SwimBC Position Available: Para-Swimmer Recruitment Coordinator

Swim BC Job Posting: Para-swimmer Recruitment Coordinator (Term Position)

Objectives for this Position:

  1. To create new contacts in the disability community to assist in recruiting new Para-swimmers into Swim BC programs.
  2. To plan, organize and deliver See Yourself Swimming sessions for potential Para-swimmers Position Responsibilities:

The successful applicant will undertake and execute the following:

  • Liaise with Swimming Canada staff and the Swim BC Provincial Coach, to create a list of potential contacts inside the medical community and the community at large.
  • Schedule visits with contacts or institutions to promote Para-swimming.
  • Create a brochure and/or poster to advertise Para-swimming to potential Para-swimmers as well as Swim BC member clubs.
  • Run four See Yourself Swimming sessions for Para swimmers: one in Victoria, two in the Lower Mainland, and one in the Okanagan. 
  • This will include managing all logistics including the booking of pool time, advertising and staffing.
  • Provide reporting as dictated by the Canadian Paralympic Committee, including a final written summary report.

Term of Contract:
July 15, 2012 – March 31, 2013

Application Deadline:
June 15, 2012

For more information, contact SwimBC Provincial Coach, Vince Mikuska (vincemikuska@swimbc.ca or 604-798-6944).