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Sports Instructor (Program Instructor 2) - 2019 Camps

Job Details
Open Date Dec 04 2018 - 12:00:00 PM Close Date Jan 20 2019 - 11:59:00 PM
Position Title Sports Instructor (Program Instructor 2) - 2019 Camps Posting Type Seasonal
Posting Status Active Position Length Seasonal
Department Group Community Services Hours per Week 40
Department Community Services Openings 1
Education High School    
Location Various Town Locations

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Position Summary


The Town of Milton is currently accepting applications for the summer 2019 position of Program Instructor 2 – Sport Instructor. This position requires an 8-week commitment that will begin in July 2019. This position is responsible for providing daily sport instruction to camper’s ages 6 – 12 years focusing on fundamental movement skills and progressive instruction.


Successful candidates must be able to work variable hours, including evenings for training.



Major Job Responsibilities


  • Develop lesson plans to meet the needs of the program level
  • Create a welcoming and positive atmosphere for participants to actively participate, excel and interact with others
  • Provide lesson plans, regular updates and feedback to immediate supervisor
  • Prepare materials and program space as per lesson plan
  • Modify lesson plans as per program participant needs
  • Provide a safe and well-supervised learning environment
  • Maintain a safe, clean facility; includes proper usage and storage of equipment
  • Report all accidents, incidents and site damage to immediate supervisor
  • Establish positive relationships, clear communication channels and work cooperatively with all staff and participants
  • Provide excellent customer service
  • Attend and participate in mandatory staff functions: training, meetings and allocated program times
  • Comply with all health and safety practices as it relates to the work, standard operating guidelines and the Occupational Health and Safety Act
  • Perform other duties as assigned in accordance with departmental objectives


Education and Experience


  • Secondary School diploma required and/or Post-Secondary Education preferably in Recreation and Leisure or a related field is considered an asset
  • National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) Certification is considered an asset
  • Minimum of 2 years playing experience in sport
  • Minimum of 2 years coaching, teaching, and/or program instruction experience in a related field is required
  • Knowledge and experience with Baseball, Badminton, Archery or Fencing is required
  • Program planning and service delivery skills
  • Strong problem solving skills with the ability to work well independently and in a team environment
  • Strong leadership, interpersonal, communication and customer service skills
  • Effective organizational, time management and problem solving skills
  • Experience working with children in a recreational setting and working with persons with disabilities is considered an asset
  • Willing and able to obtain a HIGH FIVE® Certification (Principles of Healthy Child Development or HIGH FIVE® Sport) as a condition of employment
  • Certifications/workshops in a related field is considered an asset
  • Standard First Aid and CPR C is required
  • In accordance with the Corporate Criminal Record Check Policy, the position requires the incumbent to submit a Criminal Record Check with Vulnerable Sector Screening upon employment


Hourly Rate: $16.91-$19.00


Interviews for this position will take place in February 2019.   


The Town of Milton is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 and the Ontario Human Rights Code; the Town of Milton will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process to applicants with disabilities. If selected to participate in the recruitment process, please inform the Town’s Human Resources staff of the nature of any accommodation(s) that you may require. All applicant information collected is in accordance with the Freedom of Information and Privacy legislation and under the authority of the Municipal Act; used strictly for candidate selection.