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Canoe/Kayak Coach Position Open

posted Feb 27, 2014, 9:30 AM by Hector Carranco   [ updated Feb 27, 2014, 12:36 PM ]

With the support of the Coaches Association of Ontario the Rideau Canoe Club opens the Canoe/Kayak Coach position.

Start date: April 1st 2014
Applications due: March 16th 2014
Position type: Full time year round for at least 3 years

Email enquiries and/or cover letter & resume to:  Louise Hine-Schmidt, RCC Paddling Director schmidtfabfour@yahoo.ca

The Rideau Canoe Club is looking for a Canoe-Kayak Coach who wishes to pursue a career in coaching sprint canoe/kayak and committed for at least 3 years to the position. The person selected will work in close collaboration and share responsibilities with the head coach. He or she will plan and implement training programs with assistance from the head coach. The Canoe-Kayak Coach is expected to assess and correct technique at a development and high performance level, help athletes with racing tactics and monitor athlete performance. In addition the Canoe-Kayak Coach is expected to work closely with and mentor other coaches at the club. The Canoe-Kayak Coach must be able to manage a coaching staff and athletes during practice sessions and regattas.

Download the full job description.
Hector Carranco,
Feb 27, 2014, 9:30 AM