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3065 Wesbrook Mall

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compensation: 12.75 - 17.00 per hour, depending on knowledge, skillset and previous experience
employment type: part-time

UBC Camps (UBC Athletics and Recreation) is looking to hire Creative Writing Instructors to plan and facilitate creative writing day camps March 18-22 and/or March 25-29 9:00am-12:00pm (both weeks) and 1:00pm-4:00pm (just March 25-29).

NOTE: Additional hours that start as early as 8:00am and as late as 5:30pm are available. Either full-time or part-time hours are available over these two weeks, with the addition of other field-trip and activity based camps.


SPECIFIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

 Attend UBC Camps Spring Break training (NOTE: for safety reasons, attendance for the full duration is mandatory for all new staff; absence due to sports games, graduation events or similar cannot be accommodated):
o Friday, March 8, from 5:00pm - 9:00pm
o Saturday, March 9, from 8:30am - 5:30pm
 Planning and creating detailed daily lesson plans (plans submitted to management one week prior for feedback and approval)
 Planning and facilitating 'in-between' games, icebreakers and energizers on a daily basis
 Supervising camp participants, ages ranging from 6-12 (dependent upon assigned camp(s))
 Pre and post camp set-up and clean-up duties
 Assisting with Before Care and/or After Care as scheduled (dependent upon need)
 Prioritizing the safety and overall well-being of all camp participants
 Adhering to high-quality programming standards
 Working to provide accessible and inclusive camp experiences
 Following all UBC Camps policies and procedures

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

 Prior experience working with children
 Prior activity-specific knowledge
 Outgoing, positive, and enthusiastic personality
 Strong organizational skills, sense of responsibility, and ownership over assigned tasks
 Ability to remain flexible and make appropriate adaptations to accommodate group dynamics and/or individual campers
 Current Emergency or Standard First Aid Certification, with CPR-C and AED (must be obtained by March 8, 2019 and is a staff expense if successfully hired)
 Ability to acquire a UBC Camps-specific Criminal Record Check, with a Vulnerable Sector Check (must be returned to UBC Camps management by March 8, 2019 and is a staff expense if successfully hired; vulnerable sector portion for those ages 18+ only)

For further information on Spring Break 2019 camp offerings, please visit our website:
www.camps.ubc.ca/spring-camps

Spring Break day camps run March 18-22 and March 25-29, 2019. Schedules will depend upon camper registration and staffing needs, and are finalized one-week prior to the start date of each camp.

All successful candidates will be required to attend the full duration of both of the following staff training sessions:

o Friday, March 8, from 5:00pm - 9:00pm
o Saturday, March 9, from 8:30am - 5:30pm

WAGE:

$12.75 - $17.00 per instructional and training hour; varies based upon knowledge, skillset and previous experience. A per-week honorarium will be awarded for camp planning that meets criteria.

HOW TO APPLY:

Submit a cover letter, resume, and three references with contact information to Emily Jacobson, Coordinator - UBC Camps, Athletics and Recreation by submitting an online application at www.camps.ubc.ca/employment OR in person at 3065 Wesbrook Mall (National Soccer Development Centre), Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z3 by February 13 2019 at midnight.

Due to a large number of applicants, only those applicants selected for interview will be contacted. Interested candidates are strongly encouraged to apply early.

  • Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
  • do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers

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