The Kimberley Skating Club is looking for a qualified and experienced Head Coach for the 2019/2020 skating season. Our Club offers approximately 14 hours of ice per week from September to early April. The Kimberley Skating Club serves approximately 50-60 skaters through a variety of programs including Off Ice classes, PreCanskate, CanSkate, PreStar, and Star levels. Skaters have the opportunity to attend 3 or more competitions each year, as well as test days. Our club also presents a spectacular year end Ice Show that includes all skaters and a host of amazing parent volunteers. We are seeking an experienced, organized, compassionate, highly motivated professional with a passion for skating who demonstrates strong interpersonal skills and an ability to work with a wide age range of skaters. The successful candidate will also have successful experience working with parents, fellow coaches and a supportive club executive.
The interested Candidate should be a registered Skate Canada Coach. Available to teach strong fundamentals to beginning and developing skaters as well as learn to skate to our CanSkaters. The Candidate should be familiar with the new Star 1 - 5 test program, or willing to learn and implement in their teaching with our club programs.
Skills and attributes required are:
- NCCP Level 1 or higher
- CanSkate Certified & STARSkate Certified
- In Good Standing
- Positive Role Model/Team player
- Excellent communication skills
- Able to teach all levels of dance and skills up to Gold level
- Offer group and private lessons.
- Demonstrated ability to work well with all parents, skaters, Board members and other coaches
-administrative duties as agreed upon
Why Kimberley and the Kimberley Skating Club?
Kimberley, BC is one the most beautiful cities in Canada. It is home to the world famous Kimberley Alpine Resort and legendary mountain biking trails. We are surrounded by pristine mountain lakes and rivers and are in the heart of the Kootenay Golden Golf Horseshoe with more than 20 readily accessible championship courses. The Canadian Rockies International Airport is a mere 20 minute drive from our beautiful city allowing for easy access to the rest of the world. Our climate is mild in the winter months and moderate in Spring, Summer and Fall allowing for unparalleled outdoor experiences. Our schools offer high quality educational experiences and the first class Regional Hospital is only minutes away. Fine dining and boutique shopping abound. Kimberley is truly the jewel of the Kootenays!
Please forward resume with references in confidence to
President/Kimberley Skating Club