Recreation Instructors - After School Programs

City of Coquitlam

Recreation Instructors - After School Programs

Casual, On-Call
Parks, Recreation and Culture Services 

The City of Coquitlam is the sixth largest city in BC, home to more than 150,000 residents.  Our municipality continues to grow through greenfield and infill development, innovative urban design, inspiring arts, culture and recreation programs, and state-of-the-art transportation systems.  Our brand is built on managing our resources in a responsible and sustainable manner, while supporting a vibrant, growing regional urban centre.

The City of Coquitlam – Community Recreation Division is currently recruiting part- time Recreation Instructors to lead after school programs for elementary school-aged children.  Programs are offered in a variety of school and community center locations.

Basic Qualifications:
  • Current Standard First Aid and CPR certification or equivalent.
  • Candidates will have volunteer or work experience in instructing/coaching school aged children in one or more activities such as; soccer, basketball, badminton, floor hockey, tennis, dance, STEM programs, art or chess

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Minimum 1 year experience as an instructor/coach or in peer leadership
  • Specialty in one sport or discipline is an asset
  • Additional certification such as NCCP and/or High Five Certification are also an asset

The successful candidates will work effectively in a team environment and have excellent interpersonal and communication skills.  Candidates must be able to travel to the various program locations, and must be available at least 2 – 4 days per week between the hours of 2:30 and 10:00pm inclusive. Additional weekend availability is also an asset.

The rate of pay for this position varies, depending on experience/specialty. The range of pay is $20.00 to $22.00 per hour plus 4% in lieu of benefits.  Applicants under consideration will be required to consent to a Police Information Check/Vulnerable Sector Check.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please submit a resume, your certifications, as well as proof of first aid certificate (or equivalent). Please apply on-line at  Position will remain posted until filled.
The City of Coquitlam is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Organization: City of Coquitlam
Location: Coquitlam, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Parks & Recreation
Posted: September 24, 2018, 4:02 pm
Expires: December 31, 2018, 4:30 pm

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