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Recreation Leader - Auxiliary
Municipality: Township of Langley This posting closed on

December 8, 2017
at 4:30 PM
Job ID: 17-B041 (Please quote job ID on resume when applying)
Department: Cultural Programs and Services
Job Description: Join a “Community of Communities” – the Township of Langley, home to approximately 120,000 residents, is committed to providing progressive business, housing, and recreational opportunities, while balancing its unique mix of urban growth and rural beauty. A truly fun and beautiful place to work, the Township of Langley offers competitive salaries; excellent benefit packages; municipal pension plan; employee wellness programs; and, opportunities for professional development and career growth.

The Township of Langley is currently recruiting for an auxiliary (from approx. January 1, 2018 to approx. August 30, 2018) Recreation Leader to join our team of professionals in the Arts, Culture and Community Initiatives Division; Cultural Programs and Services Department.

Reporting to the Arts and Culture Programmer, you will be responsible in this unionized position for assisting a supervisor in planning, developing, and scheduling specific recreation programs, services and special events; directing the implementation of program activities; providing leadership and instruction; assessing program results and recommending changes as necessary. You will also be responsible for assigning and supervising the work of auxiliary staff, providing orientation and training, and participating in the selection and evaluation of staff. This position may be of particular interest to individuals with Metis, Inuit or First Nations descent. High Five Certification, and Fundamental Movement Skills Certification are considered assets.

Your education will include completion of a two-year program in Recreation at a recognized Community College and two years of experience working in an Aboriginal support setting or the equivalent combination of training and experience. Knowledge of the recreational needs and interests of the area served, and sound knowledge of the principles, practices, and objectives of community recreation programs is necessary. The successful candidate must have Aboriginal cultural agility and demonstrate appropriate behavioral competencies. Emergency First Aid and CPR Certification must be obtained within 2 months of hire.

This position is defined by the Township of Langley as a position of trust (Child Safety). The successful candidate(s) will be required to have a police information check as a condition of employment (Note - Not required as part of the application process, however will be required upon consideration for employment).

In order to be considered for this position, candidates must have the following valid and current certifications / licenses (must be valid at the time the posting closes) and these must be attached with your application. Applications without the attached required documents below will be deemed incomplete and will not be considered. Please title your attachments with the number of this competition and have these documents ready to upload when you apply:

• BC Class 5 (full-privilege) driver’s license or equivalent driver’s license for where you reside. You must upload a current Driver’s Abstract (select the 5 years’ option if obtaining online) that has been obtained within 6 months of the closing date below with your application. To obtain a copy of your Driver’s Abstract, please contact ICBC directly or the driving authority where you reside. Copies or pictures of your driver’s license will not be accepted

The CUPE rate of pay for this position is $25.84 - $30.37 per hour (5 steps, 2018 rates), plus 13% in lieu of benefits. The hours of work are non-standard hours and/or non-standard work week.

If you wish to pursue this exciting career in a growing community, please visit to apply.

The closing date for this competition is by 4:30pm Friday, December 8, 2017

We appreciate all applications; however, only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.
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Address: Township of Langley
4th Floor Civic Facility
20338 65 Avenue
Langley, BC, V2Y 3J1
Opening Date: November 17, 2017 08:30 AM
Closing Date: December 8, 2017 04:30 PM