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Adaptive Skating Coach

Organization: SkateABLE™

Commitment: Short term less than 6 months

Availability: Evenings

Language Preference: English

Number of Positions Available: 15

Location: Ottawa - South

Deadline: Jan 5, 2018


• Design and deliver developmentally appropriate lesson plans for children age 2-12
• Provide a fun, safe, and caring environment for skaters to learn
• Teach fundamental skating skills in a progressive manner
• Assess and evaluate individual skating skills based on SkateABLE™ standards
• Facilitate opportunities for skaters’ to play and make new friends


Lisa Himmelman



Volunteer Opportunity Address
1701 Woodroffe Ave., Nepean


Good for people interested in: Disability Support; Sports

You will be working with: People with disabilities or medical conditions; Youth (16-18 years); Youth (11-15 years); Children (0-10 years)

How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
Opportunity to receive HIGH FIVE Principles of Healthy Child Development certification upon completion of Volunteer Orientation

Hands-on experiential learning experience

How will the organization benefit?
An increase in the number of trained volunteers means that more children with physical disabilities and a dream of learning to skate will have access to the SkateABLE program.

Organization category: Culture and recreation

Volunteer Considerations

Time it will take to contact applicants - 1-6 days

This position would be great for - Youth 16-24

Vulnerable sector check required: Yes

Suitable for community service hours: Yes