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Position #: 2066
OrganizationYMCA-YWCA Vancouver Island
Position: Recreation Sport Volunteer - Walk/Run Group Leader
Location: 851 Broughton Street, Victoria, BC, Canada
Description: Recreation Sport Volunteer - Walk/Run Group Leader
Downtown Victoria YMCA-YWCA

Vacancies: 2-3
Position: Volunteer
Placement: Immediate
Hours: Mondays, 5:30 – 7:15pm

Nature and Scope:
The Walk/Run Group Leader provides excellence in customer service and support to the members and participants of the Walk/Run Group. Reporting to the Program Coordinator- Children’s Recreation Programs and Adult Recreation Sports, the volunteer in this position will facilitate a Walk/Run Group
workout while maintaining a friendly, welcoming and safe environment following guidelines set out by the YMCA-YWCA of Vancouver Island.
The Walk/Run Group Leader will be based at the Downtown Victoria YMCA-YWCA facility. This person must be able to work unsupervised on Mondays from 5:30 – 7:15pm.
Training Details: Volunteer position training will be provided.
Working Conditions: Responsibilities:
- To facilitate a group workout through the neighbourhoods surrounding the Downtown Victoria YMCA-YWCA centre.
- To create a safe, friendly and welcoming atmosphere.
- To provide participants with information on techniques and safety precautions.
- To ensure excellent customer services is provided.
- To maintain and develop relationships with members, participants, staff and other volunteers within the YMCA-YWCA.

- A clear Police/RCMP Criminal Record Check with Vulnerable Sector clearance is required.
- Current Standard First Aid and CPR C is required.
- Knowledge and understanding regarding run group structure and planning is required.
- Sport-specific experience is preferred.

To Apply: Please send a cover letter and resume to:
Human Resources
YMCA-YWCA of Vancouver Island
Email: hr@vancouverislandy.ca

Please Note:
1. Application Deadline: This posting will close when suitable candidates have been found.
2. Please indicate in your cover letter how you heard about this position.
3. We thank all applicants, but only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

The YMCA-YWCA of Vancouver Island is an equal opportunity employer.
Minimum Duration: 7 - 12 months
Timing: Weekday - Evening
Time Detail: Mondays, 5:30 – 7:15pm
Age: 19+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: On a bus route
Area(s) of Interest: Recreation/Sports
Skill(s): Customer Service, Team Building, Coaching, Supervision, Plan & Co-ordinate
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: https://vancouverislandy.com/
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Human Resources
Address: Victoria, V8W 1E5


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