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Figure 8 Skating Club (June 25th)

CANSkate Coordinator Advertisement

About Us:  Figure 8 Skating Club is located in Edmonton, AB and is based out of Kenilworth Arena. Our growing club runs programs including PreCanSkate,CanSkate, Intro to Figure Skating, and STARSkate, as well as off ice training. We offer skating 5 days a week Mon/Tues/Wed/Thurs/Sat) from September-March, as well as spring skating from April-June. New this season we will also be running a Kickstart Week in August, with potential to add more summer skating in the future.

Requirements: 

The successful candidate will:

  • Be a Skate Canada registered coach in good standing
  • Provide a copy of your coach dashboard
  • Min. Regional Coach Certified
  • Experience Coaching and doing assessments in the PreCAN and CANSkate programs
  • Must be able to commit to all CANSkate sessions (Monday/Wednesday/Saturday in fall/winter and Mon/Sat in spring)
  • Be able to work in a team environment
  • Experience in a similar role an asset

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Plan and execute CANSkate and PreCANSkate programs
  • Program Assistant Training sessions (2-3 per year) and mentor PA’s throughout the season
  • Work with the coaching team to ensure CANSkate/PreCANSkate programs are running efficiently and successfully
  • Communicate with parents
  • Plan and execute CANSkate Element Events

Skills:

The successful candidate will:

  • Have strong organizational skills
  • Be able to communicate with coaching staff, board, and parents in a professional manner
  • Be able to work with minimal supervision

Time Commitment:

9 month contract from September to May, renewal each   September

Must be able to commit to being on all CANSkate sessions from Sept-Mar: Mon/Wed/Sat and April-June: Mon/Sat

Skating Programs:

PreCANSkate/CANSkate/Adult CANSkate

Contact Information:

Please send your resume to:  info@figure8skating.ca

If you have any questions, please contact Sherry Prokopukat info@figure8skating.ca

Radisson Skating Club (May 21st)

 

We are seeking a Skate Canada trained or certified Regional Coach to instruct our Star and Junior Star Skaters for the upcoming season.  We skate on Tuesdays and Thursdays, generally from 4:30 to 7 PM. (This time frame covers everything from to CanSkate to STARSkate)  We anticipate having  4 - 8 in Junior STAR and  4 - 6  in STARSkate this season.  We have been running group sessions, but are willing to include private lessons should any skaters be interested. CanSkate may also be an opportunity.

 

Our arena utilizes natural ice, so our season generally runs mid November to mid March.  We are located halfway between Saskatoon and North Battleford,  about a 35 minute drive from either city.

 

Applications can be emailed to radissonskatingclub@outlook.com, for more information, contact Beth Usselman at 306-827-7877.

Waldheim Skate Club (May 21st) is currently seeking an enthusiastic and motivated head coach for our skating club. Our club offers Can-Skate (1-6) and Star Skate programs. We skate Tuesdays and Thursdays from October until March. Waldheim is located 55 km north of Saskatoon.

Job Description:

- Instruct Can-Skate and Star Skate

- Develop practice plans, choreography, etc.

- Facilitate multiple groups on the ice

- Assist with planning and implementing annual ice carnival

- Availability and competition preparation

- Work closely with board members; to include, but not limited to: program development,

ice carnival and events.

- Track progress of skaters

Qualifications:

- Strong organizational, leadership and communication skills

- Registered Coach in good standing with Skate Canada

- Willingness to learn and grow with our Club

- Pairs experience an asset

- Previous coaching experience preferred

- Completed New Star 1-5 module and testing

- Can Skate Certified with Regional Coach Certification

Interested applicants may email their resume and cover letter to:

waldheimskatingclub@gmail.com

Or, mail to:

Waldheim Skating Club

Box 77

Waldheim, Sask.

S0K 4R0

Hafford Skating Club (May 1st) is seeking coaching for the 2019/20 season.  We are looking for a certified Regional Coach in good standing for our CanSkate and STARSkate programs (we currently have skaters testing from Star 1 - 6).  CanSkate coaching is assisted by skaters from our STARSkate Program.  We run twice per week within the weekdays of Tuesday to Friday.  

