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Head Coach Wanted for Lakeland Gymnastics Club

Head Coach Cold Lake
Lakeland Gymnastics Club
1301-8 Ave
Cold Lake, AB

About Lakeland Gymnastics:
We are a Non-Profit organization that has been part of Cold Lake since 1986. Our vision is to provide all club athletes with a welcoming, challenging and fun environment where they can enjoy gymnastics activities and build their gymnastics skills. We, at Lakeland Gymnastics work together to provide quality gymnastics programming for all levels of development and achievements for our gymnasts. Lakeland Gymnastics Club is also working hard to fulfill the vision of a brand new state of the art facility for gymnastics in Cold Lake and will be seeking a Head Coach that can help advise in this endeavour.

Position Description;
The Head Coach is assigned the primary responsibility to coordinate, organize, develop, implement, supervise and evaluate all aspects of the Lakeland Gymnastics Club (LLGC) Gymnastics Program requirements in a fiscally responsible manner including supporting athletes and coaches. In this role, you will be working alongside of the office manager, and will be responsible for providing support as well as various programming and coaching duties pertaining to daily operations of the club. Duties will include, but are not limited to;

-General office administration: responding to parents questions regarding classes, and programs via phone and email, keeping all program material filed and organized.
-Taking registration for all Gymnastics programs when required
-Updating registration programs with new class times and coaches in collaboration with Office manager
-Programming of the clubs preschool, recreational and competitive programs
-The Head Coach supervises and mentors and aids in evaluation of Recreational, Competitive and Interclub Coaches and works with and lends support to the coaching team, by supervising and programming these programs for performance and growth.
-The Head Coach is responsible for the development, implementation and evaluation of programs for competitive athletes and assistant coaches in the gym.
-The Head Coach will oversee the organization and operations of the competitive gymnastics programs and coaches.
-Communicate with the Board of Directors via email/phone on a regular basis

Key Competencies and Behavioral Attributes;
-Motivation to work in a high paced environment
-Professional customer service skills
-Superior communication skills both one on one and in-group settings
-Customer service orientated
-Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
-Strong spotting skills for all levels of gymnasts

-In this position you will be required to work a minimum 30 hours in a min. five day work week
-Available to work daytime, evenings as well as some weekends.
-Must pass an RCMP Security screening
- Must possess minimum Level 2 Gymnastics Certification (NCCP) or Equivalent
-Must possess or be willing to obtain Trampoline and Active start certification
-CPR and First Aid
- Foreign applicants must be willing to recertify their qualifications to Canadian Standards within two years
-Minimum one year of coaching experience at a competitive level
-Excellent communication and leadership skills
-Must show dedication and punctuality
-Always display a good attitude and good sportsmanship
-Have the ability to plan and organize activities
-Willing to coach all levels and ages

Entry Qualifications;
This position requires a high school diploma, with preference given to candidates who have completed a post-secondary Kinesiology or coaching training program.

Salary Range: $35,000-$50,000 per year dependent upon qualifications.

How to Apply;
Please submit your resume to lakelandgymclub@hotmail.com Only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.

6/7/14 - 24 wks.

Company/Club Name: Lakeland Gymnastics Club
Web Address: www.lakelandgymnastics.com
Contact: Lakeland Gymnastics Club
Email: lakelandgymclub@hotmail.com
Phone: (780)639-3065
Fax: (780)639-3055
USAG Code: 140606140432


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