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Women's Artistic Gymnastics (WAG) High Performance Coach (North Vancouver - Flicka Gymnastics)


Date Posted: July 12, 2019

Flicka Gymnastics Club is located in beautiful North Vancouver, British Columbia. At over 16,000 square feet, Flicka is one of the largest clubs in the province.  Since 1962, Flicka has provided excellence in gymnastics training for recreational, provincial, national and elite level male and female gymnasts.  Our alumni include Olympians, Collegiate gymnasts and “Cirque” performers. 

Position Title: Women Artistic Gymnastics High Performance Coach

Business and Work Location: Flicka Gymnastics Club - 123 23rd St E, North Vancouver. BC V7L 3E2

Terms of Employment: Full-time, Permanent Position

Wage: $50,000 - $56,500/year (depending on qualification and experience)

Vacation: 15 days of paid vacation per year

Benefits: Comprehensive benefits package, which includes: Long-term disability; Dental care package; medical care package.

Language: Must be able to communicate in English

Job Description:

The High Performance Coach will focus on National Level gymnastics from Developmental to National and International. He or she will be part of the coaching team that develops High Performance athletes that will one day have the opportunity to compete for their Club and Team Canada both nationally and internationally.   

The HP coach must have extensive knowledge of the FIG WAG code of points; over 5 years experience coaching and be able to coach all four events with specializations in one or more apparatus.

The High Performance coach will allow Flicka to continue to develop and mentor upcoming coaches from Canada and provide athletes with the best opportunity to achieve their goal

Responsibilities:

  • Plan, develop, and implement training plan for National Girls' Team;
  • Motivate and prepare athletes and team for competitions, local, provincial, national and international.
  • Analyze and evaluate athlete and team performance;
  • Develop, plan, and coordinate competition schedules and programs;
  • Participate in coaching clinic instruction;
  • Observe and evaluate prospective athletes level of skills and performance;
  • Mentor and train other coaches
  • Communicate with parents on athlete’s progress
  • Perform other duties related to coaching and developing athletes and National Girls' Team as required.

Skill Requirements:

  • NCCP level 3 or 4 certification or international equivalent
  • Bachelor's degree in Physical education, specializing in gymnastics
  • Must have at least 5 years of experience coaching Artistic Women's Gymnastics at a National Level
  • Event specialist/judging certification will be considered an asset

To apply for this position, please send a cover letter and resume/CV to one of the following methods:

 

By mail to:

Flicka Gymnastics Club
123 23rd Street East
North Vancouver, BC V7L 3E2

By email to:

board@flickagymclub.com

(604) 985-7918




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