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About the Position
Position #: 1667
OrganizationEaster Seals Nova Scotia
Position: Sport Attendant & Referee - Learn to Boccia
Location: 22 Fielding Ave, Dartmouth, NS, Canada
Description: Easter Seals Nova Scotia is looking for individuals interested in assisting with our Learn to Boccia program at Northwood. Boccia (pronounced bot-cha) is a precision ball sport played by individuals with a wide variety of disabilities, mobility difficulties, and those that are able-bodied. Players sit on a chair or in their wheelchair and throw or roll their ball with the goal of landing it closest to the target “jack” ball. Volunteers are needed Wednesdays 1:45-3:45 at Northwood in Halifax to assist in refereeing games and acting as sport attendants to players (passing them the ball, aligning their ramp, etc.).
Training Details: Volunteers will be trained prior to their first session. Staff will be on-site to assist with questions and help.
Minimum Duration: 3 months or less
Timing: Weekday - Daytime
Time Detail: Wednesdays 1:45-3:45
Age: 18+
Ideal for: An Individual, A Group
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Designated accessible parking space, Support volunteers with special needs, Accessible work space
Area(s) of Interest: Leadership/Management, Recreation/Sports, Senior Services
Skill(s): Cultural Awareness/Sensitivity, Motivate Others, Accountability, Respect
How to Apply
Application Link:
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Samantha Parsons
Phone: 902-453-6000 Ext. 230
Address: 22 Fielding Ave Dartmouth, B3B 1E2


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