ORGANIZATION: Alberta Snowboard Association “ASA”

POSITION: Canada Winter Games (CWG) Alberta Team Head Coach
TYPE OF POSITION: Coaching
DURATION: 1 year Camp based plus Administration
REPORTING RELATIONSHIP: CWG Coordinator

The Alberta Snowboarding Association is looking for a knowledgeable and motivated individual to fill the role of Canada Winter Games Alberta Team Head Coach. Under the supervision of the CWG Coordinator Coach will implement a strategy to ensure that upcoming camps, team selection and training lead to excellence in the upcoming games.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Coaching of the upcoming Alberta Team athletes alongside any other programs they belong to
  • Taking the lead on talent scouting within Alberta
  • Creating a solid training plan with coordinator for upcoming Winter games within budget
  • Leading the communication to the athletes about training and training specific questions

Successful candidates will:

    •  Have excellent oral & written skills in one of the two Canadian official languages
    •  Have good knowledge of the Office suite (word, excel, etc.)
    • Flexibility to work an adaptive schedule
    • Must have full availability from February 15 – March 3
    • Have a working knowledge of the Canada Snowboard LTAD
    • Be a certified Competition Development Level Coach by Nov 10, 2018
    • Have a minimum of 3 years of on snow coaching experience
    • A supporting post-secondary education in sport or coaching is an asset
    • Be able to work with a wide variety of people to coordinate province wide communication

How To Apply:

Applicants should send a resume and cover letter to   coachdevelopment@albertasnowboarding.com by April 15th

 

While we sincerely appreciate all applications only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.