To provide creative visual arts instruction and skill development that allows self expression in a comfortable and safe environment.
Plans, organizes, implements and instructs program session for Visual Arts programs for a variety of ages.
Prepares lesson plans based on program curriculum prior to the start of the program session.
Ensures necessary supplies and equipment list is provided prior to start of session to the appropriate supervisor.
Ensures that the appropriate supplies and equipment are in place and operational before the start of each class.
Ensures that the supplies and equipment are cleaned and stored away after use.
Trains, oversees and evaluates Assistant Art Instructors or volunteers assigned to the program.
Interacts with the public and all internal staff to provide program information.
Adheres to all policy and safety guidelines as outlined in the Part Time Recreation Workers Handbook and all relevant policy and procedure manuals.
Performs administrative tasks necessary to support the program (i.e. attendance, incident and accident reports).
Follows the principles of Healthy Child Development (HIGH FIVE®) in the planning and delivery of programs.
Demonstrated ability to teach appropriate age group, demonstrated artistic ability (portfolio), leadership training or volunteer experience.
Formal training and experience or post secondary qualifications in a related field is an asset.
Must produce original current Emergency First Aid certification as recognized by the WSIB.
Must possess certification in Parks and Recreation Ontario's Principles of Healthy Child Development (PHCD). Applicants who meet all other qualifications and obtain a conditional job offer will be advised of PHCD course offerings in order to meet this qualification.
Note : Must attend and successfully complete related mandatory and in-service training sessions.
Important : Do not register or apply to job opportunities if you are a returning recreation staff, instead please complete an online scheduling form.