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Coaches Wanted - Glacier Peaks Gymnastics (Invermere)


Date Posted: May 13, 2017

Glacier Peaks Gymnastics is a non-profit gymnastics club based in Invermere, BC.  We offer both recreational and competitive gymnastic programs in a safe and fun environment.

We are looking for individuals who are enthusiastic, responsible, and love working with children to join our recreational and competitive coaching team for the 2017-18 season (September to June) and beyond.  We have part-time and full-time positions available.  Our ideal candidates have some gymnastics coaching experience, a solid understanding of gymnastics fundamentals and skill progressions, outstanding interpersonal skills and have acquired NCCP Level 1.  We are willing to train the right person.  Positions include morning and/or evening hours. Compensation based on experience.   

Prerequisites:

  • Experience working directly with youth
  • Ability to capture and hold children’s interest and maintain class control
  • Ability to spot and assist students
  • Basic data entry skills
  • Reliable, punctual and responsible
  • Friendly and enthusiastic
  • Positive, professional and loves to have fun!

Qualifications

  • Minimum 18 years of age
  • NCCP Level 1 for recreation or Level 2 for competitive (or willingness to obtain)
  • Current First Aid/ CPR certification (or willing to obtain)
  • Police Record Check clearance
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation

Responsibilities

  • Create and develop age/skill appropriate lesson plans for children from 18 months to 16 years.
  • Provide a safe and fun learning environment for participants
  • Set-up and takedown of equipment
  • Spot athletes and assist students with skills
  • Be a positive role model for athletes
  • Work collaboratively with other coaches/staff and volunteer board of directors
  • Day-to-day operations and administrative duties
  • Occasional travel to competitions with the competitive team

Please forward your resume with cover letter to: contact@glacierpeaksgymnastics.com

Applications will be accepted until noon Friday May 19, 2017 or until positions are filled.




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