Youth Leader June 2015 – 6 positions

Job Description: 

Full-Time Seasonal July 6 – August 21, 2015


Under the direction of the Education Coordinator, Snuneymuxw First Nation is currently seeking six (6) energetic Youth Leaders to facilitate the summer youth programs to engage our children. 



Engage with 3-8 children nightly (art, outside play, computers, cooking etc.)
Follow monthly youth calendar for events
Ensure safety of children and report any incidents promptly
Provide support, guidance and direction while promoting anti- bullying
Create activities for all youth
Follow Youth Centre Protocols including completion of related forms
Ensure areas are clean and safe for children


Education and Qualification requirements:

An adult attending post-secondary or mature high school student (Grade 12)
Experience working with children and youth, and as part of a team
Ability to obtain a Criminal Record Check is mandatory
Available in the late afternoons and evenings
Class 5 Drivers License is an asset


Key Competencies:

Excellent interpersonal, written and oral communication skills.
Ability to demonstrate being a positive role model
Ability to exercise good judgment, show initiative and be proactive.
High standards of ethics and confidentiality to handle sensitive information.
Strong organizational skills with proven ability to effectively prioritize work flow.


Please submit your current resume and cover letter to:

Snuneymuxw First Nation

668 Centre Street, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 4Z4

Fax: 250-753-3492


Deadline Date: Monday, June 29th @ NOON

For more information contact Terena Ross at 250 740-2300

Please note only those applicants who are short-listed will be contacted.

Preference will be given to members of the Snuneymuxw Nation.

Application Deadline: 
Monday, June 29, 2015
Job Type: 
Contract (Full Time)