Recreation Oak Bay offers a variety of programs for children and youths. These programs vary from employment readiness to having fun with friends. Try something new this season, or continue with something your child or teen already loves!
Also Recreation Oak Bay offers many Spring Break and Summer Camps.
Getting the Leading Edge (Ages 11-18yrs)
An excellent opportunity!
The Youth Leaders in Training program runs in the first week of summer OR the last two weekends in October.
This course will concentrate on basic job preparation skills but also focus on the roles and responsibilities of a summer camp leader. Thinking about getting your first job? This course will concentrate on basic job preparation skills but also focus on the roles and responsibilities of a summer camp leader. Course outline includes completing your resume, and cover letter, as well as learning interview skills, behaviour management strategies, lesson planning, and working with children. Upon completion of this course students have the opportunity to successfully complete 30 hours volunteering with the summer camps. An invaluable opportunity to gain actually work experience to add to your new resume!
Getting the Leading Edge, Leaders in Training course is highly desirable when applying for the Recreation Oak Bay Youth Internship Program (15-18yrs)