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Job listing closed on 14 May 2024
20 Jan 2023

Hockey Instructor, Sensplex

🇨🇦 Ottawa, ON, Canada
Part Time
1+ year exp.

The part-time Hockey Instructor is responsible for ensuring the safety, care and enjoyment of the registrants in Ottawa Senators Hockey Programs at the Bell Sensplex or Richcraft Sensplex.



  • Responsible for ensuring the safety, enjoyment and care of the participants

  • Follow the on ice program set out by the Head Instructor

  • Constantly being involved in error-detection & correction of all participants to enhance their skills and enjoyment in hockey

  • Responsible for following policies and schedules set out by the Head Instructor (e.g. signing in and out procedures, schedule of activities, etc)

  • Responsible for engaging the participants in a fun, enjoyable and educational hockey experience

  • Other duties as assigned by the Head Instructor

Health & Safety Responsibilities and Accountabilities

Responsible for ensuring that all areas covered by Occupational Health & Safety Act (“OHSA”) are adhered to, specifically:

  • Working in compliance with the provisions of the OHSA, regulations and internal policies and procedures

  • Using or wearing protective equipment, devises or clothing when required

  • Reporting any missing or defective equipment or protective device which could endanger himself or herself or another

  • team member

  • Reporting any contravention of the OHSA, regulations or Senators Sports & Entertainment policies and procedures

Training: Responsible for completing on-line training modules as required, including, but not limited to:

  • Accessibility for Ontarians with Disability (AODA)

  • AODA, the Integrated Accessibility Standards

  • Back & Lifting Safety Training

  • Ontario Worker Health & Safety Awareness

  • Violence and Harassment in the Workplace

  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS)

  • WHMIS 2015 (GHS)

May also be required to attend on-site training sessions as scheduled (eg. customer service).



  • Able to work flexible hours

  • Able to work under pressure and adapt to changing environments

  • Must be comfortable and enjoy working with children

  • Previous hockey experience at a high level

  • Professional demeanor

  • Must be at least 18 years of age

  • Strong teaching skills

  • Excellent communication skills (written and oral), bilingual (French & English) an asset

  • Strong work ethic

  • First-Aid Training an asset

  • Team player

  • Must provide a clear Police Records Check for service with the vulnerable sector

We would like to thank all applicants for applying; however, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. Applications received will be maintained on file for a period of 6 months and may be referenced for future staffing requirements.

Senators Sports & Entertainment supports the goals of Ontario Regulation 191/11 - Integrated Accessibility Standards and is pleased to accommodate applicants who have a disability during the recruitment process. Please inform the HR Department at 613-599-0250 if you require a disability related accommodation in order to participate in the recruitment process.

SSE is committed to building an inclusive process that respects the dignity and independence of people with disabilities.