Under the direction of the Recreation Coordinator, the Summer Program Assistant (Supie) provides leadership and support to a group of Supie park locations and staff (8-12 parks) with the following responsibilities: operate a City-issued vehicle to visit parks daily, deliver supplies, and resolve concerns; ensure staff are following policy and procedures, completing paperwork, and programming appropriately; work with Recreation Coordinator to actively resolve issues and concerns.
QUALIFICATIONS & REQUIREMENTS:
Must possess and maintain current certification in “Standard” First Aid with CPR Level “C”. (This must be clearly identified on your resume.) All “Standard” First Aid certificates must be issued by a training agency recognized by the Workplace Safety Insurance Board (WSIB). Please refer to the WSIB website www.wsib.on.ca for approved providers. At time of assessment (which could be as early as days after the posting closes), you will be asked to provide “proof” that you possess the required certificate(s).
Must hold a Class "G" Driver's Licence valid in the Province of Ontario with zero demerit points. Due to insurance requirements, 21 years of age and older is preferred.
Previous experience organizing activities for children aged 4-15.
Progressive leadership experience in a recreation program setting.
Must be able to obtain HIGH FIVE Principles of Healthy Child Development (PHCD) certification prior to first scheduled shift.
Note 1: As a condition of employment, the successful applicant(s) will be required to obtain, satisfactory to the City of Hamilton, a Vulnerable Sector (VS) Check, or for those under the age of eighteen (18), a Criminal Record & Judicial Matters (CRJM) Check at their own expense prior to beginning work in this position.
Be advised that Human Resources frequently audits resumes of internal/external applicants to ensure/validate information provided is consistent and trustworthy. Falsification of information provided at any time throughout the recruitment process may be grounds for disqualification, and for internal applicants, subject to discipline up to and including termination.
The City is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes. Consistent with our Values and Corporate Culture Pillars, the City of Hamilton is committed to providing equitable treatment to all with respect to barrier-free employment and accommodation without discrimination. The City will provide accommodation for applicants in all aspects of the hiring process, up to the point of undue hardship. If you have an accommodation need, please contact Human Resources as soon as possible to make appropriate arrangements.
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The incumbent shall comply with all Health and Safety Policies and Practices for this position and the workplace.
It is the responsibility of the applicants to ensure that their application reaches Human Resources by the closing date or they may not be considered. It is also the responsibility of applicants to supply qualifications, licences and related experience relevant to the qualifications outlined above for this competition as directed. On the basis of the criteria set out above, this posting is open to all applicants
The statements made by me are true, complete and correct to the best of my knowledge. I understand that any falsification of statements, misrepresentations, deliberate omission or concealment of information may be considered just cause for discipline, up to and including termination for internal applicants and disqualification for external applicants.