About the Position
Position #: 19212
OrganizationKitchener Minor Hockey Association
Position: On-ice Helper - Ice Pirates Special Needs Hockey
Location: Activa Sportsplex, Kitchener, ON, Canada
Impact Statement: Making a difference in the lives of children, youth and adults with developmental delays.
Description: Working on skill development, skating, passing the puck, etc., while supporting social skills and abilities. Volunteers are an ambassador for children, youth and adults who have some form of a developmental or minor physical delays, encouraging them in a sport they love while helping them foster relationships and build friendships within this great hockey program.
Training Details: Training is offered to all new volunteers, both prior to starting and throughout as needed. Respect In Sport Certification will be required. Police Check in the Vulnerable Sector is required for those over 18. Coaching certification is an asset, but not expected.
Working Conditions: Must have some knowledge about hockey, be able to skate well, and have the following equipment: skates, helmet, gloves. Volunteers will be on-ice with the players.
Duration: 3 months or less
Timing: Weekend - Daytime
Time Detail: Saturdays between 11:45am and 2:30pm
Minimum of 1 hour per week for one ice time, with option of volunteering for two ice times for a total of 2 hours per week.
Special Event Start Date: 2017-09-16
Special Event End Date: 2018-03-17
Age: 14+
Ideal for: An Individual, A Group
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Designated accessible parking space, Support volunteers with special needs, Accessible work space, Support Newcomers
Area(s) of Interest: Caring Support, Children/Youth, Recreation/Sports
Skill(s): Coaching, Motivate Others, Empathy, Adaptability, Respect
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: http://www.kitchenerminorhockey.com
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Kirsten Carr
Phone: 519-503-5651
Address: 135 Lennox Lewis Way Kitchener, N2C 0A3


Volunteer Action Centre of Kitchener Waterloo and Area
(Townships Wellesley, Wilmot and Woolwich)
151 Frederick Street, Suite 500
Kitchener ON N2H 2M2
Phone: 519 742 8610
Fax: 519 742 0559
Monday - Thursday
9 am - 4 pm
Friday: 9 am - 12 pm
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