Friday Feast – Community Meal – September 4th

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September 4th – @ 4:30 – 7:00pm at the PRCC

  • Menu:
  • BBQ
  • Chicken Souvlaki
  • Corn on the Cob
  • Greek Salad

$7 (Suggested Donation – Or Pay What You Can)

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Preschool Program

Preschool Program HeaderThis program is open to children ages 3-5 yrs who are fully potty-trained.Children will enjoy a structured play environment which will include learning opportunites that will prepare children for Elementary School. Program runs from September – June.

Hours/Days: Tuesday AND Thursday OR Wednesday AND Friday 9am – 12pm Fee for 2015/2016: $97.00/month (2 days per week) Registration for 2015-2016 is on-going. Space is limited

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Before and After School Transition Program for students in grade 6

Community-Centre-LogoThis new program will be offered as a supplement to our existing Before & After School Program and will focus on preparing grade 6 students in our community for being home on their own.

Students will take part in the Before & After School Program and will also aid the instructors in their classrooms to help develop skills and confidence. In addition, special sessions will be provided 1-2 times per month such as home alone safety, first aid, cooking and fire safety.

The program will be offered from September 3 until December 18th, 2015.

Please note that students will be prompted to leave for school at the appropriate time however students will walk to school unsupervised.

Cost:
Afternoon only: $280
Before & After School: $347

Contact (902)852-2711 for additional details or to register!

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Employment Opportunity: Assistant Head Instructor for the Before and After School Program

employmentUnder the direction of the Resource Opportunities Centre, the Assistant Head Instructor will:

  • Plan and lead various introductory level recreation programs (ie. Games, sports, crafts, etc) to children ages 5-12 years
  • Adapt all activities to meet the needs of program participants and implement program curriculum based on age group, skill level, location, equipment, etc
  • Present activities in a way that is fun, engaging and develops the appropriate skills.
  • Treat all students in a respectful, responsible and fair manner, responses appropriately to student initiated interactions and demonstrates fair judgment when coping with chaotic or conflicting situations.
  • Employ standard health practices when dealing with food items
  • Maintain confidentiality as the norm in all issues related to students and parents.
  • Provide a safe and positive environment for all participants, ensuring safe rules are established according to policies and procedures set forward by the program.
  • Document and communicate any incidents, accidents or damages while supervising the program, along with recording and reporting program attendance.
  • Provide quality customer service and interact professionally with all program participants, co-workers, parents and the public.
  • Provide administrative support to the program – helping to create documents for the program, attendance lists, sign-in/sign-out paperwork, notices, etc.
  • Be on-call for extra hours in the absence of the Head Instructor
  • Assist with snack prep

Requirements for Hire:

  • First Aid, CPR , Food Safety or willingness to obtain
  • Formal childcare and recreation training such as Early Childhood Education, Degree in Recreation Management, Kinesiology or related field with an extended experience leading children/youth in a recreation setting and designing program curriculum preferred. Post-secondary students studying in the related fields above will also be considered.
  • Must be legally entitled to work in Canada, must have resided in Nova Scotia at least six month prior to start of employment
  • Successful screening through Child Abuse Registry.
  • Note: proof of all of the above will be required.

Salary and Hours: The position will pay $13.00/hr. Hours will be 7am-8:45am and 2:15-6pm, Monday to Friday. Opportunity for more hours, on a monthly basis, pending additional childcare requirements caused by Inservice Days or snow days.

Application Instructions:

Send resumes (including references) and cover letters by fax or e-mail (no phone calls).
Fax cover letters and resumes to (Fax) 902- 852-2867
Email cover letters and resumes to jobs@prospectcommunities.com

Drop off to:
2141 Prospect Road
Hatchet Lake
Nova Scotia, B3T-1S1

Application Deadline: August 31, 2015 –
Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Work Location: Prospect Road Community Centre, Hatchet Lake

 

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Registration for Fall Programs – Wednesday, Aug 26th at 9 a.m

FALL Programs ARE HERE! Registration Starts Wednesday, Aug 26th at 9a.m.

Please Note:

1. Registration will not be accepted via voicemail.

2. If you are making payments over the phone, receipts are available for pick up at PRCC front desk but we do not mail out receipts.

Payment Methods: We accept Cash, Debit, Visa, Mastercard and Cheques. A $20.00 charge will apply to all NSF cheques. Please note that anything in the brochure that is highlighted in yellow has been changed since the original brochure was released.

