Community Association Opportunities

Golf Instructor

Reporting to Recreation Leader. The Golf Instructor is responsible to the leadership and planning of golf programs within a community services setting.

Job Location
West Richmond Community Association.

Duties and Responsibilities


  • Plan, implement and evaluate developmentally appropriate golf related activities with supporting weekly lesson plans that are creative, flexible and adaptable.
  • Instruction will support basic fundamentals of physical literacy skill building.
  • Provide a safe, positive and well-managed learning environment.


  • Responsible for the supervision and leadership of volunteers.

Customer Service/Communication

  • Greet parents at the beginning and end of each class and discuss program information.
  • Communicate with other staff and volunteers.
  • Be a positive role model for participants.

Safety and Risk Management

  • Follow Community Centre and off-site protocol for emergency situations.
  • Ensure the safety of all individuals participating.
  • Ensure the physical and emotional environment is safe for participants.
  • Report and document suspected child abuse, endangerment and neglect to supervisor.
  • Ensure attendance procedures are followed.
  • Assess equipment on a regular basis and report damaged items to supervisor.
  • Ensure appropriate set up, take down and maintenance of program space.


  • Provide evaluation and feedback to supervisor regarding program content.
  • Fill out first aid incident report forms and submit accordingly.
  • Petty cash management.
  • Obtain off-site rental information and/or contract; liaise with off-site point of contact.
  • Other related duties as assigned and may vary according to facility.

Required Qualifications

  • 3 years actively participating in golf activities plus previous coaching/volunteer experience.
  • Previous experience working with children.
  • Emergency Child Care First Aid or Standard First Aid and CPR Level B (or higher).
  • Police Information Check.

Desired Qualifications

  • NCCP Level 1 Coaching Certificate.
  • Physical literacy training.
  • Coaching and leadership experience.
  • Training and/or experience with individuals that require extra support.
  • AED training.
  • Second language.


  • June, Tuesday and Thursday, 3:30-6:00PM
  • July-August, Monday-Thursday, 1:00-3:00PM 

Compensation and Benefits

  • $17.00 - $25.00 per hour 

How to Apply
Applicant should submit a detailed resume with optional cover letter that reflects their knowledge, skills and abilities relevant to the position, no later than 5:00 p.m.,  Friday, May 26, 2017 to:

West Richmond Community Centre
Danny Ronquillo, Recreation Leader
9180 No 1 Road
Richmond, BC V7E 6L5
(Adobe PDF or MS Word format only)

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest. However, only those under consideration will be contacted.

Duties may be carried out in a City owned facility, however the City is not the Employer for this position

This position is restricted to those legally entitled to work in Canada.

5/4/2017 11:57:08 AM