Head Coach Position for the 2021/2022 season- Smithers Figure Skating Club in BC

The Smithers Figure Skating Club (SFSC) is a non-profit, volunteer-run sports club with over 100 members. Located in the beautiful Bulkley Valley in British Columbia,  the Smithers Figure Skating Club is looking for a positive, energetic coach to run our entire skating programs for the 2021/2022 season and beyond.  We have an ambitious group of talented, positive skaters. A great opportunity to take these skaters to the next level with a comprehensive training plan under your direction.  Competitive Wage and incentive package offered.

The successful candidate will:

  • 2-3 years coaching experience
  • Trained Regional Coach or higher
  • Experience in conducting off-ice classes- jump class, flexibility strength training
  • CanPower certified (optional)
  • Be a Skate Canada registered coach in good standing
  • Provide a copy of your coach dashboard

Roles & Responsibilities:

The Head Coach/Director of Skating is responsible for all the skating programs delivered at the Club from PreCanskate, Canskate, STARskate, CompetitiveSkate & Adult Skate.  Optional CanPower classes.

  • Provide leadership, supervision and coordination for programs and coaching staff
  • Plan, Develop and implement training schedules and programs
  • Implement training tactics and practice sessions
  • Coaching on all levels from Canskate to Gold Level including off-ice training
  • Offer group, semi-private and private lessons
  • Strategize development training for athletes and coaches
  • Act as primary liaison for the Board of Directors
  • Carry out Club management & administrative duties

Application Deadline : August 1, 2021

How to Apply

Contact Information:
Please contact us for a complete information package or send your resume to smithersfsc@gmail.com
Contact Carrie Collingwood, Director SFSC 250 877 8299
Smithers Figure Skating Club Box 2147 Smithers, BC V0J 2N0

Website: www.smithersfigureskatingclub.com