Skating Instructor, Children’s Programs & Services at Westside

Who is Westside:

Westside Recreation Centre is a world-class facility based on a lifestyle and wellness concept. Since

2000, we have been providing families with a fun, healthy and affordable environment with world class

activities, including a hockey and skating facility, fitness centre, gymnasium and an aquatic park.

Position Description:

Westside offers recreational based skating lessons to teach children and adults the fundamentals of

skating and to encourage participation in the sport. Duties of a skating instructor include the following:

- To instruct, lead and supervise a group of preschool, children, youth and/or adults in a learn to

skate program

- Set-up, take-down and general maintenance of equipment and facility

- Ensure safety of all participants

- Provide Private/Semi-Private lessons as required

- Administrative duties as required including completion of skating report cards

- Communication with parents on child’s development and progression in lessons

- To provide a safe, fun and quality environment for all participants

- All staff are required to wear a CSA certified winter helmet while on the ice

Matthew Achtymichuk