Youth Programmer Job Posting

Youth Programmer

Marpole Neighbourhood House (MNH) is currently seeking an experienced, enthusiastic, responsible, and energetic individual who is passionate about providing engaging social, recreational and skills development activities for children and youth between 5 - 18yrs. 

The successful candidate will be responsible for: 

Research, plan and implement activities for children aged 5 - 12yrs
Empower and actively engage youth in community building and leadership development
• Supervise, orient, and motivate youth participants and volunteers
• Mediate, counsel, and act as a role model for participants/volunteers
Facilitate Youth Action Plan Committee meetings
Ensure programs are inclusive and based on the interests of the children and youth
Builds and maintains collaborative relationships with other community service providers
Participate in ongoing internal and external professional development 

Skills and Qualifications:

At least 2 years of experience working with children and youth ages 5 - 18yrs
Post-secondary degree in child and youth care, social work, or related education
Demonstrated skills in outreach, program planning, implementation, and evaluation
Broad knowledge of community resources available for youth, and working relationships with local youth service providers
Ability to communicate inter-culturally and comfortable working in a diverse team
• Ability to work cooperatively in a not for profit & volunteer-driven organization
Enjoys working with children in a diverse and inclusive setting
Knowledge and experience with anti-oppression frameworks and strength-based approaches an asset
Demonstrated ability to engage daily with individuals of many demographics, different levels of abilities and age groups i.e.: seniors, youth, families, new immigrants
• Ability to provide clear information and instructions to visitors and program participants
Must be fully vaccinated
Valid First Aid, clear criminal record check upon hire required 

Employment Terms:

Start Date: ASAP
Hours: Approximately 21 hours per week (including evenings)
Starting Salary: $20.27 - $22.64 per hour
Job Type: Part-time Position 

The Association of Neighbourhood Houses of BC is an equal opportunity employer. We place a high value on diversity and encourage qualified individuals from all backgrounds and identities to consider applying for the position. Our total compensation and benefits package reflect our commitment to our staff and their families. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply. 


 To Apply:  

Please email cover letter and resume with the subject line “Youth Programmer” in confidence to 

Or in person at: 

8585 Hudson Street 

Vancouver, BC V6P 4M3 


Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until the position is filled. We thank all applicants however only short-listed candidates will be contacted.