Job Description

Job Title: Youth Centre Junior

Reports to: YC Senior on shift, Executive Director & SV Youth Network Coordinator

Role: Co-facilitate programming for Youth

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Develop, plan, and implement programming related to Youth’s interests
  • Facilitate life and social skills development (eg: prosocial behavior, communication and life skills) and self-esteem development for youth 
  • Assist youth with life issues and provide support
  • Identify and support young persons who are having serious social problems and work with them on useful skills through mentoring, teachable moments and activities  
  • Report and discuss with Senior all relevant info regarding responsibilities above
  • Attend all youth centre staff meetings 
  • It is the responsibility of the Junior to assist Senior with paperwork, daily procedures and securing that the building is locked up
  • Assist in the tabulation of attendance, cash out, and completion of nightly report
  • To respond to general inquiries regarding Slocan Valley Youth Centre, and to share in the work of maintaining a responsive and inclusive community centre
  • Be familiar with and implement W.E.Graham Community Service Society’s (Slocan Valley Youth Network) policies, procedures and practices
  • Perform other related duties when required and approved by the Youth Coordinator or Executive Director 
  • Communicate through phone or email with other related staff to develop and organize programming
  • Plan and implement fundraisers as directed by SV Youth Coordinator
  • Ensure the safety of youth and integrity of grounds by doing 15 minute grounds checks around the WEGCSS building, the skate park and the school

Qualifications:

  • Motivated, self directed, punctual and a positive attitude
  • Preference to candidates with Standard First Aid and Food Safe
  • Criminal Record Check mandatory

Hours of Work:

  • 3 hours per week

-One Youth Centre shift per weekend

  • $15.20 per hour

Please submit resume & cover letter to svyouthcoordinator@wegcss.org