Community Development Intern - Ontario Basketball

Post date: Nov. 10, 2017

Application Deadline: Nov. 22, 2017

Ontario Basketball requires an enthusiastic, energetic person who loves the game of basketball and would like to assist in the growth of the sport at the provincial level. The successful candidate will be involved in various areas of Ontario Basketball’s community development programs, including Mega Hoops, Steve Nash Youth Basketball, Hoops & Spikes, and Jr. NBA.
Reporting to the Coordinator of Community Development, the successful candidate will enjoy working as part of a team, demonstrate a positive attitude, and possess a desire to work in an amateur sport environment. Only individuals with a strong commitment to Ontario Basketball’s mission, vision, and values need apply.
 
Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Coordinating community development programs and events and providing on-site support.
  • Leading skill development clinics in various communities across the province.
  • Creating promotional materials for community programs.
  • Performing other related tasks as assigned.

 
Skills and Qualifications:

  • Post-secondary education in sport management or related field.
  • Experience with on-court basketball delivery.
  • An understanding of Canadian Sport for Life and the Long-Term Athlete Development model.
  • Familiarity and ease working with Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Experience designing promotional materials and filming and editing videos is highly desired.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. 
  • Team player with the ability to work independently and take initiative.
  • Strong organizational skills to handle multiple tasks and prioritize appropriately to meet critical deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Able to work flexible hours (including some evenings and weekends).

Ontario Basketball is an equal opportunity employer. Ontario Basketball is pleased to accommodate individual needs. If you require accommodation at any point throughout the recruitment or selection process, please contact Jason Jansson at jjansson@basketball.on.ca.

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

Employment Type: Intern / co-op
Salary Range: Honorarium

Contact Details

Contact Name: Marlon Piedrahita
Location: Whitby
Address: 
55 Gordon Street
Suite 2A
Whitby, ON L1N 0J2
Canada
Contact Phone: 4164778075
Contact Fax: 
Web Address: http://www.basketball.on.ca
Contact Email: 
mpiedrahita@basketball.on.caApply by Email