The Collingwood Skating Club has been involved in this well known, interwoven community for 70 years now. We proudly call the Eddie Bush Memorial Arena in Collingwood our home and are fortunate that we also have access to Central Park Arena to ensure our skaters have as much time on the ice as possible!
Our Board of Directors is made up of former skaters, enthusiastic parents and a coach. We are committed to providing our skaters with a supportive environment, encouraging new ideas and program development.
The Collingwood Skating Club has achieved the ‘Advanced Standard’ in the Skate Ontario CanSkate Excellence Recognition program. This award demonstrates the high quality of coaching being offered at our Club.
We currently run a 22-week Fall/Winter season (October to March), with opportunities for Spring and Summer sessions, offering the following programs:
~ Pre-CanSkate / CanSkate – Tuesdays
~ Advanced CanSkate – Tuesdays and Fridays
~ StarSkate – Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays
~ Advanced StarSkate – Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays
We are looking for a StarSkate Coach who specializes in dance and is qualified to partner up to and including all gold tests. Someone enthusiastic, passionate and has great communication. The successful candidate may also be requested to teach on one or more sessions (if available).
• Must be a registered Skate Canada Professional Coach full payment is required of all registration fees and insurance premiums as determined by Skate Canada. Must be a registered Skate Canada coach in good standing including:
a) must hold a valid First Aid certificate
b) NCCP certified coaches must maintain a renewed NCCP certification status as per the Coaching Association of Canada’s (CAC) Maintenance of Certification Policy
c) have agreed to the Skate Canada Code of Ethics and completed Respect in Sport
d) must be re-certified in this training every 3 years
e) minimum NCCP level require – CanSkate Club Coach in training – or higher
f) minimum of 2 years of coaching experience
Hourly wage offered, based upon experience