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Job Summary: To instruct skate lessons.
Machines and Equipment Used: First aid kit, recreation and various office equipment.
Season(s): Winter
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  • Instructs skate lessons.
  • Ensures that the program location, equipment and supplies meet health and safety standards.
  • Ensures the safety of participants.
  • Performs administrative tasks to support the program.
  • Assists with planning and coordination of special events.
  • Takes action to deal with incidents, accidents, problems and emergencies, as outlined in the divisional policies and procedures.
  • Interacts with staff and participants.
  • Attends and participates in meetings and training sessions.
  • Follows the principles of Healthy Child Development (HIGH FIVE®) in the planning and delivery of programs.


  • Current Emergency First Aid as recognized by the WSIB.
  • NCCP accreditation preferred.
  • Demonstrated experience and knowledge in a recognized Skating Program, including
  • technical competence performing skating skills.
  • Experience working with all ages: pre-school, children, youth, adult, senior adult.
  • Knowledge and understanding of policies, procedures & regulations related to: Rink/Arena facilities; Skating or In-line Skating or Hockey (as appropriate); Health & Safety; Risk Management, Access & Equity.
  • You must possess certification in Parks and Recreation Ontario's Principles of Healthy Child Development (PHCD). Applicants who meet all other qualifications and obtain a conditional job offer will be advised of PHCD course offerings in order to meet this qualification.
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