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The Disabled Sailing Association of British Columbia - Assistant Instructor

The Disabled Sailing Association of British Columbia
Victoria, British Columbia


Start Date: Monday, June 09, 2014

Assistant Instructor – Application deadline March 10, 2014

Job Summary:

Under the overall supervision of the Board of Directors of the Disabled Sailing Association

of B.C., Victoria Branch (D.S.A.B.C., Victoria), and under the general supervision of the

Executive Director of Recreation Integration Victoria (R.I.V.) and the specific direction of

the Coordinator of Services of R.I.V. develops and operates a sailing program for people

with disabilities according to generally accepted standards for Canadian Sailing Schools

while leading and working as an effective member of the team.


1. Provides professional sailing instruction to students with disabilities to accepted

standards of practice for professional sailing schools in Canada, while role modelling

excellent seamanship at all times.

2. Develops and implements lesson plans.

3. Maintains D.S.A.B.C., Victoria boats and equipment as assigned by the Head Instructor.

4. Assists with the training, scheduling and supervision of D.S.A.B.C., Victoria volunters.

5. Maintains records and completes administrative requirements.

6. Performs duties in accordance with the approved policies and procedure of Recreation

Integration Victoria and the D.S.A.B.C., Victoria

7. Other related duties as required.

Job/Skill Requirements:

1. Current CANSail 1 & 2

2. Current Standard 1st Aid and C.P.R.

3. Class IV driver’s license

4. Training and/ or experience working with people with disabilities

5. Good communication and organizational skills.

6. Physical ability to safely perform lifts and transfers of people with disabilities in

accordance with accepted procedures.

7. Ability to work as an effective member of the team.

Wage: $14.79/hour. 12 weeks, 37.5 hour week. Tuesday- Saturday

Start Date: June 9, 2014. End Date: August 30, 2014

For more information or to submit a resume and cover letter, please email

or call Recreation Integration Victoria at 250-477-6314.