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Adaptive Sports Volunteer

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Position description: 

PowerSoccer is an adaptive form of soccer for individuals with physical disabilities who use powerchairs. Volunteers are needed for Sunday evening practices to support players with their weekly practice. Volunteers can help with set up, take down, coaching, social media or join the board.

Deliverables/Duties: 

Attend weekly practice.

Volunteer at some local tournaments.

Advance your knowledge about inclusive, adaptive sports for adults living with a physical disability.

Qualifications: 

Some experience with the game of soccer is an asset but not required.

Role is suitable for: 
Adult
How to apply: 
email cover letter and resume
Contact person: 
Margaret McLeod
Contact e-mail: 
Volunteer Centre: 
Mission:
The False Creek Residences provides housing, individualized lifestyle planning and personal assistance for adults with disabilities. The Society values the importance of: - Supporting tenants' personal growth and autonomy - Creating opportunities for tenants to be active contributing participants in the community - recognizing tenants' rights and responsibilities - providing a safe, appropriate and accessible environment for tenants, staff and volunteers - encouraging the creative contributions of its tenants, staff and volunteers
Position type:
Position start/end date:
31 Aug 2017
Time Committment:
3 Hours Per Week
Time of day:
Evening, Weekend
Work location:
Kilarney Community Centre
Vancouver, BC