Skip to the main content
This website uses cookies to give you a better online experience. By using this website or closing this message, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. More information
Alberta Supports Contact Centre

Toll Free 1-877-644-9992

Alert

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted legislation and services. Information on this website may not reflect the current situation in Alberta. Please visit alberta.ca for up-to-date information about these impacts.

Job Details

Sports And Recreation Leader

Employer

Vista Ridge Recreational Association

Date Posted

November 19, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Fort McMurray, AB
  • Earnings $20.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 4  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Jan 01, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Vista Ridge Recreational Association

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

Canadian Ski Instructors Alliance Certification

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Additional Skills

  • Patrolling/supervising activities
  • Ensure safety of rescuers and victims at accident scenes
  • Assist with special events
  • Maintain and repair sports equipment
  • Leading/instructing individuals

Work Setting

  • Ski centre/resort
  • Outdoor centre

Specific Skills

  • Lead groups and individuals in recreational or leisure programs
  • Ensure health and safety regulations are followed
  • Demonstrate and instruct athletic, fitness or sports activities and techniques
  • Understand principles of group dynamics
  • Conduct therapeutic recreational or athletic activities
  • Assist clients/guests with special needs
  • Plan and carry out recreational, fitness and sports activities
  • Schedule activities, keep logs, maintain records and prepare reports
  • Assemble supplies, sports and game equipment
  • Monitor recreational, sports or fitness activities to ensure safety and provide emergency or first aid assistance when required

Work Site Environment

Outdoors

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Staff accommodation available
  • Various locations

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Organized

Benefits

Other Benefits


How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

By e-mail:

vistaridge@shaw.ca

In Person:

1 Spruce Valley Drive
Fort McMurray, Alberta T9H5B4
Between 09:00 AM and 03:00 PM

By Mail:

P.O. Box 5252
Fort McMurray, Alberta T9H3G3

Advertised Until

Jan 01, 2022

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes & Abilities
The Sports And Recreation Leader is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Program Leaders and Instructors in Recreation, Sport and Fitness
METHODICAL

Interest in manipulating and assembling supplies and sports and game equipment; and in monitoring recreational and sports activities to ensure safety and provide emergency and first aid assistance when required

SOCIAL

Interest in instructing groups and individuals in arts, crafts and similar activities; in leading groups and individuals in recreational and leisure programs, and in attending clients with special needs by conducting therapeutic recreational and athletic activities

innovative

Interest in co-ordinating information to plan recreational, athletic, fitness and sports programs

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

Learn More

Abilities

Compared to my abilities

The abilities related to this job are shown along with your selected abilities.

Typical ability expectations for this job
Selected abilities

Mental Abilities

General Learning Ability

Verbal Ability

Numerical Ability

Visual Abilities

Spatial Perception

Form Perception

Clerical Perception

Physical Abilities

Motor Coordination

Finger Dexterity

Manual Dexterity

Learn More
Was this page useful?
Top