Hiring Full Time and Part Time Recreational and Advanced Coaches!!! - UBC Gymnastics

Date Posted: July 13, 2018

Job Description

The UBC Active Kids Gymnastics Program, an Outreach Program of the School of Kinesiology, offers a wide variety of gymnastics classes ranging from beginner to advanced for all ages and abilities. Classes take place daytime, afternoon, and evenings from Mon - Sun.  All coaches are invited to apply!

The main job responsibilities for this position are to:

• Provide developmentally-appropriate gymnastics and movement instruction to children, youth, and adults of all abilities a safe, fun and physically active environment and progress skill development

• Plan and lead lessons tailored to the developmental characteristics of the group, adjusting activities as necessary to provide optimal challenge for each participant at both recreational and advanced levels.

• Maintain a safe instructional environment, which includes setting-up and inspecting equipment, bringing forth health and safety concerns

• Provide ongoing feedback to parents and participants, including the preparation of progress reports.

• Demonstrate a professional attitude and appearance at all times, especially when interacting with parents and participants.


To be eligible for this position, at a minimum, candidates must have or be willing to obtain a National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) Gymnastics Foundations Intro and Foundations Theory certifications. Successful candidates must obtain a criminal record check and emergency first aid certification- both of which are at least partially subsidized by the School of Kinesiology Outreach Programs.

Required skills and experience:

• Passion for working with children

• Enthusiastic, responsible, and reliable team player

• Excellent leadership, interpersonal and communication skills

• Experience working with people from a variety of backgrounds/cultures, the ability to speak additional languages is an asset

• Ability to commit to a regular shift for the duration of the session

Rate of pay: $12.00/hour - $26/hour depending on certifications and experience

Application Deadline: ongoing

Interested parties should submit a cover letter and resume the Active Kids Gymanstcis Coordinator at