Volunteer Skating Coach

(Joy of Learning Centre)

Position ID: V-HVC0988
Last Full Update: 27 Sep 2023

Opportunity Details: Volunteer Skating Coach


Challenger 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.

Contact Aline McMullen, Coordinator, Challenger Sports League; Email: challengersports@jolc.ca

Milton Skating and Hockey Skills: assist players on the ice with fundamentals of skating and hockey. Encourage participation.

Ages 18 year(s) and up
Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours Yes
Suitable For Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Persons with a physical disability ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Couples ; Community Groups
Areas of Interest Child & Family Services ; Community / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Recreation & Sports ; Seasonal Support (Summer) ; Special Needs / Differently Abled ; Youth Engagement
Skills/Experience Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Creativity ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Listening Skills ; Mentoring & Training ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Sports & Coaching ; Team Work ; Working with Children
Commitment Length Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) - October to March
Interaction Level Small Group
Dates and Times Saturday: Afternoon (5:15pm - 6:05pm) 
Sunday: Afternoon (3pm - 4pm) 
Please indicate which program(s) you are interested in, in your application
Seasons Fall ; Winter
Accessibility Fully 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
Location Saturdays: Sixteen Mile Creek - Oakville, Sundays: Milton Sports Centre
Number of Positions Milton: 5 individual(s) ; Oakville 
5 individual(s) needed in total.
Training Training on the job
Police Check Required
Additional Requirements Vulnerable sector police check required.
Start Date On or after 15 Oct 2023
End Date 03 Mar 2024

Agency Details: Joy of Learning Centre

Office Phone 905-847-2938
E-Mail info@jolc.ca
Website jolc.ca
Address & Map
Bronte Creek Provincial Park, Old Tyrell House
1219 Burloak Dr
Oakville, ON L6M 4J7
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Mailing Address c/o The Joy of Learning Centre