JOB TITLE: Tennis Instructor I
DEPARTMENT: Community Services
JOB STATUS & DURATION: Part-time, seasonal and temporary
HOURS OF WORK: 24 hour workweek / variable hours
HOURLY RATE: $15.50
POSTING DATE: January 24, 2023
CLOSING DATE: December 31, 2023
AREA OF RESPONSIBILITY:
Reporting to the Recreation Programmer/Recreation Coordinator, Instructors are responsible for planning, organizing and implementing a high quality program that is stimulating and enjoyable for all participants. Responsible for the safety and well-being of registered participants at all times.
Plan, organize and deliver high quality safe and stimulating tennis lessons for all levels of participants
Keep current with industry trends and new class formats
Provide a high level of front line customer service including greeting and engaging participants
Communicate with participants in regards to lesson opportunities and accident prevention
Maintain complete vigilance while on duty and be ready to respond to any emergency situation
Supervise and mentor volunteers and assistants
Complete administrative duties in a timely manner (eg. attendance, incident/accident reports, opening and closing procedures)
Maintain a safe and tidy program space ensuring equipment is set-up and stored appropriately
Report all concerns, accidents and incidents to immediate supervisor for follow up and take appropriate action
Maintain an understanding of department programs and services
Understand, adhere to, and enforce Corporate Policies & Procedures, Confidentiality Guidelines, Emergency Procedures and Health and Safety Standards for all participants and staff
Attend meetings/training as required
Performs other duties as assigned
OTHER SKILLS AND ASSETS:
Minimum 1 year of coaching/instructional experience, considered an asset
Teaching certification from Tennis Canada or equivalent from accredited organization, considered an asset
Current Standard First Aid / CPR C from an accredited organization, or ability to obtain within 1 month of date of hire
High Five Principles of Healthy Child Development or Sport Certification, considered an asset
Exceptional customer service and communication skills
**Preference will be given to students that have a permanent residency in Brampton.
**Various tests and/or exams may be administered as part of the selection criteria.
Alternate formats will be provided upon request.
Interview: Our recruitment process will be completed with video conference technology.
If this opportunity matches your interest and experience, please apply online by clicking the button above by December 31, 2023 and complete the attached questionnaire. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. The successful candidate(s) will be required, as a condition of employment, to execute a written employment agreement. A criminal record search will be required of the successful candidate to verify the absence of a criminal record for which a pardon has not been granted.
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