Employment Opportunities

JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTRE OF GREATER VANCOUVER
950 WEST 41ST AVENUE
VANCOUVER, BC V5Z 2N7

JCC Teen Coordinator & BBYO City Director

The Jewish Community Centre of Greater Vancouver is a recreational, cultural and social organization located at Oak Street and 41st Avenue, and serves a wide community. The JCC Teen Department provides an inclusive, stimulating, safe, and supportive environment for all teens.

 

Candidate profile: 

We are looking for a candidate who is passionate about making a difference in the lives of teens and would like an opportunity to work in a Jewish communal organization. The candidate can expect the following benefits:

  • Professional development
  • Travel
  • Collaboration with other community professionals
  • JCC membership with full use of JCC recreational facilities
  • Flexible hours

 

Position Summary:

This is a full-time position that will focus on creating programs to engage teens and high school students in the community. The candidate will collaborate with other organizations and build BBYO chapters throughout the Greater Vancouver Area.

 

Key Areas of Responsibility:

TEEN Outreach + Engagement (20 hours)

Seek out and connect with teens throughout the city and the Metro Vancouver area, with emphasis on finding and engaging unaffiliated youth. Work collaboratively with schools, synagogues and other community organizations in planning activities and support youth programming throughout the JCC. Identify teens at risk or struggling with challenges. Provide support and make referrals to appropriate services such as health, emotional support, education, employment training and basic supports.

TEEN Leadership Development (20 hours)

Inspire teens by creating leadership opportunities and serving as a Jewish role model /experiential educator.
Enhance BBYO’s presence and teen involvement through stellar programming. Collaborate with teen leaders to develop and execute strategic growth events. Build and support BBYO chapters.

 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher with at least 2 years of experience working with youth
  • Knowledge of  Jewish culture
  • Basic understanding of BBYO, AZA & BBG
  • Ability to work flexible hours and provide own transportation

 

Criminal Record Check: A vulnerable sector criminal record check is required.

 

Please submit a cover letter with salary expectations and a resume to Shirly Berelowitz, JCC Director of Children & Youth  shirly@jccgv.bc.ca

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Registered Massage Therapist

The Fitness and Wellness department of the Jewish Community Centre of Greater Vancouver is looking for a Registered Massage Therapist.

The individual who fills this role will be given exclusive access to JCC members and will work alongside Kinesiologists and Personal Trainers who refer their clients. There is currently a high demand from members for this service, and we expect whoever enters this role to become busy quite quickly.

 

You can earn $58.80-$80.50 per hour!

(Percentage split or open to discuss room rental)

The massage room is located within a multi-complex facility with members who join to participate in various programs. This will provide large interdepartmental referral opportunities.

 

Key Areas of Responsibility:

  • Provide quality massage therapy services and outstanding customer service
  • Promote the Wellness Centre at the JCC

 

Qualifications:

  • Registered Massage Therapist with a recognized institution
  • First Aid/CPR (preferred)

 

Experience & abilities:

This opportunity is ideal for an established RMT looking for a new location, or a motivated RMT looking to expand their practice.

 

What’s in it for you?

  • We have a friendly work environment of Personal Trainers and Kinesiologists to grow your business in,
  • Mindbody booking system,
  • Full receptionist who handles billing,
  • Laundry services,
  • Flexible scheduling,
  • Personal training and membership discounts for you.

 

Position Start Date:  Immediately

 

Please submit a cover letter and resume to the JCC Personal Training Supervisor ashly@jccgv.bc.ca

Subject line: registered massage therapist.
Thank you for your submission.

Pro Shop Attendant

The Jewish Community Centre of Greater Vancouver is an organization that provides educational, recreational, cultural and social programs and services in the Oakridge area.

Position Summary: Reporting to the Pro Shop Coordinator, the Pro Shop Attendant is responsible providing a high level of customer service to our members and guests. They welcome people and respond to inquiries; keep the spas stocked, towels laundered, sell available merchandise and monitor access to the recreation area.

Hours: Casual

Qualifications:

·         Experience working in customer service or hospitality

·         Strong interpersonal skills including empathy, patience, listening and flexibility

·         Intermediate computer skills and experience using MS Office programs, Google Suite of products and any database management program.

·         Excellent English language skills: verbal and written. Hebrew or alternate second language is an asset.

·         Willingness to work a variety of hours including evenings and weekends as scheduled or required by the department head.

·         Appreciation of Jewish culture and customs

Criminal Record Check:

The successful candidate must clear a vulnerable sector criminal record check.

Closing date: May 21, 2019

All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply. Please submit a cover letter and a resume to Susan Tonn at susan@jccgv.bc.ca

Kinesiologist / Personal Trainer

Job Description:

The Jewish Community Centre (JCC) is a vibrant and multi-cultural facility that features a modern Fitness and Wellness department. We offer a supportive environment for you to build your client base. Our members refer to the JCC as their second home and have embraced Fitness, Personal training, nutrition and massage as part of a holistic lifestyle. We are currently looking for experienced Personal Trainers who enjoy working in a community environment and have the following skills; and qualifications.  All qualified persons are encouraged to apply

Skills:

  • Ability to work with a wide variety of clients
  • Able to demonstrate a high level of customer service
  • Energetic and enthusiastic, with a desire to build a client base

Qualifications:

  • BCRPA Personal Training Registration (or equivalent)
  • Current First Aid and CPR
  • Additional certifications/registrations an asset
    .

Experience & abilities:

  • Group classes and small group training experience an asset
  • Experience in a customer service related industry
  • Ability to multitask and work independently
  • Creative and critical thinking

Expectations:

  • A minimum of 20 hours per week availability for personal training sessions.
  • Additional Fitness Centre shift hours may be offered

 

Position Start Date:  ASAP

Please submit a cover letter and resume to ashly@jccgv.bc.ca

Subject line: Personal Trainer Position

Thank you for your submission, however only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Jewish Community Centre of Greater Vancouver, 950 W. 41st Avenue, Vancouver, BC  V5Z 2N7; Phone: 604.257.5111

Regular— Part Time positions available
The Jewish Community Centre of Greater Vancouver is currently recruiting enthusiastic Lesson Instructors and Lifeguards to join our professional Aquatics team.

Minimum Qualifications:
Water Safety Instructor
National Lifeguard Service (Pool Option)
Standard First Aid (within 2 year)
CPR C / AED (within 1 year)
17 years old

Not certified? We can help!

Preferred Qualifications:
Previous experience as a lifeguard / instructor
Previous experience working with children & youth
Previous experience as a First Aid Attendant
LSI and/or additional advanced certifications
BCRPA or CALA Aquafit certifiction

Candidates will be invited to attend a skills screening session where they will be asked to complete a variety of tasks, in and out of the water which will assess their suitability to join out Aquatics team. The JCC offers scholarships for candidates who need to be certified, contact us for details.

We will be looking for well rounded candidates who display strong skills in the areas of teamwork, communication, maturity, creativity, enthusiasm, instruction and swimming ability.

Please send a copy of your resume to:
Sarah Carlos: Aquatics Coordinator
sarahc@jccgv.bc.ca