Competition number 314-2018-EXT-RPC

Strathcona County Youth Programs – Instructor (Contract) REPOST



Closing date

Dec. 22, 2018

Competition status

  • Active: Accepting applications until 11:59 pm MST on the closing date.
  • Screening: Applications are under review.
  • Interviewing: Applicants have been selected for interviews.
  • Closed: A candidate has been selected and/or competition has closed.
  • Ongoing: Accepting applications, which will be reviewed on an as-needed basis.
  • Cancelled: The competition has been cancelled.



Recreation, Parks and Culture


Evenings and Weekends

Pay range

$25 - $40 per class based on education, experience and class registration

Job Description

Youth Programs is currently seeking skating and yoga instructors to be added on to our contact list and fill a few vacant positions for the winter 2019 session. Once an instructor is added to our contact list they will be notified of all instructing opportunities throughout the year.


  • Deliver high quality recreational classes
  • Develop and implement creative, age appropriate lesson plans
  • Incorporate physical literacy and fundamental movement skills into weekly classes
  • Provide participants with the opportunity to engage in a balance of structured and non-structured activities and drills
  • Collaborate and positively interact with the Youth Programming team

Skills and Abilities

  • Positive, proven leadership and team-building skills
  • Proven time-management skills and possess the ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Outstanding customer service and communication skills
  • Ability to adapt to changing work environments and demands


  • A high school diploma and enrolled in a post-secondary institution in recreation, physical education, kinesiology, or related degree
  • Sport specific coaching and/or instructing experience
  • Experience working with children ages of 4Y-15Y
  • Proven ability to maintain high standards of safety, quality, and cooperation

Required – Current First Aid, CPR (Level C) certification, Criminal record check/Vulnerable sector check (within the past 6 months)

Asset – High Five® Principles of Healthy Child Development (must be obtained within 6 months of signing first contract), NCCP 

Wage ranges from $25 per class to $40 per class based on education, experience and class registration.


Department Contact:          Amanda Johnson


Competition #314-2018-EXT-RPC closes December 22, 2018

Equivalencies of education and experience may be considered. This competition may be used to fill future vacancies for similar positions within the next 6 months.

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