CO-OPERATIVE EDUCATION - Kinesiology Seasonal Recreation Worker

Seasonal Recreation Worker
This is a sample job description for an entry level position. It is based on actual job postings within Co-operative Education.
Fictitious company details, address and contact names have been used.
Company Name: Metro Vancouver Disability Resource Centre
Contact: Abe Ability, Manager
#515 – 151 Superfun Lane, Port Coquitlam, BC
Job Title: Seasonal Recreation Worker
Company Description:
The Metro Vancouver Disability Resource Centre believes that all people are inherently valuable to their
community, and offers programs and services based on this. We work to ensure that people with
disabilities, and their families and friends, can participate actively as members of the community. We
are committed to working toward a community which is free of physical, financial and attitudinal
 Provide care and support to children and youths in summer recreational camps
 Plan, organize, and lead activities that offer physical, mental, or emotional development and
 Supervise and monitor children’s participation and safety at all times
 Work with all other camp staff to provide a safe, supportive and fun environment
 University student (subject of study in related field)
 Criminal Record Check, RCMP and Provincial Children's Clearance
 Current Emergency Level 1st Aid, & CPR Level A Certificate, or equivalent
 Negative TB test or clear chest x-ray, doctor's note of good health
 Experience providing support to children with disabilities an asset
 Experience and/or knowledge of issues affecting children with disabilities
 Commitment to values and philosophy of the MVDRC
 Well-developed communication skills
 Flexibility, reliability, punctuality, problem-solving abilities
 Ability to deal with stress and change; effective time management
 Ability to receive and respond to feedback