Recreation contract instructor opportunities

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Instructors are hired to teach programs on a seasonal contract basis in various parks and facilities throughout Kelowna. Some programs include Kick and Run Soccer, T-Ball, Gymnastics, Dance, Art, Cooking, Camps and much more!  Postings for current available positions are located below.

For new program proposals submit a resume and a brief summary of the program to contractinstructorjobs@kelowna.ca.

Current recreation opportunities

Contract Instructor opportunities are listed below and will be removed once they are filled.  

Martial Arts for Kids Program Instructor

The City of Kelowna is  currently looking for a martial arts instructor to teach to children and/or adults with a cognitive disability.  They type of martial arts is to be determined based on the skills and qualifications of the instructor.  This program runs once a week on Wednesdays from 1:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. throughout the Spring season (April-June). 

Qualifications:

  •  Required to complete a Criminal Record Check
  • Positive individual with good communication skills
  • Experience teaching martial arts in a particular style of Martial Arts. Provide details

Programs Available:

  • Martial Arts for Adults: Wednesdays, 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
  • Martial Arts for Kids: Wednesdays, 5:30 p.m. - 6:15 p.m.

Billable Hours: 1.5hrs/class (adults) 1.25hrs/class (kids)

Wage: $22.00/hr

Submit your resume and cover letter to contractinstructorjobs@kelowna.ca. The subject of your email must be the job title that you are applying for.

Musician Instructor

The City of Kelowna is currently looking for a musician that loves to perform in a sing along environment. 1 or 2 days a week you will perform on the stage to our adult participants with diversabilities while they join in with a variety of instruments and singing along. The crowd loves a wide variety of music from campfire songs to rock & roll and everything in between. 

Qualifications

  •  Required to complete a Criminal Record Check
  •  Positive individual with good communication skills
  •  Experience playing an instrument such as a guitar or ukulele
  • The ability to play a wide variety of songs in front of a large audience

Programs Available:

  • Rockin’ with Friends: Tuesdays, 1:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
  • Rockin’ with Friends: Fridays, 1:15 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Billable Hours: 1.75hrs/class

Wage: $25/hr

Submit your resume and cover letter to contractinstructorjobs@kelowna.ca. The subject of your email must be the job title that you are applying for.

How to apply

Please submit your resume and coverletter to contractinstructorjobs@kelowna.ca.

For more details, please review the information below.

What should be in your resume?
  • Contact Information
  • Previous and current education
  • Skills and certifications
  • References
  • Accomplishments and achievements
  • Any relevant information to support the position you are applying for
Do you need to provide references?

Please include a list of at least 3 references with your resume.