Snow Valley Skating Club
Job description: 



The Snow Valley Skating Club in Kitimat, BC is accepting applications for a Club Coach.  Our season runs from mid-August to mid-May with approximately 18 hours of ice time per week with an opportunity to have more ice. We offer PreCanSkate, CanSkate, PreStar, STARSkate, Competitive and CanPowerSkate with approximately 130 skaters.   This opportunity includes both on-ice and off-ice activities.   The club has skaters attending two to three competitions each season, runs at least one test day per season, and a season end gala.  The Club would support new programs if the Coach so desired.  


Applicants should have the following:

-Be a coach registered with, or the potential to be registered with, Skate Canada

-Have a minimum Regional Coach-in-Training Certification

-First Aid Certificate

-MED Making Ethical Decisions


The following would be an asset:

-Familiarity with the new STAR 1-5 program

-Ability to teach dance and skills up to gold level

-CanPowerSkate would be an asset and added income


Kitimat is a growing, family-orientated community with endless opportunities for outdoor activities.


We are seeking an organized and enthusiastic, highly motivated professional with a passion for skating who demonstrates strong communication and interpersonal skills with children, parents, fellow coaches and the club executive.  The successful candidate must be a team player and be prepared to work with the coaching team and be involved in all aspects of club activities including; Off Ice classes, and coaching PreCanskate, CanSkate, PreSTAR, STAR, CompetitiveSkate and CanPowerSkate.


For more information about this position, or to submit your resume, please contact Cynthia Medeiros, Director of Skating, at, and Kerstin Arlt, President, at


posted Jan 18, 2019