Club: 
Kerrisdale Figure Skating Club
Job description: 

KFSC is a local Vancouver club with energetic, competitive and committed skaters and coaches looking to expand their Coaching Team.  We are looking for a Club Coach to commence immediately. 

Qualifications

  • Minimum Provincial Coach completion or higher (Dependent on resume, Regional Coach may be considered)
  • Ability to coach skaters in Skills and Freeskate at all levels and ages
  • Current Skate Canada Coaching Certification and in good standing with Skate Canada

Position Requirements

  • **Team player **; must be willing to integrate with Team Coaching approach
  • Provide instruction in private and group/team environment
  • Ability to coach Canskate, Starskate,  Starskate Test and Competitive
  • Coaching Dance or do choreography also an asset
  • Ability to provide off-ice training
  • Attend skating competitions with our Club
  • Must be enthusiastic, reliable and energetic with good organizational skills
  • Able to communicate and interact professionally with skating club members
  • Must be available for Kerrisdale FSC scheduled ice times for skating programs

Club ice times are generally Tuesday to Friday late afternoon/evenings and Sunday mornings.  Our Club offers year-round skating, with sessions running typically from Mid-September to mid-March at Kerrisdale FSC, and our Spring and summer skating (with reduced hours) are held at Sunset and Hillcrest ice rinks from April to mid-August. 

Our Team Coaching format was introduced for our StarSkaters to allow skaters to build their skills and abilities by learning from more than one coach and benefiting from each coach’s technical strengths.  The coaching team shapes the nature of the club and the atmosphere on the ice and ensures that all skaters feel supported by everyone in the club and progress to their own potential.  Our Skating Director and Program Administrator coordinate coaching sessions for each Starskater.  Want to learn more about our Club, Club Programs, our Coaches and our Team Coaching approach? Visit our website at https://skatekerrisdale.uplifterinc.com/   

To apply, please forward resume along with cover letter and up to three references to:

KFSC Skating Director - Nikolai Balabardin at:   info@skatekerrisdale.com

All applications will be considered.  Only successful candidates will be contacted.  We thank everyone who expresses interest.