Newmarket Skating Club is seeking a Program Director for the 2019/2020 skating season for immediate hire. The successful candidate will be able to provide strategic direction for our Club while maintaining high quality programming for all our skaters. Reporting to the Board of Directors, the Program Director oversees the development, organization, and running of all on-ice and off-ice programs. The Newmarket Skating Club is committed to building strong programming including CANSkate, STARskate and Synchro. We are a club of 700+ members with singles skaters and dance teams at various STARskate and Competitive levels. We are looking for enthusiastic, energetic and experienced professional to lead the enhancement, and delivery of all our Skate Canada programs.
Key Accountabilities Include:
- Develop and oversee all on and off-ice programs (CANSkate, STARSkate and Synchro) to meet and/or exceed Skate Canada minimum delivery standards.
- Develop and implement a Talent Id program to strengthen the bridge between CANSkate and STARSkate.
- Forecast, develop and implement new programs in collaboration with Board of Directors and coaches.
- Deliver workshops and seminars, Ice Shows and Fun Days as well as organize competitions.
- Liaise with parents responding to their questions related to the program and their child’s progress, helping educate them on what they need to know about skating.
- Minimum Provincial Coach Certified.
- Registered Skate Canada Professional Coach in good standing.
- Outstanding leadership, supervisory, communication and interpersonal skills.
- Strong organizational skills.
- Demonstrated experience fostering a positive skating environment for skaters and coaches of all levels.
- Track record of success in the delivery of Skate Canada programs at all levels.
- Thorough understanding of Skate Canada by-laws/policies & technical requirements.
- Experience working collaboratively with a volunteer Board of Directors.
How to Apply
If you are interested, please submit your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
We thank all applicants for their interest, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.