ORC is seeking 2 Youth Camp Instructors

The ORC offers rowing camps for youth.  Campers are introduced to the basics of rowing technique and complementary cross training activities.

Discover Rowing Camp Instructors are responsible for the programming, balancing safety with the individual and group needs of the rowers.  Success is measured by improved rowing technique amongst participants, enjoyment and positive feedback from campers, increased enrolment, and the transition of campers into further ORC programs.

Camp Instructors are supported by a full-time ORC Head Coach.

Requirements

  • Successful completion of RCA / RowOntario LTR Instructor program;
  • Police Record Check
  • Pleasure craft operating license (Boat License)
  • Standard First Aid / CPR C;
  • Comprehensive knowledge of rowing within a competitive environment;
  • Coaching or instructional experience;
  • Proven customer service knowledge and experience;
  • Techniques for dealing effectively with athletes, members, volunteers, colleagues and ORC employees;
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills as applied to interactions with athletes, parents, coaches, and ORC employees
  • Ability to communicate effectively in English including excellent writing and grammatical skills; bilingualism is an asset.
  • Computer skills including word processing, spreadsheets, email and the internet;
  • Highly developed organizational skills; 
  • Attention to detail;
  • Experience working as a member of a team, and 
  • Ability to work independently within established procedural guidelines and/or written directions.

Application Deadline: Saturday, May 1st, 2021

Approximate start date is Monday, July 5th, 2021 or earlier

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to: vp.administration@ottawarowingclub.com 

We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Details

NOTICE: COVID COLOUR ZONE CHANGE

Dear Members,

The Ottawa Public Health Unit has changed the Colour Zone Restriction in our area to GREY as of April 3, 2021 at 12:01 AM. Please take a moment to go to the Ottawa Rowing Club Website  ORC COVID and click on the CURRENT ORC COVID COLOUR ZONE PROCEDURES button. You are required to be familiar with these procedures prior to coming to the club. 

Thankyou for your cooperation.

We’ve got this ORC!

Any questions contact covid-19@ottawarowingclub. or  our Head Coach, Zak.

COVID COLOUR ZONE CHANGE- RED

The Ottawa Public Health Unit has changed the Colour Zone Restriction in our area to Red as of March 19, 2021 at 12:01 AM. Please take a moment to go to the Ottawa Rowing Club Website  ORC COVID and click on the CURRENT ORC COVID COLOUR ZONE PROCEDURES button. You are required to be familiar with these procedures prior to coming to the club. 

 

Thankyou for your cooperation.

 

We’ve got this ORC!

 

Any questions contact covid-19@ottawarowingclub. or  our Head Coach, Zak.

Registration Open March 15, 2021

Registration will open March 15, 2021

  • The ORC is doing its best to navigate through the COVID Rules and Regulations. At this time we are in Orange Zone which means the ORC is able to open up limited registration.
  • ORC programming will be limited at the start of this year.
  • There will not be any Competitive programming. All Competitive athletes will row in singles and register as a Recreational member. Competitive programs will have to alternate days of rowing, like last year, due to limited singles at the club. Training times will remain in the early mornings during the regular competitive rowing times. Contact your lead coach for more information.
  • Masters and Recreational Programs will train at their regular assigned training times in singles. Contact your lead coach for more information.
  • The ORC will offer limited Youth Camp and Adult Learn to Row programming this year. Program restrictions will be based on the Colour Zone the City is in.
  • All rowers will row in singles. Crew boats are limited to same household members only at this time.
  • All rowers will be asked to do an on-site Covid screening, on-line booking for erg and weight room timeslot sessions, wear a mask on grounds, and following all ORC Covid Safety Rules.
  • Stay informed and sign up for the ORC Newsletter and check the Covid Page for the latest Updates