Head Coach Recreation & Interclub, Flicka Gymnastics (North Vancouver)

Date Posted: June 17, 2019


This position is directly responsible for supervising and developing non-competitive coaches. This position also requires the individual to coach within our recreation classes and the interclub program when necessary due to coach absences. The role works with our administrative team to ensure the professional delivery of all our non-competitive programs.

Roles and Responsibilities:

➔ Supervise “gym floor” during peak recreation and interclub times as required

➔ Provide mentorship/training to Recreation Coaches

➔ Provide mentorship/training to Interclub Coaches

➔ Work with the sub-program team leaders and Interclub team leader to create a schedule for classes and coaches

➔ Approve any changes to staffing schedule (i.e. trading shifts)

➔ Assist team leaders in developing lesson plans and rotations

➔ Work with Interclub team leader to ensure routine guidelines are being developed and appropriately followed ➔ Provide emergency coach cover for classes

➔ Liaise with WAG and MAG Head Coaches to develop floor rotation schedule

➔ Audit programs and develop new programs based on demand

➔ Monitor the performance of all Recreation and Interclub coaches

➔ Supervise and instruct coaches enrolled in Coach in Training (CIT) Program

➔ Complete annual performance reviews for Recreation and Interclub coaches

➔ Identify equipment and other resources required for the successful delivery of programs

➔ Assist with the organization of club events (mini-meets, program events, North Shore Invitational, Interclub sleep over etc.)

➔ Work with Recreation and Interclub Team leaders to ensure high program quality

➔ Observes students during practice and competition as asked by team leaders to help determine the needs for individual or team improvement.

➔ Establishes and maintains professionalism while supervising students and coaches during practice and meets ➔ Resolves escalated complaints as necessary

➔ May meet with parents as necessary regarding the performance and behavior of students.

Develops and sustains positive relationships with participants and coaches, and provides motivational support and guidance. Fulfills any functions designated by Directors for the betterment of the program and to support the ability of Flicka Gymnastics Club to meet its mission/vision.


➔ A desire to make a difference to the lives of athletes in our local community

➔ Excellent organizational and communication skills

➔ A passion for Gymnastics

➔ National Coaches Certification – Level 2 or equivalent

➔ Superior relationship building and communication skills

➔ Dependable, reliable, committed and professional

➔ Must be available evenings and weekends Other regulatory items needed prior to commencing employment

➔ Police Record Check

➔ Current First Aid Certification & CPR

➔ Respect in Sport and Making Ethical Decisions Modules from NCCP


Interested applicants should submit a resume and cover letter to:

Board of Directors at