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:
Eagle Ridge Community Centre, Fort McMurray, AB
Status:
Accepting
Type of Position:
Volunteer
Placement Date:
Immediate

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 youth and creating a fun, friendly and nurturing learning environment. As a YMCA Volunteer you will assist the Youth Coordinator in providing quality instruction of programs and activities to participants between the ages of 12 – 17 years in our Eagle Ridge Youth Centre.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide quality age appropriate programs and activities with assistance from Youth Coordinator.
  • Assist staff with active supervision of members during programming.
  • Ensure a safe environment for all members and visitors.
  • 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 18 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.                
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, problem solving and multitasking skills.
  • Friendly, energetic, positive attitude.
  • Enjoys working with Youth.

Hours/Availability:

  • Minimum 2 hours per week.
  • Youth Centre Hours: Wednesday – Friday 2:30pm – 9:30pm

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

Application Deadline

On-going