Sighted Sport Guide

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Position description: 

To assist an adult who is blind/visually impaired in there recreational sport. the role would be to assist at the gym or going on hikes, and or tandem cycling.

Deliverables/Duties: 

You would be guiding an individual through there work outs and ensuring they get the full benefit of the work out.

Qualifications: 

A knowledge in sport is helpful. We will train in the sighted guide area.

Role is suitable for: 
Student
Adult
Senior
English as a second language (ESL)
People with physical disabilities
Additional Information: 

You will be participating in a recreational program and at the same time improve your activities. You will have more experience in working with some one who has a disability. These hours can also be used towards your school programs if needed. Criminal Record is needed.

How to apply: 
Please send email to susan@bcblindsports.bc.ca
Contact person: 
Susan Flanagan
Contact phone: 
604-325-8638
Contact e-mail: 
Volunteer Centre: 
Cause Tags: 
Disability Services
Health, Social Services
Sport & Recreation
Mission:
Cause tags:
Position type:
Number of volunteers required:
5
Position start/end date:
30 Oct 2019
Time Committment:
4 Hours Per Week
Time of day:
Daytime, Evening, Weekdays, Weekend
Work location:
Various
Vancouver, BC