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
After School Licensed Care - Part Time Staff

The City of Kelowna is looking for a Part-Time After School Care Contract Instructor at Bankhead Elementary School for the City of Kelowna's Licensed After School Care program.

This position will plan and implement quality child care based on the philosophy and mandate set by the City of Kelowna and Licensing Requirements. Staff will provide guidance, supervision, and programming that creates a safe, fun, and nurturing environment for all children in our school-aged program (K-12Y).

Qualifications:

  • Up to date First Aid/CPR certificate, with Emergency Child Care portion
  • Required to complete a Criminal Record Check
  • 20 hours of relevant training as a Responsible Adult - You must have completed a course or combination of courses of at least 20 hours in duration in child development, guidance, health and safety, or nutrition
  • Available on Thursdays & Fridays, and can supplement with subbing on other days when needed.

Days: Thursday & Friday (Please inquire if looking for other days as well)

Hours:  After School: 1:30-5:30pm (8 hours per week)

Location: Bankhead Elementary – Afterschool care classrooms

Wage: $18.00 per hour

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.

Children's Basketball Instructor

We are currently looking for an enthusiastic and knowledgeable person to instruct our boys and/or girls basketball programs!

Qualifications:

  • Experience working with children ages 6 to 12 years
  • Experience playing and leading basketball programs for children.
  • Valid First Aid certificate 

Days: Saturdays and/or Sundays

Hours:  late afternoon,  2-3 hours per day

Location: Parkinson Recreation Centre Gymnasium or Canyon Falls Middle School Gymnasium

Wage: $19-$20/hour (depending on experience). 

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.