William Lutsky Family YMCA - due to the extreme cold temperatures, we are experiencing issues with the heating systems in both women's change room. All change rooms are open for use, but please expect cooler than normal temperatures during use. We apologize for this inconvenience.  
Location:
William Lutsky Family YMCA, Edmonton, AB
Status:
Accepting
Type of Position:
Volunteer
Placement Date:
Immediate

Ref# WL_CYIA

Do you want to be a role model and have a positive impact on our future generations? The YMCA of Northern Alberta is seeking individuals that enjoy working with children and creating a fun, friendly and nurturing learning environment. As a YMCA Volunteer you will assist Child & Youth Instructors in providing quality instruction of programs and activities to participants between the ages of 6 – 17 years.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide quality age appropriate programs and activities with assistance from Child & Youth Instructors.
  • Assist staff with active supervision of members during programming.
  • Ensure a safe environment for all members and parents.
  • Role model a healthy lifestyle to all participants.
  • Demonstrate and promote a personal understanding of and appreciation for the mission, vision, and values and the YMCA programs and services.

Qualifications:

Education/Certifications/Credentials/Professional Registration

  • Minimum 16 years of age
  • Standard First Aid, CPR-C, and WHMIS Certification
  • Successful candidates will be required to provide a current and satisfactory Police Information Check including a Vulnerable Sector Search

Experience:

  • Experience working with children & youth will be considered an asset.

Knowledge/Skills:

  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, problem solving and multitasking skills.
  • Friendly, energetic, positive attitude.
  • Enjoys working with children.

Hours/Availability:

  • Minimum 2 hours per week: see Centre program schedule

If this position interests you, please visit the centre to fill out paperwork.

Application Deadline

On-going