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Job Details

Recreation Program Leader

Employer

The Calgary Society of Community Opportunities

Date Posted

November 25, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $16.05 to $19.26 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 35 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Dec 09, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

The Calgary Society of Community Opportunities

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Experience

Experience an asset

Additional Skills

  • Leading/instructing groups
  • Assist with special events
  • Prepare reports
  • Maintain and repair sports equipment
  • Leading/instructing individuals

Specific Skills

  • Lead groups and individuals in recreational or leisure programs
  • Instruct groups and individuals in arts and crafts
  • Ensure health and safety regulations are followed
  • Understand principles of group dynamics
  • Provide lifestyle awareness information
  • Assist clients/guests with special needs
  • Plan and carry out recreational, fitness and sports activities
  • Schedule activities, keep logs, maintain records and prepare reports
  • Assemble supplies, sports and game equipment
  • Monitor recreational, sports or fitness activities to ensure safety and provide emergency or first aid assistance when required

Security and Safety

Criminal record check

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • In/on water
  • Wet/damp
  • Noisy

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own vehicle
  • Vehicle supplied by employer
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Public transportation is available

Ability to Supervise

3-4 people

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus
  • Interpersonal awareness
  • Dependability
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Organized

Benefits

  • Medical Benefits
  • Dental Benefits
  • Group Insurance Benefits

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Dec 09, 2021

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes & Abilities
The Recreation Program Leader is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Program Leaders and Instructors in Recreation, Sport and Fitness
METHODICAL

Interest in manipulating and assembling supplies and sports and game equipment; and in monitoring recreational and sports activities to ensure safety and provide emergency and first aid assistance when required

SOCIAL

Interest in instructing groups and individuals in arts, crafts and similar activities; in leading groups and individuals in recreational and leisure programs, and in attending clients with special needs by conducting therapeutic recreational and athletic activities

innovative

Interest in co-ordinating information to plan recreational, athletic, fitness and sports programs

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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