Volunteer Assisting People with a disability

(Canadian Adaptive Snowsports (CADS) - Ontario - Huronia Region Programs)

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Position ID: V-MID0136 Last Modified: 02 Jun 2021 Last Full Update: 17 Mar 2021
Opportunity Details
ContactDavid O'Brien, Co-ordinator, Canadian Association for Disabled Skiing Huronia; Phone: 705-725-4774; Email: horseshoeCADS@gmail.com
DutiesHelp give people of all ages and disabilities a chance to experience skiing.
More Info Linkwww.disabledskiingontario.com
BenefitsLift ticket will be free for volunteers
Ages14 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Areas of InterestBehavioural and Developmental Support Services ; Mentorship / Leadership ; Program Coordination / Support ; Recreation & Sports ; Social Interaction ; Special Needs / Differently Abled ; Youth Engagement ; Youth Services
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Customer Service ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Mentoring & Training ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Sports & Coaching ; Working with Children ; Ability and confidence with skiing at a red or blue level
Commitment LengthShort Term (3 months or less) ; Commitment of a Sat or Sun each week during the 8 week program.
Interaction LevelOne-on-one ; Small Group ; Ratio is usually 2-3 volunteers per student
Minimum Hours8 / Week
Dates and TimesSaturday: Morning, Afternoon 
Sunday: Morning, Afternoon 
Program runs 8 weeks Jan & Feb Plus Volunteer Orientation and training on Dec 9th at Horseshoe Resort - Individuals interested in volunteering are asked to register for orientation before Dec 1.
Number of PositionsOro-Medonte ; Springwater 
12 individual(s) needed in total. 
Volunteering will take place at Snow Valley Resort, Horseshoe Resort & Heights of Horseshoe.
TrainingOrientation - on December 9th at Horseshoe Resort ; Training is provided ; Training is required - and provided by the program ; Training on the job ; Send email to cads-Ontario@rogers.com to register for orientation. more information can be found at: www.disabledskiingontario.com
TransportationCar required ; Must have own transportation to Hill
Cost$40.00 CADS membership that includes insurance coverage
Police CheckRequired
Liability InsuranceAvailable
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Organization NameCanadian Adaptive Snowsports (CADS) - Ontario - Huronia Region Programs
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Simcoe County, ON