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Deadlines Are Just Around the Corner!

Deadline: Sunday, October 6th, 2019.
Nominations for the Annual Ontario Sailing Awards.
CLICK HERE for more information!

Deadline: Wednesday, October 9th, 2019
Nominations for the 2020 Ontario Sailing Board of Directors.
CLICK HERE for more information!

Ontario Sailing Job Opportunity!

Position:  Program Facilitator
Type of Position : FULL TIME
Start Date:  November 19th 2018 (Proposed)

Deadline for Applications: Monday, October 21st, 2019 at noon

Ontario Sailing is a not-for-profit, volunteer organization committed to the promotion and development of all aspects of boating and sailing. Ontario Sailing consists of over 200 member clubs, sailing schools, camps, charters & affiliates who represent over 10,000 member families. Ontario Sailing is the recognized provincial sport governing body responsible for sailing within the province of Ontario, and a member of Sail Canada, the national governing body.   This is a responsibility we take seriously! We also take our role as an employer seriously, offering a range of benefits to our staff team.

This position requires a commitment to Ontario Sailing's mission and values. Given the nature of the position, all offers of employment will be subject to the provision that the successful incumbent provides Ontario Sailing with a current and satisfactory Vulnerable Sector Screening Report at the time of hire.

Nature & Scope
Ontario Sailing is seeking a Program Facilitator to join our team. Individuals in this role will have hands on responsibility for implementing a variety of programs and events all aimed at promoting the sport of sailing throughout Ontario. This position will require a professional team player that does not mind rolling their sleeves up to work with the entire staff team on various programs, special events and communications related to the promotion of sailing across Ontario.

Are you interested?  Please  CLICK HERE for more information.

We are an equal opportunity employer. We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities. We will work with you to accommodate your needs in line with the goals of the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act and the Ontario Human Rights Code. Should you require accommodation through the application or interview processes, or any stage of the recruitment process, please contact Ontario Sailing directly at 1-888-672-7245 or info@ontariosailing.ca.

Sail Canada's Annual General Meeting

If you are a Member Organization (Yacht Club, Sailing Club, School, Camp or Affiliate) of Ontario Sailing and  thus Sail Canada, your organization is entitled to a vote at Sail Canada's Annual General Meeting scheduled for Friday, October 18th, 2019 in Montreal, Quebec.  Consistent with Sail Canada Bylaw Section 3, Sail Canada members in good standing have the right to vote by proxy. 

Please consider signing this  Sail Canada proxy form  if you are not planning on attending the Sail Canada meetings.   We want our President Peter Bradley (a member of Nepean Sailing Club and Trident Yacht Club) to have a strong voice at the table at the meetings.  You can print out the proxy form, write in the name of your organization on the first open line, and then sign and date it at the bottom.  

Please return the signed proxy to info@ontariosailing.ca by October 11, 2019.   More information can be found on the  Sail Canada website .

Calling All New Coaches!

Get a head start on your prerequisites by taking your Fundamentals Course by correspondence this fall .

Course starts Thursday, October 24th.

Once on the registration page, click on the NAME of the course for more information and/or click on REGISTER (to the right of the listing) to register for the course.
If you have any questions, please contact Cam at programs@ontariosailing.ca or 1-888-672-7245 ext. 227.

For our annual celebration of achievements in sailing, updates on what's happening with Ontario Sailing and a chance for learning and development for Board Members of clubs from across the province in 2019, Ontario Sailing is hosting a one-day event.

Saturday November 9, 2019
9:00am - 2:30pm
Ashbridge's Bay Yacht Club
30 Ashbridges Bay Park Rd, Toronto, ON


Ontario Sailing Looking for BOOM Instructors

Position: Sailing Instructor - BOOM & Access BOOM

Type of Position: FULL TIME SEASONAL

Dates: June 22nd - September 4th 2020 (Tentative)
Note: Depending on funding, there may be positions available for May & June as well as Team Leader positions available within BOOM. There may also be opportunities for positions that are portions of the summer only.

For more information, please CLICK HERE.

Deadline for Applications: Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at noon

2019 LOCCA Meeting

Date:  Sunday, December 8, 2019
Registration:  8:30 am - 9:00 am
Meeting:  9:00 am - 12:00 noon
Location:  Ashbridge's Bay Yacht Club, 30 Ashbridge's Bay Park Road, Toronto
Meeting Agenda:
* Introductions
* Presentations
* LOCCA Futures -  Website updates & what clubs want from LOCCA
* Session to encourage coordination of Reciprocal Club Cruises among clubs
RSVP your attendance to  info@locca.org

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