Position open until further notice - Posted May 10, 2019
Location: Vernon, BC
Silver Star Freestyle Club is building its coaching team for the 2019-20 ski season and beyond. The Club has a leadership opportunity open NOW! SS Freestyle seeks a Head Coach to help oversee planning and implementation for the following programs; performs lead coach duties for one of the groups; and manage the SD 22 Freestyle Snowsports Academy. These are the SS Freestyle performance programs:
The successful candidate in this position will help oversee planning and implementation of all these groups. The head coach will have the following attributes:
Preparedness - build a comprehensive plan for the season for their group;
Coaching leadership- relentlessly collaborate with other Can Free Team and Comp Snowboard stream coaches;
Experience – intuitive decision making and communication skills to help lead this segment of the club;
Preservation- foster an existing inclusive and passionate competitive culture;
Connection– this person will work closely and respectfully with his or her group of athletes and parents;
Drive – this person will work with a team of coaches and volunteers to maintain a fast pace and fun operations of SS Freestyle programs.
Above all this person has to have passion for the sport of freestyle and support all the genre’s of skiing and snowboarding offered by the SS Freestyle Club. The position is a seasonal full-time contract but can start as a part-time casual contract July 1, 2019 with seasonal full-time starting September 1, 2019.
This position reports to Wade Garrod the Silver Star Freestyle Club Program Director.