Hafford is located 100 km NW of Saskatoon or 60 km east of North Battleford.  Since we have natural ice our season typically runs from December to mid-March.  We are a small club with 14 registered skaters in 2018/19.

To apply or for more information, please contact lisapre@live.ca or call Lisa at 306-549-2266 or call/text Chola at 639-548-7046.

Unity Skating Club (Apr 24th), located in Unity, is currently looking for a Skate Canada Certified Coach in good standing for the upcoming 2019/2020 season.  Our skating days are Mondays & Thursdays from 3:45-7:25.  We are a club that is expanding fast and are in desperate need of coaches.  We run 2 Canskate sessions per day as well as our Star Skate Program.  Our Star Skaters range from Star 1-Gold.  Our skating season runs from Mid-October to the end of March. 

Qualifications:

  • Be a minimum of Regional Coach Trained/Certified, In-Training candidates may be considered
  • First Aid Certification
  • Completed STAR 1-5 modules & training
  • Coach in good standing

Candidate must be willing to:

  • Teach all aspects of the STARSkate & CanSkate Programs
  • Work in a team environment
  • Provide skaters with private, semi-private and/or group lessons
  • Attend test days & competitions
  • Help with planning & implementing club events such as FunFest & Carnival

Applications can be emailed to unityskatingclub@gmail.com. For more information please contact Colleen Smith at 306-228-8176 or email s.c.smith@sasktel.net.

Skate Humboldt (Apr 15th) is an active growing club that is currently looking to add to our coaching team for the 2019-2020 season. 

Our club offers CanSkate, Advanced CanSkate and STARSkate programs during the regular season, which runs from October to April.  Our club skates Mondays and Fridays. 

Humboldt is located 112 km east of Saskatoon.

Job Description:

Candidates must possess:

  • Minimum Regional Coach In-Training
  • STARSkate 1-5 module and testing
  • Be in good standing with Skate Canada
  • Registered Skate Canada Coch in Good Standing
  • Strong communication  and interpersonal skills

Applicant must be willing to:

  • Co coach with current club coach
  • Instruct group and private lessons
  • Work closely with the Skate Humboldt board members on program development, ice shows, or events
  • Assist with the planning and implementation of annual ice show

Application Deadline: August 12th , 2019

Interested applicants may apply with resume and cover letter by email to employment@skatehumboldt.ca

Or mail applications to

Skate Humboldt

Box 1505

Humboldt, Saskatchewan

S0K 2A0

The St.Brieux Skating Club (April 10th) is looking for Guest Coaches for the 2019-2020 season for our Pre-Star and Star skaters. We have artificial ice and our season runs from October to March. We are located in between Humboldt and Melfort SK. We have a great 8 member board to work with and skaters who are eager and willing to learn.

 

Please Contact

Jodene Ferré - President - 306-921-5469

 

jbjerland@hotmail.com

 

Box 184

St.Brieux SK

S0K 3V0

The Clavet Skating Club (Clavet, SK) (Apr 2nd) is currently looking to add to its coaching team for the 2019-2020 skating season. Our club offers a 5-WK Fall School program, complete with a CanPower program. During the regular season, we offer a CanSkate, Rising STARSkate, and STARSkate program with skaters ranging from STAR 1 – Gold level. Applicants must be coaches in good standing with Skate Canada; CanSkate Certification is a must with Regional Coach Certification + CanPower Certification preferred. We skate Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 3:45-6:30PM each day.

Brief Coach Description:

·         Team coaching environment, with a variety of group classes and stations offered at all levels of programming

·         Primary support for CanSkate and Rising STAR (Advanced CanSkate – STAR 2), with opportunity to coach additional STAR Programs

·         CanPower certification (or willingness to obtain) an asset; we offer a kick-start CanPower program at the start of each season, and will be incorporating Pre-Power into our CanSkate program this season

·         Strong communication skills, and ability to work with club coaches + executive as we grow our club

Interested applicants, please submit your resume + availability to info@clavetskatingclub.com

Estevan Skating Club (Mar 13) is seeking to fill a primary coaching position for the 2019/2020 season.  The applicant must be a professional in good standing.

