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Recreation Worker VI - Fitness
Auxiliary – Ongoing Recruitment Opportunity
Bulletin File # 19-B010
Web Site: tol.ca
Bulletin File # 19-B010
Web Site: tol.ca
Join a “Community of Communities” – the Township of Langley, home to approximately 123,000 residents, is committed to providing progressive business, housing, and recreational opportunities, while balancing its unique mix of urban growth and rural beauty. A truly fun and beautiful place to work, the Township of Langley offers competitive salaries; excellent benefit packages; municipal pension plan; employee wellness programs; and, opportunities for professional development and career growth.
The Township of Langley seeks applicants on an ongoing basis for auxiliary Recreation Workers VI - Fitness to join our team of professionals in the Parks and Recreation Division; Recreation Programs and Services Department.
These auxiliary positions will lead a variety of classes at various sites including the Aldergrove Credit Union Community Centre, George Preston Recreation Centre, W.C. Blair Recreation Centre, Walnut Grove Community Centre, Willoughby Community Centre, and Willowbrook Recreation Centre. Additional Fitness Certifications are considered assets.
Group Fitness Instructor – Successful candidates must have the ability to provide leadership and instruct a variety of recreation programs and fitness activities. The rate of pay for this position is $26.00 - $30.00 per hour (5 steps; 2019 rates), plus 4% in lieu of benefits.
Holistic Fitness Instructor – Successful candidates must have the ability to provide leadership and instruct a variety of recreation programs and fitness activities such as Yoga, Pilates, and Tai Chi. The rate of pay for this position is $28.00 - $32.00 per hour (5 steps; 2019 rates), plus 4% in lieu of benefits.
Specialty Dance Instructor – Successful candidates must have the ability to provide leadership for a variety of recreation programs and fitness dance styles such as Zumba. The rate of pay for this position is $24.00 - $28.00 per hour (5 steps; 2019 rates), plus 4% in lieu of benefits.
Specialty Fitness – If you teach a new style of class or specialty that includes a fitness or active focus, we want to hear from you. Certification related to that specialty or a combination of experience.
Your education will include Grade 12 (or equivalent) combined with BCRPA Personal Trainer certification (or equivalent) and related experience in the fitness field.
This position is defined by the Township of Langley as a position of trust (Child Safety). The successful candidate(s) will be required to have a police information check as a condition of employment (Note - Not required as part of the application process, however will be required upon consideration for employment).
In order to be considered for this position, candidates must have the following valid and current certifications / licenses (must be valid at the time the posting closes) and these must be attached with your application. Applications without the attached required documents below will be deemed incomplete and will not be considered. Please title your attachments with the number of this competition and have these documents ready to upload when you apply:
- BCRPA Fitness Certification or equivalent (Group Fitness Instructor)
- Pilates Instructor Certificate (Holistic Fitness Instructor)
- Yoga Instructor Certificate (Yoga Instructor)
- Zumba Instructor Certificate (Zumba Instructor)
- Emergency First Aid Certification
- CPR Certification
The hours of work are varied, including day, evening and weekend classes. It is essential that the ideal candidate has strong interpersonal skills, is energetic and enthusiastic, is well organized, and is able to communicate effectively with all levels of internal and external contacts.
If you wish to pursue this exciting career in a growing community, please visit tol.ca/careers to apply.
The closing date for this competition is by 4:30pm, December 20, 2019.
We appreciate all applications; however, only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.
Location: Langley, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Parks & Recreation
Posted: February 5, 2019, 2:47 pm
Expires: December 20, 2019, 4:30 pm