City : Toronto
Category : Retail, Sales
Industry : Telecommunications
Employer : Rogers
Reviving Baseball in Inner-Cities (RBI) Coach
NATURE & SCOPE
Jays Care Foundation is looking for up to 30 energetic, passionate, and experienced recreation program leaders to be coaches in our inaugural Reviving Baseball in Inner-Cities (RBI) program. This RBI program is 9 weeks long (starting in mid-April and running to mid-June). The program is a fun and inclusive baseball program for children aged 10 to 12 attending schools in priority neighbourhoods. The program takes place twice a week (one practice and one game) from 3:30pm to 5:30pm. Practices are hosted at designated schools and games are hosted at nearby baseball diamonds. RBI Coaches facilitate dynamic baseball practices that help children increase their confidence and build relationships. RBI Coaches work with up to 3 community coach volunteers to ensure that practices and games are fun, safe and inclusive.
Candidates should have some experience coaching baseball and/or leading recreational activities for children. All successful candidates will participate in a full day of training to enhance their knowledge, skills and confidence in planning and leading fun baseball practices.
Program Specialist, RBI
April 9th to June 15th, 2018: The contract term for this position will be approximately 10 weeks, working between 4 and 10 hours per week. Successful candidates will be required to attend paid training during the week of April 9th, and work between two and four evenings per week (usual hours: 3:30pm to 5:30pm).
RBI Coaches are expected to:
Role model best coach behaviours:
Role model inclusive and creative techniques with campers:
Manage issues and concerns as they arise:
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
PLEASE NOTE - Applicants 18 years of age and over, must present a valid and suitable Vulnerable Sector Check prior to commencing employment.
Once you apply, we will review your resume to determine if your skills and experience match the qualifications for the role and only qualified candidates will be contacted for next steps. If you move forward, the process will include an interview and reference check.
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