Estevan Skating Club is a dynamic club in southern Saskatchewan.  We boast a large CanSkate enrolment with over 100 skaters annually and approximately 30 figure skaters ranging in level from Star 1 to novice competitive.  Skaters compete at both Regional and Provincial competitions.  A large ice show is held every two years.

Brief job description:

~Applicants must be willing to co-coach with existing coach

~ Provide both group and private lessons

~Travel to competitions, both Regional and Provincial

~Strong communications skills and ability to work with board members

~Contract position, mid-August to end of April; average ice time per week is 11.5 hours.

 

Qualifications:

~Minimum NCCP Level 1

~Completed new Star 1-5 module and testing

~Previous coaching experience

~First Aid Certification

Please submit resumes to:

Estevan Skating Club

Box 27

Estevan, SK   S4A 2A2

Email:  estevanskatingclub@gmail.com

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Wynyard  (Feb 25th) is located 174 km from Regina and 188 km from Saskatoon on the Yellowhead Highway.

The club is eagerly looking forward to moving into a brand-new arena before the 2019/20  season. We anticipate that our season will run from mid-October until the end of March.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, motivated individual who loves the sport and enjoys working with kids.

Please submit resumes by as soon as possible to:

Wynyard Skating Club

Box 15

Wynyard Sk

S0A 4T0

 

For more information, please contact Denise Mozel 306-554-8047 or deromo@sasktel.net

Prairie Edge School of Skating is currently seeking a Professional Skate Canada Certified Coach (Apr 26th)

Position: Skate Canada Certified Figure Skating Coach

Term: Full-time permanent

Location: Home Club is Moose Jaw based but applicant must be willing to travel throughout Saskatchewan.  Coaching/training will be done in Moose Jaw rinks and travel throughout Saskatchewan is required for attending competitions.

Job Description:          

  • Instruct athletes in CanSkate, Rising Stars, Junior Academy, Synchro, STARSkate and Competitive Skate. 
  • Plan, develop and implement edge classes, stroking classes and off-ice classes.  Off-ice classes to consist of jump technique, positioning, flexibility, strength and conditioning. 
  • Identify talented athletes and assist with progressions into required programs 
  • Plan athlete competitive schedules             
  • Motivate and prepare athletes for competitive events      
  • Analyze and evaluate athletes performances and modify training programs as necessary    
  • Plan, complete and submit yearly plans for competitive athletes   
  • Provide progress reports and communicate with parents and guardians of athletes      
  • Assist with planning and organizing an annual ice show  
  • Be enthusiastic and positive and follow Skate Canada Coaches Code of Ethics                 
  • Be willing to work in a team environment and work directly with a team of coaches and a volunteer board to ensure accurate organization and delivery of all programs      
  • Additional responsibilities include proper training techniques, developing individualized training schedules and long term athlete development                  
  • Hours of work include days, evenings and weekends. Flexible schedule.  

Qualifications:      

  • Be a registered Skate Canada Professional Coach in Good Standing
  • Minimum Regional Coach (Primary STARSkate / Level 1) Certified and ability to attain Provincial Coach (ISPC) Certification and National Coach (Level 3)
  • Pairs experience is an asset        
  • Experience at a national and/or international level either as a coach or a competitor is an asset        
  • Superior interpersonal, organizational, leadership, coaching and technical skills required  
  • Gold/Senior level free skate or equivalent a must    
  • Synchro, choreography and/or show experience is a definite asset       
  • CanPowerSkate Certification an asset (or willing to attain)           
  • Skate sharpening experience                                                                                                                                         

Contact Information:

Prairie Edge School of Skating

Box 1421

Moose Jaw, SK Canada                                                                                                            S6H 4R3

Email: prairieedgesos@gmail.com    

Contact phone: Chelsea Blaczczok (306)630-8260

All interested applicants may send their resume and cover letter to Chelsea Blaczczok, club president, at prairieedgesos@gmail.com or mail to the above address.