Competition: # BDN-19-020
Open to: This Category I unionized position is open to all interested parties. Preference will be granted in accordance with the Collective Agreement for the UFCW bargaining unit for Category I NPF employees at CFB Borden.
Fitness and Sports Instructor
Personnel Support Programs
Fitness and Sports
The anticipated term of this position is > 3 months
Who We Are: CFMWS is committed to enhancing the morale and welfare of the military community, ultimately contributing to the operational readiness and effectiveness of the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF). We pride ourselves on being part of the Defence Team. For more information on who we are, please visit us at www.cfmws.com.
Job Summary: Under the supervision of the Coordinator, the Fitness and Sports Instructor instructs physical fitness training sessions for apparently healthy populations. She/he conducts physical fitness evaluations for apparently healthy populations. She/he develops lesson plans and delivers group and individualized physical fitness training sessions and programs for apparently healthy military populations in environments such as aquatics, outdoor, arena or obstacle course, as required for healthy populations. The Fitness and Sports Instructor performs lifeguard duties and instructs aquatic training sessions. She/he instructs and advises military personnel in accordance with the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) physical fitness program standards. She/he also instructs practical and theoretical physical education seminars and lessons. Instruct physical fitness training sessions for apparently healthy populations. Conduct physical fitness evaluations for apparently healthy populations. Develop lesson plans and deliver group and individualized physical fitness training sessions and programs for apparently healthy military populations in environments such as aquatics, outdoor, arena or obstacle course, as required for healthy populations. Perform lifeguard duties. Instruct aquatic training sessions.
Bachelor’s degree in Physical Education, Exercise Physiology, Exercise Sciences or a related field AND some years of experience in physical fitness evaluation and prescription or in a related field
College diploma or certificate in Physical Education, Exercise Physiology, Exercise Sciences, or a related field AND several years of experience in physical fitness evaluation and prescription or in a related field
An acceptable combination of education, training, and/or experience will also be considered
Current CPR and Basic First Aid qualifications
Current National Lifeguard Service (NLS) Certificate
Successful completion of the Personnel Support Programs (PSP) Fitness & Sports Level 1 & 2 Courses by the end of probation
Language requirement: English Essential, Bilingual an asset
French Language Proficiency
Level: N/A (No proficiency), 1(Basic), 2(Functional), 3(Advanced), 4(Professional)
In preparing and conducting physical fitness training sessions
In instructing health and physical fitness training modules
In applying policies, procedures, and regulations
In evaluating physical fitness
In aquatics such as life guarding or swim instruction
In officiating at least three sports such as soccer, volleyball, basketball, racquet sports, and hockey
In coaching sports
Savings plans (TFSA, RRSPs)
Accessible facilities on base (i.e. Fitness facility, Swimming pool, etc.)
Employee and Family Assistance Program (EFAP)
Salary: $20.34/hr - $27.48/hr
Security: Reliability Status
NPF employees must demonstrate the following shared competencies: client service, organizational knowledge, communication, innovation, teamwork and leadership.
Employment Equity: NPF is strongly committed to building a skilled, diverse workforce reflective of Canadian society. We believe that diversity and inclusion among our employees is critical to our success as an organization, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool. As a result, we promote employment equity and encourage you to self-identify if you are a woman, an indigenous person, a person with a disability and/or a member of a visible minority group.
Start Date: 13 March 2019
Posting Date: 12 February 2019
Application Deadline: 23:59 hrs Pacific Time on 26 February 2019
Application Submission: Submit resume to NPF HR Office quoting competition # BDN-19-020. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or online: www.cfmws.com.
We thank all applicants in advance for their interest in this position, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.