Part-Time Contract - Standard First Aid Instructor - All Regions
PT ContractArk YMCA, Kitchener, ON, CA22 days agoRequisition ID : 1511
Standard First Aid Instructor
Part Time- Contract
Evenings and Weekends, Occasional Daytime
START DATE : Aug. 2022- Aug. 2023
REGION : All Regions
APPLICATIONS DUE : Posting will remain active until filled.
Are you an experienced Lifesaving Society Standard First Aid Instructor and Examiner? Do you have a passion for training others and teaching people to respond in an emergency?
If this is you, join our team and make an impact!
The YMCA of Three Rivers is one of the community’s largest non-profit organizations. We are dedicated to the enrichment of our communities through the development of people and families.
We provide a variety of programs and services in our community including licenced childcare, swimming lessons, youth & preschool programs and adult fitness to name a few.
We create a sense of belonging by helping children, youth and adults cultivate authentic and caring relationships in a safe and nurturing space.
Training future lifeguards and delivering quality aquatic programs is where you come in!
What you will do
You will instruct and examine high quality Lifesaving Society Standard First Aid classes including full courses and recertifications.
That are consistent with the Lifesaving Society’s guidelines and standards. You will plan and organize courses using short-term and long-term lesson planning.
You will attend all staff meetings and trainings as required. Course instructors are responsible for organizing materials, and setting up and taking down equipment for the course.
You will have the opportunity to develop strong relationships with course candidates and your peers as you assist in creating a safe and welcoming facility for all.
What you will bring
Ideally, you will bring a minimum of 2 years’ experience teaching and examining lifesaving and / or first aid courses. You are a current Lifesaving Society Standard First Aid Instructor and Examiner- Standard First Aid.
You have current Standard First Aid.
Previous program facilitation with people of all ages is an asset. You are committed to working in a socially inclusive environment responding with sensitivity and personal awareness to diverse needs.
Ability to travel to different regions is an asset.
You will have well-developed interpersonal and relationship building skills with the ability to establish rapport and excellent communication with course participants, parents and team members.
This position requires your willingness to work flexible hours - mostly evenings and weekends. You will also be required to present a clear, current, Criminal Record Check with Vulnerable Sector screening.
What you will gain
You will join a dynamic team and an organization that has massive impact across our community. You will be joining a local organization, but you will also be part of a global movement.
Your work will have an impact on the community we all call home, and will be a little better every day because of you.
The YMCAs of Three Rivers embrace diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive workplace, welcoming applications from all qualified persons.
In accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005, accommodation will be provided at any point throughout the hiring process, provided the candidate makes their accommodation need known to the YMCA.
The YMCAs comply with the Employment Standards Act, Pay Equity Legislation and privacy laws. In keeping with privacy laws, we are committed to protecting personal information by following responsible information handling practices.
For more information on the YMCAs commitment to privacy, please visit our website. Only candidates under consideration will be contacted.