Hockey/Skating Coach

(Joy of Learning Centre, Oakville)

Position ID: V-HVC0988 Last Full Update: 03 Mar 2022
Opportunity Details
CommentsChallenger skating/hockey is skating and hockey skills program for players with a disability or special need to enjoy the full benefits of participation in skating and hockey at a level structured to their abilities. 
We run two programs: A Milton program which is a skating/hockey skills program, and an Oakville program which is a full-equipment hockey program
ContactAline McMullen, Coordinator, Challenger Sports League; Email:
DutiesMilton Skating and Hockey Skills: assist players on the ice with fundamentals of skating and hockey. Encourage participation. 
Oakville Rangers Hockey: organize and run practice drills, assist players on the ice, assist players in the dressing room, encourage participation, coordinate games
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Persons with a physical disability ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Couples ; Community Groups
Areas of InterestChild & Family Services ; Community / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Recreation & Sports ; Seasonal Support (Summer) ; Special Needs / Differently Abled ; Youth Engagement
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Creativity ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Listening Skills ; Mentoring & Training ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Sports & Coaching ; Team Work ; Working with Children
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year) - October to March
Interaction LevelSmall Group
Dates and TimesSaturday: Afternoon (5:15pm - 6:05pm) 
Sunday: Afternoon (3pm - 4pm) 
Please indicate which program(s) you are interested in, in your application
SeasonsFall ; Winter
AccessibilityFully Accessible ; Designated parking at entrance ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Easy access to elevator ; Elevator with braille and voice/tone features ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall ; Dedicated accessible washroom with all features ; Wheelchair accessible washroom, assistance needed with door
LocationSaturdays: Sixteen Mile Creek - Oakville, Sundays: Milton Sports Centre
Number of PositionsMilton: 5 individual(s) ; Oakville: 5 individual(s) 
10 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingTraining on the job
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsVulnerable sector police check required.
Start DateOn or after 15 Oct 2022
Agency Details
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Organization NameJoy of Learning Centre, Oakville
Office Phone905-847-2938
Address & Map
Bronte Creek Provincial Park, Old Tyrell House
1219 Burloak Dr
Oakville, ON L6M 4J7
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Mailing Addressc/o The Joy of Learning Centre