Please send cover letters and resumes to Recreation Coordinator, recreation.coordinator@hvna.ca indicating which position you are applying for. We appreciate all applications; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Little Learners Assistant Instructor                

HOURS:  Monday – Thursday 8:40am – 3:00pm & Friday 8:40am – 12:10pm + 15 floating hours each year
HOURLY RATE:  $11.60/hour
TERM: Contract from September – June


  • Create an environment that is safe, clean and welcoming.
  • Provide materials for children that will give them the opportunity to learn, be successful and grow as individuals.
  • Maintain a positive relationship with parents and guardians of participants
  • Prepare quality programs that meets the appropriate development needs of the children and is in accordance with the Centre’s policies, procedures and guidelines
  • Daily implementation and evaluation of programs.
  • Set-up classroom and gym for children resulting in an environment that will be welcoming with the various age appropriate toys and activities.
  • Provide positive child guidance.
  • Attend staff meetings as required.
  • Assisting with daily planning and implementation consisting of a mixture of structured and unstructured activities
  • Ensure volunteers follow organizational guidelines (re: conduct, attire etc.)
  • Accepts the leadership role in absence of the Little Learner Instructor


  • Refer new registrants to the Little Learner Instructor
  • Provides written reports as requested by their supervisor.
  • Responsible for reporting on a minimum bi-weekly and as-needed basis to supervisor
  • Responsible for working from a team-work perspective, contributing constructively to staff meetings, events and trainings
  • Responsible for providing quality and friendly customer service to patrons, programs and services and to visitors to the Centre


  • Standard First Aid and CPR C
  • PRO – High 5 Principles of Healthy Child Development
  • Police Record Check
  • Good organizational skills, good communication and the ability to build rapport with participants
  • Flexible work hours
  • 1-3 years of experience in programming with children and families preferred
  • Experience working with a diverse population
  • Self-directed team player with the ability to work independently with minimal supervision

TO APPLY, PLEASE EMAIL: recreation.coordinator@hvna.ca


 After School Program Leader

We are currently seeking After School Program Leaders to join our team!

Leaders are responsible for leading a daily program of active sports, games and activities for children ranging in grades 1-6.

Monday – Thursday (2:45 – 5:45pm)

Check out the  HVNA After School Program Application 2015 2016  for further employment details.