Club: 
Campbell River Skating Club
Job description: 

Nestled in Vancouver Island's heart, the thriving coastal city of Campbell River was recognized as Canada’s 8th fastest growing community in 2023 and is surrounded by majestic mountains, old-growth parks, and inviting beaches. Established as one of the island's earliest clubs, the Campbell River Skating Club offers comprehensive year-round programs to over 260 members. Anchored at the Strathcona Gardens Recreation Complex, it serves as the centre for the club’s activities.

 

Role: CanSkate and Academy Coordinator

Working in a team coaching environment, the CanSkate and Academy Coordinator will oversee and execute all components of the CanSkate program, including PreCanSkate, Parent & Tot PreCanSkate, youth CanSkate, Adult CanSkate, Junior Academy (ages 4-7) and STAR Academy (ages 8+). The Coordinator will collaborate closely with the Director of Programs on talent identification, long term development, and to facilitate seamless transitions between learn to skate, figure skating academy programs, and STAR 2 integration.

 

Requirements:

  • Current Skate Canada professional coach in good standing
  • 3-5 years CanSkate coaching experience preferred
  • NCCP Regional Coach status

 

Assets:

  • Current or previous CanSkate coordination experience
  • PowerSkate Certification
  • STAR 1-5 Assessor Training completion

 

What We Offer:

  • The position is open for immediate availability, with the aim to be filled no later than August 1, 2024
  • Team coaching and collaborative working environment
  • Year-round coaching opportunities working with all levels, including STAR and Podium Pathway
  • A monthly retainer/salary will commensurate with experience
  • A relocation bonus may be considered for a successful out-of-town applicant
  • A minimum of two additional hours of paid work each day can be expected
  • Numerous private lesson opportunities are available, both on and off the ice

 

Learn More:

Campbell River Tourism

Campbell River Skating Club

Strathcona Gardens Recreation Complex

 

Application Process:

Submit resume and cover letter to: Kelsey Cochrane - President at president@skatecampbellriver.ca