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Summer Youth Camp Assistant at Tr'ondek Hwech'in Government in Dawson City

Posted on Apr 25, 2013 in Education & Child Care

Hourly Wage/Annual Salary

$11.07 to 15/hr

Hours per Week

Full-time (35-40 hours)



About this Job

SUMMER Youth Camp Assistant – Seasonal Term Full Time –

(May 27, 2013 - August 16, 2013)


Salary: $15.00/hour

Posting Date: April 25, 2013.

Closing Date 4:00pm (PST): May 9, 2013

Reporting to the Youth Camp Coordinator & Education Manager, this position is responsible for assisting and working in partnership with youth, their families, and program support workers. The position is responsible for assisting the Youth Camp Coordinator as needed, in carrying out the program activities and daily schedule to meet the individual needs of the youth enrolled in the program, and ensuring any applicable YG regulations and/or Tr’ondek Hwech’in policies are followed at all times.

If this opportunity interests you, please submit a resume clearly demonstrating the qualifications below, as selection for further consideration will be based solely on the information you provide:


• Experience working with youth or children in an early childhood setting or related


• Experience working or participating in a team environment;

• Experience or knowledge in working with First Nation children and families;


• Interest in pursuing a certificate/diploma in Early Childhood Education or related field;

• Ability to establish and maintain effective relationships with families;

• Energy and ability to fit in with a dynamic team working under pressure;

• Organizational and time management skills;

• Cross cultural awareness, sensitivity and understanding;

• A win-win approach to problem solving and conflict resolution;

• Calm disposition under pressure;

Conditions of Employment

• Mandatory confidentiality is a condition of employment for all Tr’ondek

Hwech’in personnel. Failure to meet this requirement could result in dismissal;

• A criminal record check is mandatory, as is the need to obtain medical clearance,

TB test and immunization update;

• Valid Standard First Aid Certification and CPR;

A detailed job description is available upon request.


This job was posted on Apr 25, 2013 and will be removed on May 10, 2013

All applications must be received before May 09, 2013

Tr'ondek Hwech'in Government

Please Contact: Drea Nasager


Phone: 1-867-993-7112


Address: PO Box 599 Dawson City, YT Y0B1G0

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