Canoe Kayak Saskatchewan is hiring!

CANOE KAYAK SASKATCHEWAN PROVINCIAL COACH – NORTH ORGANIZATION Canoe Kayak Saskatchewan (CKS) is the provincial sport governing body for the sport of canoe-kayak in the province. CKS promotes participation in canoe-kayak sports and advances excellence through development, funding and support for athletes; coaches; officials; and volunteers in Saskatchewan. DESCRIPTION Working in partnership with CKS and the Provincial Coach-South, the Provincial Coach-North will primarily be responsible for developing, implementing, monitoring and evaluating the provincial sprint high-performance training program. This will include developmental programs aimed at increasing the pool of high-performance athletes at the Saskatoon Racing Canoe Club and northern paddling clubs in the province. COMPETENCIES The following competencies will be assessed through both a written assignment and an oral interview: • Ability to communicate effectively, in writing and in a team • Developing others • Adaptability • Creative thinking • Decision making • Planning and organizing • Team leadership • Analytical thinking • Initiative CERTIFICATIONS • NCCP Competition Development is required. • Successful applicants will need to provide: o Criminal record and vulnerable sector check, current within 3 months o Respect in Sport certification number TERMS AND CONDITIONS • The preferred employment agreement will run from January 1, 2018 through December 31, 2020 • This is a full time, salaried, position • The provincial coach-north will be based out of Saskatoon and will report to the CKS Executive Director • The provincial coach must be available to work flexible work hours including weekends and evenings • Travel is required at the local, provincial, and national level • Submitted applications will be kept on file for future job postings and opportunities...