Spaulding Rehabilitation Adaptive Sports Associate - Virtual IFT in Charlestown, Massachusetts
Adaptive Sports Associate - Virtual IFT - ( 3245431 )
Primary Location : Remote/Virtual
Schedule : Varies
Shift : Varies
Spaulding Adaptive Sports centers (SASC) provides children and adults of all levels of ability the opportunity to live active, healthy lives through participation in a variety of adaptive sports and recreational activities. A variety of land and water activities are offered in both individual and group settings. Spaulding Clinicians and Adaptive Sports professionals help choose activities and make adaptations to meet the capabilities and goals of each individual.
The SASC adaptive sports programs include Cape Cod, Boston and North Shore regions. This associate position is directly overseen by a Regional Coordinator and will be a hybrid working model on Cape Cod, remote, and regional hockey locations.
Assists operationally and programmatically with regional adaptive sports programs, specifically cycling, tennis, kayaking, outrigger canoeing, and paddle boarding, under the direction of the SASC Boston Coordinator.
Review participant intakes to determine program/participant equipment needs for each session. Communicate with clients directly as needed for assessments.
Assure equipment is in working condition, set up prior to each programming session, as well break down and pack post session.
Load and drive Spaulding vehicles and trailers to various locations of programming
Performs other duties as assigned.
PCC Organizational Values of Innovation, Collaboration, Accountability, Respect, and Excellence are upheld.
Inclusive Fitness Certification
Bachelor’s Degree in Health or Adaptive Sports related field including but not limited to: Recreation Therapy (CTRS),, Athletic Training, Adaptive Physical Education, Outdoor Education, Exercise Science/physiology, kinesiology.
- USA Hockey Coaching Credentials
- Prior experience working with people with disabilities
Direct experience in adapted sport programming.
Prior experience working with USA Hockey
Valid driver’s license with no driving violations
American Red Cross or American Heart Association First Aid, CPR, AED
Skills (Specific learned activity gained through training (e.g. computer skills, keyboarding, presentation, CPR, ACLS, etc.)
CPR, First Aid, and AED
Knowledge of adaptive sport basics and ability to gain an understanding of the SASC programming
Demonstrate an ability to attain knowledge of adaptive sports equipment.
Solid organizational skills, with the ability to collect waivers and programming fees as necessary
Will participate in training to gain an understanding of general disability awareness to assist with participant’s individual needs
Demonstrates a positive, professional demeanor
Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
Ability to work with participants of all ages and level of abilities from pediatric to geriatric
Travel required as necessary
Willingness to drive Spaulding vehicles and tow equipment to offsite locations as necessary
Certified Disability Sport Specialist Certification Level I
Direct experience playing and coaching hockey/sled hockey
Personal or work experience in cycling, and/or water sports
Highly developed communications and interpersonal skills, working with diverse population.
Work independently, be self-directed and contribute as a member of a team.
High level of service delivery. Demonstrate initiative with ability to prioritize work, meet deadlines and adapt to changing situations.
Spaulding Rehabilitation is an Affirmative Action Employer. By embracing diverse skills, perspectives and ideas, we choose to lead. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, national origin, sex, age, gender identity, disability, sexual orientation, military service, genetic information, and/or other status protected under law. We will ensure that all individuals with a disability are provided a reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment.
Primary Location : MA-Charlestown-SRH Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital Boston
Work Locations :
SRH Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital Boston
300 1st Avenue
Job : Admin/Clerical/CustService-Other
Organization : Spaulding Hospital–Boston & Cambridge(SRN,SRH,SHC)
Schedule : Per Diem
Standard Hours: : 1
Shift : Rotating
Posted Shift Description: : Shift varies based on scheduled programs
Employee Status : Limited Term / Per Diem
Recruiting Department: : SRH Adaptive Sports
Job Posting : May 26, 2023
Req ID: 3245431