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Program Coordinator, Recreation - Canada Summer Jobs

Job Type: 
Full Time
Pay Rate: 
$14.25/hr
Application Deadline: 
Friday 18 June 2021

 

Canada Summer Jobs

Program Coordinator - Recreation

Position Type: Contract 10 weeks, 35 hours a week

Positions to be filled: 1

Pay rate: $14.25/hour

Application Deadline, June 18th, 2021

 

 

Agincourt Community Services Association (ACSA) is a multi service not for profit agency located in Scarborough. We are currently looking for a Program Coordinator to run recreation programs both virtually and outdoors over the summer for the Dorset Park Community Hub location. The applicant must currently be enrolled full time in school and are returning to school in September 2021.  Start date for the position is June 28th, 2021, and end date would be September 3, 2021.

 

Responsibilities:
 

  • Design, develop, evaluate, and provide quality programming for residents in the Dorset Park area. Programming will include a spectrum of programs from healthy eating and active living to learning new skills etc;
  • Facilitate access to programs, initiatives and workshop opportunities that will meet the needs of residents in the community.
  • Collaborate with various service providers to provide programming opportunities for the community.
  • Meaningfully engage residents in all aspects of program development including implementation, and evaluation.
  • Develop outreach materials and strategies for the program and conduct outreach for the program.
  • Regularly attend and participate in staff meetings.
  • Other responsibilities as assigned by the supervisors.

 

Qualifications:
 

  • Experience in community engagement; knowledge of current community issues
  • Excellent facilitation and interpersonal skills.
  • Results oriented and highly motivated person.
  • Demonstrated experience working with residents from various cultural, ethnic, social-economic, and developmental backgrounds in a community-based setting.
  • Excellent leadership and teamwork skills.
  • Ability to work both independently (self-directed), but also able to collaborate effectively with other team members.
  • Superior organizational and communication skills.
  • Willingness to work flexible schedules, including evenings and occasionally weekends.
  • Computer literacy and practical skills around programs used for administration and design is required.
  • Demonstrate outreach and engagement skills.
  • Second Language is an asset.

 

How to Apply:

Please email resume and cover letter in one document to

Yvette Bailey, DP Hub Supervisor

 

Email: byvette@agincourtcommunityservices.com

 

Please quote Program Coordinator - Recreation in the subject line of email.

 

Phone: No phone calls please

 

ACSA is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applicants from all communities inclusive of race, culture, religion, gender, sexual orientation and differing abilities.

 

We thank all applicants for their interest in the position. However, only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for an interview.

 

If you are contacted by ACSA regarding a job opportunity and need accommodation throughout a hiring process, please contact Yelena Galochkina, HR Generalist at gyelena@agincourtcommunityservices.com.  This address is for accommodation inquiries ONLY.  Job applications sent to it will not be considered.

 

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