Job Posting - YAN Program Assistant

The Rossland Youth Action Network (YAN) is seeking to hire a part time program assistant to work 8- 10 hours per week between January and the end of June 2020.

The Rossland Youth Action Network’s ​goal is to create fun, safe programming, activities, and events that are relevant to the interests of youth in the community.


  • Supervise and engage with youth during programs, activities and events
  • Maintain an environment where youth feel safe and respected
  • Maintain a clean and comfortable space
  • Engage with youth to gather input about interests and programming ideas
  • Assist head coordinator in planning, developing, and advertising for programs
  • Speak to various groups and classrooms about upcoming programs


  • Understanding & practice of effective, clear and compassionate communication skills
  • Experience with program development and facilitation
  • Organized, resourceful and creative
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to show initiative working as part of a team
  • Diploma or degree in social work, education, counseling, or something related


  • Passionate about working with youth
  • Experience working with youth
  • Criminal Record Check within the last year
  • 19 years or older

Wage: $16/hour

How to Apply: To apply, please send cover letter and resume to

Expiry Date: 
Wed, 2020/01/29