Job Opportunity! SASKATOON RACING CANOE CLUB – DEVELOPMENT COACH (SUMMER 2018)

Saskatoon Racing Canoe Club (SRCC) is seeking an energetic, positive and engaging Coach to lead its Development Programs in the May to August period. The successful candidate will be committed to growing the SRCC membership base, increasing participation rates in all SRCC programs and delivering all programs with the safety, health and well-being of every participant as the priority mandate. The Development Coach will work on a full-time basis under the day-to-day direction of the Canoe Kayak Saskatchewan Provincial Coach – North (CKS PC-N). The CKS PC-N acts as the SRCC Coaching Lead and is responsible to the SRCC Executive Committee for all SRCC sprint racing programs. The Development Coach role will be attractive to individuals who have strong organizational and interpersonal skills, are comfortable leading others, seek increasing levels of autonomy and responsibility, and possess an entrepreneurial spirit.   ROLE:    SRCC Development Coach TERM:   Full-Time – 40 hours/week for 16 weeks from May 7 to August 19. The successful candidate will work split shifts from Monday to Saturday and will work up to seven weekends at Prairie Division regattas. Most regattas will be staged outside of Saskatoon. EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE: Coaching Certifications: Respect in Sport, Ethical Decision Making, Canoe Kids, ELCC Experience: Three years of coaching experience with one year in a program leadership role. RESPONSIBILITIES & ACCOUNTABILITIES: Leading SRCC’s Community & School Outreach programs at the SRCC boathouse and in communities in close proximity to Saskatoon. (Primarily in May and June.) Leading the SRCC Introductory Learn-To Program team of instructors. Leading SRCC’s Competitive, Learn to Race and Novice racing programs in the daily training environment and...

Job Opportunity! Executive Director Canoe Kayak Saskatchewan

Executive Director Canoe Kayak Saskatchewan – Canoe Kayak Saskatchewan Post date: Mar. 16, 2018 Application Deadline: Apr. 6, 2018 Executive Director – Canoe Kayak Saskatchewan Position: Executive Director Reports to: Board of Directors, Canoe Kayak Saskatchewan Location: Saskatoon or Regina. Other major Saskatchewan center may be considered. Job type: Full Time Application Deadline: April 6, 2018 Scope of Position The Executive Director is responsible for managing all aspects of service and support within Canoe Kayak Saskatchewan including administration, aligning resources, and working effectively with delivery partners.   Core Competencies • Initiative – Proven ability to take initiative, Identifying and dealing with issues proactively, seizing opportunities; • Communication – Effective listening skills, proven oral and written communication presentation skills and fosters open communication, including the ability to develop and oversee the policy development; • Planning and Organizing – Superior organization skills, defining tasks and milestones to achieve objectives, ensuring the optimal use of resources; • Adaptability – Readily adapts and adjusts behavior to effectively and efficiently deal with new information, changing situations and environments; • Team Leadership – Ability to work with a minimum of supervision and advanced teamwork skills with the capacity to work collaboratively with others to achieve common goals and positive results; • Organizational and Environmental Awareness – Understands the workings, structure and culture of the organization as well as the political, social and economic issues.   Additional Competencies • Stewardship of Resources – Management skills necessary to effectively steward the organization’s resources, both human and financial, within the organization’s budget; • Creative Thinking – Demonstrates creative thinking, questions conventional approaches, explores alternatives and responds to challenges with innovative...