Child and Youth Worker

at Compass Community Church (view profile)
Location London, ON, Canada
Date Posted April 22, 2022
Category Summer Jobs
Job Type Internship

Description

This job begins May 2nd and applications must be in by April 27th

Goal of Position

The goal of this position is for the successful candidates to grow and utilize their gifts in leadership, teamwork, child and youth outreach. The ideal candidate will relate closely to a team of Compass staff/volunteers who will help the successful candidate achieve these goals.

Job Description

The Child and Youth Worker will work together with a team of other Compass Leaders to prepare, promote, lead summer camps and activities for the students in our community. They will be responsible to:

  • Recruit KidsCamp Volunteers, and identify key leaders.
  • Promote KidsCamp and Summer Activities
  • Effectively and efficiently utilize the Compass KidsCamp Budget
  • Coordinate trainings with and for volunteers as well as handle related administration (Police Checks, etc.)
  • Manage registrations and records for KidsCamp and Summer Activities
  • Develop, gather and disperse all program related resources and requirements
  • Provide direction, support and key information to all involved (parents, volunteers etc.)
  • Resourcefully request and source needed materials and goods
  • Develop ways to engage with the community through recreational activities

 

Qualifications or special skills

Compass Church strives to be a place of safety and trust for all. The successful applicant will be required to uphold this standard and therefore also be required to provide a current police background check. Current first aid and CPR training are an asset. Must be familiar and comfortable working with communication and social media platforms (i.e. Zoom, Facebook…).