SMART Volunteer Fitness Instructor
(VON Canada, Barrie - Lakeshore Dr, SMART (Seniors Maintaining Active Roles Together)® Exercise and Fall Prevention Classes)
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Position ID: V-MID0352
Last Modified: 05 May 2023
Last Full Update: 05 May 2023
Opportunity Details: SMART Volunteer Fitness Instructor
|Contact||Andrea Cameron, SMART (Seniors Maintaining Active Roles Together) Program Supervisor, VON Canada; Phone: 705-737-5044 ext 221; Fax: 705-737-1903; Email: Andrea.Cameron@von.ca|
Volunteers will lead a gentle functional fitness program designed for community members aged 55+.
|Clients||Older Adults 55+|
|Ages||18 year(s) and up|
|Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours||No|
|Areas of Interest||Physical Fitness & Exercise ; Recreation & Sports ; Social Interaction|
|Skills/Experience||Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Elder Care ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Sports & Coaching ; Experience is not neccessary as the VON provides full training.|
|Commitment Length||Long Term (More than 1 year) ; Minimum commitment of 1 hour per week. The volunteer would be scheduled at minimum for one exercise class per week which will occur on the same day and time each week.|
|Interaction Level||One-on-one ; Small Group ; Large Group|
|Minimum Hours||1 / Week|
|Accessibility||Unknown - Program takes place in a variety of locations; most are accessible.|
|Location||Barrie, Innisfil, Midhurst|
|Number of Positions||Barrie ; Innisfil ; Midhurst
10 individual(s) needed in total.
Call the Main office at 705-737-5044 to connect with the Supervisor in your area.
|Training||Orientation ; Training is provided - 2 days of training ; Scheduled training ; Training on the job - on-going mentorship ; Training on-going ; Training and support provided at no cost|
|Transportation||Driver License required ; Car required|