Under the Camp Goodtimes program umbrella, the Program Specialist is responsible for developing, designing and overseeing outcome- based provide inclusive and relevant recreation experiences for youth and young adults affected by a cancer diagnosis. This position will design and oversee engaging and inclusive programs for youth and young adult participants of all ability (cognitive and physical) levels at Camp Goodtimes in the summer, during year-round programs and any virtual based programs.
This includes adapting programs and working with facilitators to meet and be inclusive of all the various needs of participants. This includes working with and changing programs based on direct feedback from the population to enhance and further support their needs.
This position is responsible for the creation and implementation of support programming for the AYA (Adolescence Young Adult) population nationally.
This position is part time at 26.26 hours per week and then full time (37.5 hours) for 16 weeks from May – August. In the summer, this position lives on-site at camp and has 1 seasonal program facilitator direct report.
WHAT YOU’LL BE DOING:
Program Development and Implementation of Youth and Young Adult Recreational Programming
Provide leadership opportunities to youth during summer camp programs, and throughout the year
Volunteer engagement and management
Participant Recruitment and Screening
Reporting and Evaluation
4 - 6 years - similar or related general experience in the following:
Knowledge, skills, abilities and additional requirements
WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT FROM US:
CCS offers meaningful opportunities to help make a difference in the lives of Canadians with cancer and their families. We are committed to fostering a culture that is inspiring, supportive and exemplifies our core values:
CARING COURAGE INTEGRITY PROGRESSIVE.
In return for your skills and dedication, we offer an attractive compensation package that encompasses a competitive salary, excellent benefits and the opportunity to have a rewarding employment experience where your contributions can make a true difference every day.
HOW TO APPLY:
Apply by filling out the link below by Oct 20, 2021
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