Photo from BC Alpine website: www.bcalpine.comCoach Education Manager Position

One of the most important areas of work for BC Alpine is Coach Education. The quality of our club programs relies heavily on the interaction between coaches, the athletes and the level of coaching provided. We are looking for someone to take on the task in making sure we educate all coaches in BC so they can deliver high quality programming, fulfilling our vision to develop world class athletes and inspired skiers for life. Our goal is to have the best coach education delivery in Canada. Are you up for the task?

Your job will be to:

Implement and coordinate BC Alpine´s development programs as prescribed by BC Alpine. These programs are:

  • Presence of BCA in the province
  • Grassroot program assessment and entry level club service
  • Coordination and management of education programs in BC (EL, DL and parent education program)

Timeline: November – April (6 months), up to 40 hours per week

4 hours per week September – October (32 hours)

Presence of BCA in the province

The Education Manager must encourage and coordinate communication with the zones and clubs in BC. The communication will be in form of training courses and / or other interactive activities.  

Coach Education

The Coach Education Manager is responsible for coordinating entry level education for club coaches in the province of BC (EL, DL).

Parent Training

The Education Manager is responsible for coordinating the training of parents in the province of BC. He/she will be responsible for delivering the parent education program and/or to support clubs in the delivery. An important point in the parent education program is to explain the LTAD and the development structure and pathway in Canada.  

Communication within the province on education opportunities and information from ACA, CSI and other stakeholders and organizations.

Reporting to Viasport and other stakeholders.

You have:

  • Extensive coaching experience
  • Performance Level coaching certified (Performance Level trained will be considered for the right candidate).
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Microsoft office proficient
  • Love of alpine ski racing and coaching
  • Experience in BC is an asset

We will offer:

  • Competitive salary
  • You will be a part of a great team
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Professional development
  • Opportunity to develop the best coach education delivery in Canada
  • Lots of time on snow
  • Possible expansion of the role into a full-time position

The position will require work on weekends and evenings and lots of driving to our ski communities in beautiful BC. This will be a part time position year one with opportunities for expansion.

For more information, please contact Johnny Crichton or Anders Hestdalen (604-612-0633)

We encourage all interested parties to apply. Please submit your application before August 20th by email to anders@bcalpine.com

For more information about BC Alpine, go to our website www.bcalpine.com