** Please Note: You will need a PDF reader to view the schedule. Click here for a list of free PDF readers.  **

Download the FALL Flyer as a PDF

 

Download the SUMMER Flyer as a PDF

 

View Program Descriptions

 

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Employment Opportunity: Before and/or After School Program Instructor

employmentBefore and/or After School Program Instructor

** New Application Deadline: August 26, 2015 **

 Under the direction of the Resource Opportunities Centre, the Program Instructor will:

  • Plan and lead various introductory level recreation programs (ie. Games, sports, crafts, etc) to children ages 5-12 years
  • Adapt all activities to meet the needs of program participants and implement program curriculum based on age group, skill level, location, equipment, etc
  • Present activities in a way that is fun, engaging and develops the appropriate skills.
  • Treat all students in a respectful, responsible and fair manner, responses appropriately to student initiated interactions and demonstrates fair judgment when coping with chaotic or conflicting situations.
  • Employ standard health practices when dealing with food items
  • Maintain confidentiality as the norm in all issues related to students and parents.
  • Provide a safe and positive environment for all participants, ensuring safe rules are established according to policies and procedures set forward by the program.
  • Document and communicate any incidents, accidents or damages while supervising the program, along with recording and reporting program attendance.
  • Provide quality customer service and interact professionally with all program participants, co-workers, parents and the public.

Requirements for Hire:

  • First Aid, CPR or willingness to obtain
  • Successful screening through Child Abuse Registry.
  • Must be legally entitled to work in Canada, must have resided in Nova Scotia at least six month prior to start of employment
  • Experience leading children/youth in a recreation setting and designing program curriculum preferred.
  • Note: proof of all of the above will be required.

Salary and Hours: The position will pay $10.60/hr. Positions are available for Before School (7am-8:45am), After School (2:30-6pm) or both, either 5-days per week, or part-time. Hours vary depending on number of children according to an instructor-student ratio.

Application Instructions:

Send resumes (including references) and cover letters by fax or e-mail (no phone calls).
Fax cover letters and resumes to (Fax) 902- 852-2867
Email cover letters and resumes to jobs@prospectcommunities.com

Drop off to:
2141 Prospect Road
Hatchet Lake
Nova Scotia, B3T-1S1

Application Deadline: August 26, 2015 –
Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Work Location: Prospect Road Community Centre, Hatchet Lake

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The Fall 2015 Edition of The Prospective is out!

prospectiveThe Fall Edition of the Prospective is out! If you live in the community you will receive a copy in your mailbox. You can also pick one up at the Prospect Road Community Centre or Download it Here! (PDF)

Highlights include:

  • Report from Executive Director
  • PRCC Programs and Events Update
  • PRCC 5th Anniversary Celebration
  • ROC Update
  • COP – Keeping a Watch on the Community
  • HRCAP – Connecting People to Technology
  • News from the PRCC Kitchen
  • Community Garden: Year One
  • PRCC Fall Programs Brochure
  • And More!
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Friday Feast – Community Meal – Sept 4 @ 4:30 – 7pm

September 4 @ 4:30-7pm

BBQ – Hot Dogs, Hamburgers & Sausages 2 Sides + Fruit.

$7 (suggested donation or pay-what-you-can)

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Lunch and Learn

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Thursday, July 16th featuring Restorative Chair Yoga at 11am

Lunch 12pm – Crustless Quiche, Salad/Veggies, Apples & cookies $5.00 or pay what you can

Technology help available following lunch

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Summer Hours

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Please Note the Following Changes to Our Hours of Operation for the Months of July & August only.

  • Monday – Friday: 7am – 10pm
  • Saturday & Sunday: 8am – 5pm

( Note that facility rentals can be arranged outside of the above mentioned hours upon special request )

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SUMMER Programs are Here!

Updated: June 12th

SUMMER Programs ARE HERE! Registration Starts Wednesday, June 24 at 9a.m.

Please Note:

1. Registration will not be accepted via voicemail.

2. If you are making payments over the phone, receipts are available for pick up at PRCC front desk but we do not mail out receipts.

Payment Methods: We accept Cash, Debit, Visa, Mastercard and Cheques. A $20.00 charge will apply to all NSF cheques. Please note that anything in the brochure that is highlighted in yellow has been changed since the original brochure was released.

** Please Note: You will need a PDF reader to view the schedule. Click here for a list of free PDF readers.  **

Download the SUMMER Flyer as a PDF

 

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Are You Subscribed to the PRCC Mailing List?

email_planeAs of July 1, 2014, the Canadian AntiSpam Legislation (CASL) requires that The Prospect Road Community Centre (PRCC) has express consent to continue sending emails to our mailing list subscribers.

If you were in our mailing list prior to June 27th you should have received an email asking for your consent so we can continue to send you information on upcoming programs, events and promotions at the PRCC. 

If you did not receive an email you can use the signup form below to subscribe to our mailing list.

Everyone is welcome to join!

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