Junior School After School Care

Part-time position.

The Junior School is a dynamic and joyful community of learners who create a culture of excellence, think critically and creatively, and are nurtured through supportive relationships in order to reach each child’s potential.

Applications are invited for a part-time position at St. Michaels University School - Junior School's After School Care program. The successful candidate will come with a love of children aged 5–11 years, the energy and enthusiasm to provide varied and enjoyable activities, and the ability to work with parents and staff in a friendly and effective manner.

Duties include planning activities, set up and clean up, guiding children and assisting in the After School Care program, as well as some intermittent school day camps.

Requirements and Qualifications:

  • Current résumé, cover letter, and two references;
  • Applicant must be a minimum of 19 years of age;
  • Ability to work as an effective team member;
  • Attend team meetings, staff meetings and training sessions;
  • Ability to work with a flexible schedule;
  • Ensure all licensing regulations are understood, practiced and are adhered to;
  • Experience working with groups of children 5-11 years of age in a child care/recreational setting;
  • Must meet Vancouver Island Health Authority licensing requirements for Criminal Record check, current First Aid and CPR;
  • At least 20 hours of relevant training in either child development, guidance, health and safety or nutrition (must be certified);
  • Provision of a current Police or RCMP Criminal Record check (application is completed through the school).

Hours of Work:

  • Friday afternoons from 3:15–5:30 pm, intermittent day camps, and coverage for vacation and sick relief.

Application Details

Applicants are requested to supply a résumé with references, accompanied by a cover letter outlining your particular strengths and how you are well-suited for this position. Please respond by email on or prior to Thursday, February 28, 2019 to:

Attn: Teresa Barton
Email application for After School Care position

We regret that only short-listed candidates will be contacted; no phone calls, please. Once a successful candidate is hired, the posting will be removed from our Current Opportunities page. Thank you for your interest in our school.

St. Michaels University School is one of Canada’s leading co-educational, independent day and boarding schools.

Our boarding population is recruited nationally and internationally to form a rich and diverse community. Our students come from over 25 different countries and our school community represents over 50 different ethnic backgrounds. Our graduates attend the top universities in the world, many of them on scholarships. The faculty culture of excellence is supported by healthy professional development resources and a dynamic program of professional growth, which has earned them national and international recognition, including several Prime Minister’s Teaching Awards.

The school pursues academic success in an environment where the character and the self also grow.

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