Instruct ice skating lessons at indoor facility for youth and adults in city recreation program.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Teach and demonstrate beginning and advanced basics and freestyle ice skating. Students range from pre-school to adult and are taught in group lessons. The work involves providing assistance to the Head Skating Instructor or other higher level instructors in the evaluation of students; overseeing the work of other instructors; and answering questions from parents, students and other staff.
Must have at least one session (7-10 week course periods) of experience as an ice skating instructor with the ISI program or equivalent. Other combinations of training and/or experience which can be demonstrated to result in the possession of the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to perform the duties of this position will also be considered.
• Knowledge of ISI (Ice Skating Institute) skating programs.
• Knowledge of effective teaching and demonstration procedures and techniques for all age levels.
• Ability to demonstrate, teach, and evaluate skating techniques of students individually and in groups.
• Ability to establish effective working relationships with staff, students and parents.
City of St. Louis Park, MN - 2 years ago