Join our fantastic staff team, take part in our youth volunteer program, or make a difference with your charitable contributions.

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Working at Westside

Join our amazing staff team!

Since 2000, our employees have been delivering safe, healthy and fun recreation. If you are enthusiastic, professional and would like to be a part of a great team, check our current Job Opportunities.

Preschool Program Leader: Summer 2017
Position Close Date:
Sun, 2017-05-07

Currently seeking a Preschool Program Leader for the summer season.

Group Exercise Instructor
Position Close Date:
Mon, 2017-05-01

Currently seeking Group Exercise specialists to instruct our evening and weekend fitness programs.

Summer Day Camp Leaders in Training
Position Close Date:
Sun, 2017-04-02

Currently seeking Day Camp Leaders in Training for the 2017 Summer Season.

Summer Day Camp Leaders
Position Close Date:
Sun, 2017-04-02

Currently seeking Day Camp Leaders for the 2017 Summer Season.

Water Fitness Instructor
Position Close Date:

Currently seeking Water Fitness Instructors to lead Aquafit classes

Water Park Attendant
Position Close Date:

Currently seeking Water Park Attendants for evening/weekend/daytime shifts

Youth Volunteers

Youth volunteers bring skills to our programs and enrich the lives of Calgary's children, youth, adults and seniors. Most of all, volunteers help Westside keep its promise to serve our communities. We couldn't do it without them!

Expect to commit to at least one 2-3 hour shift per week. Volunteers must be 13Y to 17Y or have taken the F.L.Y. Fostering Leadership in Youth program, and have at minimum Emergency First Aid with CPR C. All youth volunteers are partnered with a staff member for supervision.


Summer Day Camp Volunteers
Volunteer Term:
Sat, 2017-07-01 to Fri, 2017-09-01

Description: Camps run as full day or half day camps for children from 3-12 years old. Volunteers in camps help facilitate the camp and aid the Camp Leader. Volunteers are required to help with activities like arts and crafts, swimming, outdoor games, gym games, circle games, and anything else the camp may partake in. Volunteers interested in summer camps must be willing to commit 80 hours over the course of the summer in weekly sessions (Monday-Friday).


Volunteer Term: July & August

Give to Westside

Westside was built by community. Neighborhood volunteers, in partnership with the City of Calgary, Province of Alberta and hundreds of generous donors, achieved the dream of building Westside Recreation Centre in 2000 and expanding the centre in 2010.

Westside is a registered charity. Gifts are currently directed to future expansion projects or an area of your choice and can be made with cash, cheque or credit card. Charitable tax receipts are issued for all donations of $25 or more. Recognition and naming opportunities are offered to those who are interested.

For information on giving, please contact the Fund Development & Communications Manager by email or telephone at 403.531.5875 Ext 265.

Thank you for your interest and support!

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