The Parkallen Community League is seeking a student for a full time summer position as a Playground Leader.  

Monday to Friday at Ellingson Park  (6510 111 St.  Edmonton)

July and August 2017: two - three 1-9pm shifts / two to three 9-5pm shifts 

The person we are looking for…

• will love working with children between four and fourteen years old

• will be able to organize groups of children for games like capture the flag, tag, sardines, four square, home base etc.

• be able to manage rainy days with access to the community hall for crafts and indoor  activities 

The Playground Leader will be responsible for the following:

• Lead children/youth in recreational activities

• Ensure the safety of participants

• Work with volunteers and occasional city staff

• Prepare daily and weekly plans and evaluations of activities

• Maintain statistics as well as the security of equipment and supply inventory

• Act as a customer service representative on program sites for parents and community members

• Other related duties as required


• Completion of grade 12, must be a returning post-secondary student     

• Some experience working with the general public, children and other program users

• Current Standard First Aid and CPR (level B) or equivalent are required prior to commencing employment

• A clear Police Information Check, including Vulnerable Sector check will be required required prior to commencing employment

Salary : $17/hour

Please submit resumes to 

Closing date for applications will be June 19, 2017