The Cowichan Valley Regional District is now accepting applications from prospective candidates to work as a Playground Leader at the Kerry Park Recreation Centre for summer 2022. Working under the supervision of the Programs & Marketing Coordinator, Playground Leaders provide direct leadership, instruction and supervision in a varied and comprehensive program for children and youth ages 3 – 15. There is an educational component to daily activities plus encouragement to become more active and promoting healthier lifestyles. Playground programs are facilitated in our community parks.
This position is available for a period of 10 weeks commencing June 20, 2022 and continuing until August 26, 2022, subject to funding. Hours of work range between 30‑35 hours per week, Monday to Friday.
This temporary position is unionized (CUPE Local 358), and is compensated at $17.95 per hour (2021 rate) . Additionally, this position will receive 14% in lieu of benefits, statutory holidays and vacation, bringing the compensation to $20.46 per hour.
Please submit a resume and cover letter by 4:30 p.m. on the closing date indicated above.
NOTE: If you are applying for multiple summer recreation positions, please use one cover letter and indicate all the position(s) that are of interest to you in your cover letter.
Successful candidates will be required to submit a satisfactory police information check and driver’s abstract.