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Employment opportunity: Multisport program leaders

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY - The Amherst Cumberland Multisport Program is seeking a minimum of two (2) Program Coordinators to help facilitate this new and exciting initiative for children in grades primary and one.

Program Coordinators must be organized, energetic, and positive individuals who are interested in helping children in Amherst & area grow through sport.

Program Coordinators will report to the Town of Amherst Active Living Coordinator. Program locations will vary between Spring Street Academy and the sport specific facilities. Amherst Cumberland Multisport Leaders will facilitate program delivery as outlined in the position summary below.

Employment duration: September 2019—June 2020. Approximately 4 hours / week.

Wage: $14.00/hour

Position Summary:

  • Attend all training sessions provided
  • Enforce health and safety procedures of Amherst Cumberland Multisport Program
  • Monitor day-to-day operations of Amherst Cumberland Multisport Program and ensure program quality
  • Assist Community Sport Organization personnel with session preparation and delivery as required
  • Greet participants and assist with participant engagement as required
  • Perform administrative tasks as required (record-keeping, final report, parent/guardian communication etc.)
  • Various other duties as assigned by supervisor

Position Requirements

  • Minimum age is 17 years
  • Must hold current CPR and First Aid Certificates
  • Must supply a recent Criminal Record and Vulnerable Sector Check
  • Must have transportation to worksite
  • Must possess strong interpersonal, organizational, and communication skills
  • Must be high-energy, flexible, eager to take initiative, and passionate about working with children
  • Must be available to work evenings and weekends

Please e-mail cover letter along with resume by 4pm, August 16th, 2019 to:

Krista CrossmanKrista Crossman, Town of Amherst, 98 Victoria Street East, Amherst, N.S. B4H 1X6

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We thank all candidates for their interest, however only those under consideration will be contacted.