League Convenor (Kitchener Minor Hockey)

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Role: League Convenor

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Role Type: Operational

Date: April 23, 2022

Written By: Convenor Committee

President: Greg Blundell

Core Purpose: Convenors act as league representatives onsite during programming. They ensure the rules are followed, and that the concerns are forwarded to the league so rules and procedures can stay current with the needs of the program.

Term of Service: 1 year(s)

Time Commitment: Please indicate Low, Medium, High in each month

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Low 0 – 6 Hours per Week

Medium 7 - 15 Hours per Week

High 16+ Hours per Week

This position reports to: Relevant Director

* Please note this requires a Vulnerable Sector Police Records check, Respect in Sport, and Gender Identity and Expression Training

Responsibilities and Accountabilities

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KEY Components of a Convenor

· People in this role:

· must be Active Listeners to understand people’s concerns

· require excellent communication skills, both orally and written

· require good de-escalation skills, for dealing with difficult situations

· require the ability to enforce rules

· must remain impartial and neutral

· must be available to manage urgent requests and emails within a timely fashion or non-urgent requests within 48 hours.(Can consider setting an OOO message to set expectations of when you will send / receive a response.)

· must have a good knowledge and passion for the game of Hockey to be able to successfully interact with and understand the mindset of the coaches, players and parents.

· Hockey is all about the players. Volunteers are here to make a difference and facilitate the program to ensure that the players enjoy the game and develop on and off the ice.

KMHA Responsibility to You

· KMHA will provide you with training regarding our policies and rules.

· KMHA will provide support when required for conflict resolution.

· If required to place the bumper pads for half ice practices and games, KMHA will provide the required gear for you to safely do this.

· As for all volunteers with KMHA, all costs pertaining to training, police checks, and certifications will be reimbursed by KMHA.

Value Statement

I have read and understood the job description for my position. I am able to perform all the key responsibilities for this position.

I agree to comply with all corporate compliance policies and all laws, rules, regulations and standards of conduct relating to my position. As a volunteer for KMHA, I understand my duty to report any suspected violations of the law or the standards of conduct to my immediate supervisor. As a volunteer of KMHA, I will strive to uphold the mission and vision of the organization.

All workers are required to adhere to the values in all their interactions with participants, customers, and fellow workers.

 

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