Location:
Various
Status:
Accepting
Type of Position:
Volunteer
Placement Date:
Immediate

To impact the lives of young people by providing learning facilities and educational programs that promote character development and life-enhancing values through the game of golf.

Requirements

  • Interest in working with children and youth
  • Knowlege of the rules and fundamentals of golf
  • Work with minimal supervision while co-operating with staff and other volunteers
  • Completion of volunteer documentation and Criminal Record Check
  • First Aid and Coaching certification an asset
  • Commitment to a minum of one program session as outlined below:

After School Programming (Apr 3 – May 8 or May 15 – June 19rd, 2018)  1x weekly for a 6 week session

Location

Dates

Times

Queen Elizabeth Pitch and Putt Vancouver

Vancouver

Tuesdays

4:00-5:30

 

QE Park Pitch & Putt

Vancouver

Thursdays

4:00-5:30

 

Birdies and Buckets

Surrey  (Only may 15-June 19 session)

 

Wednesdays

4:00-5:30

 

Spring Break Programming 

Location

Dates

Times

Rupert Park Pitch & Putt

 Monday to Friday March 19-23

9:00 – 12:00pm

QE Park Pitch & Putt

 Monday to Friday March 26-30

9:00 – 12:00 pm

 

 

Summer Programming  (July 3 –  August 31, 2017 ) Golf Sessions are weekly, Monday - Friday for 3 hrs

Location

Dates

Times

Rupert Park Pitch & Putt

 Monday through Friday

9:00 – 12:00pm

QE Park Pitch & Putt

 Monday through Friday

9:00 – 12:00 pm

Birdies and Buckets

Monday through Friday

9:00 – 12:00 pm

 

Competencies

  • Commitment to Organization Vision and Values: Demonstrates and promotes a personal understanding of the Life Skills curriculum and core values of The First Tee
  • Relationship Building / Collaboration: Builds positive interactions both internally and externally to achieve organization's goals
  • Planning and Organizing: Establishes a clearly defined and effective course of action for self and others to accomplish short and long term work goals
  • Creativity and Innovation: Develops new ways or adapts existing ideas to help us achieve desired results

Benefits

  • Strengthen leadership and organization skills
  • Gain experience coaching and leading sports emphasizing teamwork and sportsmanship
  • Promote a healthy lifestyle for youth
  • And of course...giving back to the community and having FUN!

Our Commitment to the Protection of Children and Vulnerable Adults

The YMCA is committed to the protection of children in our care and vulnerable adults participating in our programs.  To ensure this commitment is upheld, all volunteers will need to provide:

  • A current and satisfactory Criminal Reference Check/Vulnerable Sector Search issued no later than six (6) months preceding your start date
  • Three references  (two of these should be professional references)

Contact

Christophe Collins
Manager - The First Tee of Greater Vancouver YMCA
(T) 604.622.4953
(F) 604.699.9622
Email: christophe.collins@gv.ymca.ca

 

 

Application Deadline

On-going