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Competitive Gymnastics Coach, Women's Artistic Gymnastics - Yellowknife Gymnastics Club


Date Posted: September 28, 2017

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Position Title: Competitive Gymnastics Coach, Women’s Artistic Gymnastics

Company Operating Name: Yellowknife Gymnastics Club

Business Address: Yellowknife, NT

Anticipated start date: Immediately

 

Terms of Employment:  Full-time or Part Time, Weekend, Day, Evening

Language of Work: English

Wage: for Full Time - Beginning at $55,000 based on experience. Includes annual vacation and benefit package

Part Time - beginning wage $21.00/hr

 

Skill Requirements:

EDUCATION

-National Coaching Certificate Level 2 or Equivalent

-Current and up to date Standard First-Aid & CPR certification

-Making Ethical Decisions and Respect in Sport certificates

EXPERIENCE

- preference given to those with 2-3 years competitive coaching experience

-Strong technical knowledge of artistic gymnastics

-Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within women’s competitive gymnastics

SKILLS & ATTRIBUTES

-Organized, reliable, with effective communication skills

-Detail oriented

-Approachable and solution oriented

-Strong problem-solving skills in a fluid environment

-Ability to work well individually and as part of a team

Job Duties:

Will include but not limited to:

COACHING DUTIES

-Plan, develop and implement daily training sessions and yearly training plans for competitive provincial and national level gymnasts

-Develop and carry out team warm-up and physical preparation plans

-Develop training plans for individual athletes, including short and long-term goal setting

-Identify and develop gymnasts’ potential skills and abilities

-Analyze athletes’ strengths and weaknesses

-Prepare athletes physically and psychologically for competitive events

-Evaluate gymnasts’ performances and modify training plans as required

-Appropriately carry out and compose routines using the current Code of Points and appropriate Program Manuals

-Carry out non-competitive coaching for drop-in programs, and occasional school groups/user group bookings

NON-COACHING DUTIES

-work closely with Head Women’s Coach to grow women’s competitive program

-Provide technical mentorship as required to other women’s program coaches

-Participate in parent/coach meetings regularly 1-2 times per season; and otherwise communicate with parents on an as needed basis in a timely and professional manner

-Assist with organizing and executing the Summit competition

-Work collaboratively with other coaches to plan special events

-Attend monthly coaches meetings, and technical/planning meetings as required

-Assist in YKGC initiatives in the community including promotion of fundraising events and other community events in general; represent YKGC in a manner that enhances YKGC’s objectives and image

Location of Work: Yellowknife Gymnastics Club located in the Yellowknife Multiplex in Yellowknife, NT. Candidate may be required to work at and to occasionally attend meetings and events in other locations. For more information about Yellowknife please click the link below.

https://www.yellowknife.ca/en/discovering-yellowknife/about-yellowknife.asp

 

How to Apply

By email: Interested applicants, please submit resume and cover letter to: executive@ykgymnastics.com

We thank all those who apply for the position, however only those considered further in the recruitment process will be contacted.

 



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