Sandy Shores Skating Club
Job description: 

Sandy Shores SC is seeking a qualified and experienced head coach for the 2021/2022 season and beyond.

Sandy Shores is a year-round Club that offers off-ice classes, CanSkate, PreStar (Primary), Star (Junior to Senior Academy) and some Competitive programs.

The club is requires an organized, compassionate, highly motivated professional with a passion for skating, demonstrates strong interpersonal skills, and an ability to work with a wide range of skaters.

The interested candidate should be a registered Skate Canada Coach and able to teach strong fundamentals to beginning and developing skaters as well as our Learn to Skate – CanSkate program.

SKILLS and ATTRIBUTES required are:

  • NCCP Provincial Level OR currently seeking Provincial Level certification.
  • CanSkate Certified and a strong understanding of running an exciting and successful program as well as mentoring new and upcoming skaters to become CanSkate Coach certified.
  • Regional Certified.
  • In goodstanding with Skate Canada.
  • Positive role model and team player.  
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Able to teach all levels and disciplines up to and including Gold level.
  • Offer group, semi-private, and private lessons.
  • Team coach.
  • Demonstrate the ability to work well with all parents, skaters, board members, and other Club coach(es).
  • Administrative duties as agreed upon.
  • Willing to work with the new executive to help grow the Club and programs.

Parksville offers magnificent sandy beaches, mountain vistas and BC's most popular provincial park, Rathtrevor Beach, as well as four other provincial parks within a fifteen-minute drive. 

We are proud to be a part of the Mount Arrowsmith Biosphere Reserve; a UNESCO recognized area, dedicated in part to providing models of sustainable development. 

We are a City that boasts the most moderate, year-round climate in Canada and adventures await in any season, from walks on the beach to mountain biking, fishing, camping, and year-round golf. We offer fine restaurants, a variety of accommodations, and world-class spas. Parksville is known for its hospitality; visitors return and often make Parksville their home.

The City of Parksville is open for business! The Economic Development Partnership brings together the Parksville and District Chamber of Commerce, Oceanside Tourism Association, Parksville Downtown Business Association, Oceanside Volunteer Association, and the City?s economic development office. 

Our award winning Parksville Civic and Technology Centre is home to the City of Parksville, the Regional Library, School District 69 offices, and Vancouver Island University, Parksville/Qualicum Campus. 

The Parksville Conference and Community Centre, Oceanside Place twin arena multiplex, a rapidly expanding industrial park, and development initiatives are examples of efforts to enhance the local business climate.

Please forward resume and references to:

Sandy Shores Skating Club Executive

Box 1666

Parksville, BC

V9P 2H5