Pusher for junior development sledge hockey player

(Kawartha Blazers Sledge Hockey Association)

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Opportunity Details
ContactAnita Flynn, President, Kawartha Blazers Sledge Hockey Association; Phone: 705 872 5091; Email: anita_flynn66@hotmail.com
DutiesUsing ice skates you will assist players to move around the ice on their sledge during practices and games.
BenefitsAside from the physical activity, you will meet and interact with some extraordinary young people, in ways you may never have contemplated before!
ClientsYou will be helping junior development sledge hockey players with limited use of their arms move around the ice during practices and games.
Ages5 year(s) - 55 year(s)
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Youth (12-18)
Areas of InterestRecreation & Sports
Skills/ExperienceYou will need to be a good ice skater, with very good vision and agility.
Commitment LengthWe have 27 weeks of ice time at the Evinrude Centre in Peterborough, plus we will be attending 2 out of town tournaments, and playing 5 home and 5 away OSHA League Games.
Interaction LevelOne on One, to a Small group.
Minimum Hours1.5 / Day
Dates and TimesMonday: Evening 
Saturday: Afternoon 
Sunday: Afternoon 
We practice Monday evenings at the Evinrude Centre from 6:15 to 7:15 pm starting Sept. 12, 2016. 
OSHA Home Games to be scheduled will be played at the Memorial Centre on Saturdays from 12:00 to 1:00 pm, OSHA Away can be scheduled to be played on either Saturdays or Sundays. Away games are likely to require travel to Whitby, Stanyer, Bewdley, and Ottawa. The tournaments are in Brampton in early November and London in late January. Two volunteers should allow us to have a pusher for each event!
SeasonsFall ; Winter ; Fall 2017 and Winter 2018
AccessibilityCity Bus Stop Close To The Evinrude Centre
LocationEvinrude Centre, 911 Monaghan Road, Peterborough
Number of PositionsPeterborough: 2 individual(s) 
2 individual(s) needed in total. 
The player needing a pusher is a young female, so a female pusher would be ideal, but not an absolute requirement. 
You must follow the coaching staff's instructions at all times.
TrainingWe will provide you with a copy of the OSHA Pusher Rules at the first practice.
TransportationThe Evinrude Centre is on a City Bus Route, home games are being played at the Memorial Centre which is also on a City Bus Route. Away games will require car pooling.
Application Deadline30 Aug 2016
CostNo Charge
Police CheckRequired
Liability InsuranceAvailable
Start DateOn or after 05 Sep 2017 and on or before 05 Sep 2017
End Date31 Mar 2018
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Organization NameKawartha Blazers Sledge Hockey Association
Address & Map
Sherin Ave
Peterborough, ON K9J 1B6
Mailing Addressc/o Jeremiah Wade