Job Posting - Provincial Coach

The Saskatchewan Speed Skating Association (SASSA) is seeking a fulltime Provincial Coach.

The successful candidate will be a high performance coach responsible for the development and implementation of high performance programs for the provincial team. Duties will include coaching development and technical assistance for existing Clubs and new Club support within the province. The candidate will have the opportunity to assist SASSA in preparing a new strategic plan which will influence the Provincial Coach’s duties.

General Job Description:

• Coach provincial team members and regional training center members

• Instruct and technically assist club coaches

• Attend competitions and training camps as required

• Coordinate training camps for athlete development

• Develop training programs in cooperation with club coaches

• Assist in membership/Club development through clinics or demonstrations

Qualifications:

• 3-5 years experience as a Speed Skating coach

• Level 3 coaching certification

• Strong organizational skills

• Strong written communication skills

• Excellent leadership skills

• Ability to deal well with people


Salary will commensurate with the skills and qualifications of the successful applicant.


Applications close Monday, May 29, 2006 .


Applications should be submitted to:

Saskatchewan Speed Skating Association

2205 Victoria, Ave.

Regina, Sask. S4P OS4

Email – sassa@sasktel.net