Canoe Kids Coaching Course

    IS HOSTING A CANOE KIDS COACHING COURSE WHEN: MAY 13, 2017 WHERE: PRINCE ALBERT INN: 3680 – 2nd Avenue West, Prince Albert.  IN THE BUFFALO CONFERENCE ROOM COST: $200  SEE THE EVENT ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE OR FIND OUR EVENT AT https://thelocker.coach.ca/calendar EVENT...

Part-Time Summer Supervisor position at Nickle Lake

The Weyburn and District Canoe and Kayak Club (WDCKC) is looking for part – time paddling supervisors this summer at Nickle Lake, Saskatchewan.  The paddling supervisors will have the opportunity to rent paddling equipment and assist the head coach at the Janice Stafford Memorial Boathouse at Nickle Lake, Saskatchewan.  We strongly encourage students interested in working this summer to send their resume and cover letter to cbarsness@matrix-solutions.com prior to May 31, 2017. Position Objective To assist the head coach with paddling programs offered by WDCKC and to rent paddling equipment from the boathouse at Nickle Lake Regional Park.               Duties and Responsibilities Exhibit good interpersonal and communication skills with participants and parents Maintain an overall professional, safe, positive attitude and atmosphere Willingness to take on miscellaneous tasks, maintaining equipment and facilities, repairing equipment Support head coach development programs Ensure all participants are aware of club rules and follow all safety guidelines Ability to handle money, make receipts and keep files organized of membership and boat rental forms. Keep in contact with Board and direct supervisor regularly regarding any issues, or needs of the club, the programs or the facilities. Submit timesheets to supervisor on preset dates Experience and Certifications Student returning to school First Nations and those who identify as a visible minority are welcome to apply Strong communication and writing skills with the ability to work well in cooperation with others and alone A good swimmer Canoe Kids Respect in Sport First Aid, CPR Certification Motorboat License Excellent organizational skills the ability to work with minimal supervision Fully charged cell phone –...

Weyburn and District Canoe Kayak Club is hiring!

The Weyburn and District Canoe and Kayak Club (WDCKC) is looking for an enthusiastic and responsible coach for the competitive club and introductory paddle programs this summer at Nickle Lake, Saskatchewan.  The selected coach will have the opportunity to work with coaches within Saskatchewan to develop new coaching skills.  We strongly encourage anyone interested in working this summer to send their resume and cover letter to cbarsness@matrix-solutions.com prior to April 28, 2017. Position Objective To promote the development, participation and organization of canoe/kayak within Weyburn and the surrounding community including running regular programing at a club level. Duties and Responsibilities Exhibit good interpersonal and communication skills with participants and parents Possess strong technical canoe/kayak skill with the ability to impart that knowledge to people learning the sport of canoeing and kayaking Ability to work with other coaches in the province to share coaching skills back to the club and its participants. Develop program content for competitive club that complies with Long Term Athlete Development (LTAD). Travels to competitions as requested by the board (competitions will be on weekends) Ensure safety and proper supervision of club participants on and off water. Coach introductory programs offered by the club Maintain an overall professional, safe, positive attitude and atmosphere while coaching Willingness to take on miscellaneous tasks, maintaining equipment and facilities, repairing equipment Facilitate improvement in participation and organization of the WDCKC on and off the water Support athlete and coach development programs for athlete and coach development Arrive 15 min prior to the beginning of scheduled sessions and stay 15 min after each session ends Prepare equipment each day prior to...