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VACANCY: Winnipeg FIR Chief Instructor

  Published 10 March 2020  •    by Winnipeg FIR Staff

POSITION VACANCY: Winnipeg FIR Chief Instructor

The Winnipeg FIR is now accepting applications for the position of the Chief Instructor!

We are looking for a professional, enthusiastic and innovative individual to work on our team. Someone who’s professional, while remaining calm under pressure. Reporting to the FIR Chief and Deputy Chief, as well as VATCAN’s Executive Team, mainly VATCAN3 if applicable. The position will consist of coordinating training of the FIR’s students, as well as developing training programs, and coming up with creative ideas to promote the Winnipeg FIR to potential students.

POSITION: Winnipeg Chief Instructor

REPORTS TO: Winnipeg FIR Chief, Deputy Chief & VATCAN Executive Team (if Applicable)

RESPONSIBLE FOR: Leading the Winnipeg FIR’s Instructing, as well as (but not limited to) the following:

– Leading the FIR’s Instructors and Mentors, as well as assisting FIR students when needed. – Implementing, modifying (if required) and overseeing all training of students, as well as monitoring exams when able. – Coordinating with other FIR Staff and VATCAN’s Training Director (VATCAN3). – Maintaining consistent contact with students to ensure continued activity while in training. – Working with the FIR Staff to provide support when necessary. – Additional duties as assigned.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: The successful applicant should meet the following minimum standards:

– Be a member of good standing in VATCAN for more than one year at the time of application. – Demonstrated ability to make and keep commitments. – An Instructor Rating (I1, I3 or higher) is required. – Real world credentials and training, mentoring or any work as a leader are considered an asset. – Be able to work effectively and build relationships within a volunteer organization.

Please e-mail your application, along with a cover letter addressing how you meet the requirements, along with any background and skills that may apply, to n.power[at]vatcan.ca by 23:59z Monday, March 23rd, 2020 for consideration!