DIRECTOR, PARALYMPIC GAMES PERFORMANCE AND PATHWAY - Canadian Paralympic Committee
Post date: Mar. 20, 2017
Application Deadline: Mar. 31, 2017
Position Start Date: Apr. 3, 2017
The Director, Paralympic Games Performance and Pathway works closely with a staff team to enhance Paralympic Games performances and overall Paralympic pathway development and alignment through services, initiatives and collaborations with CPC Paralympic Summer and Winter Sport Members and key partners. Outcomes of this work are aligned and specific to the CPC Sport Strategy in the context of the CPC overall Strategy, which is focused on becoming a world-leading Paralympic nation by 2022.
The Director oversees the day-to-day operations, the CPC engagement and partnerships strategy with CPC Members (National Sport Organizations on the Paralympic Games Programs) and key performance partners such as Own the Podium, COPSIN, Coaching Association of Canada, etc. to ensure the Paralympic system is supported effectively and throughout each sport specific pathway.
The role oversees the planning for all programs and initiatives related to current and future Games’ sport servicing inclusive of Games’ preparation and planning initiatives and Games’ performance services for both Winter and Summer Paralympic Games and the Parapan American Games.
The role also oversees the provincial/territorial engagement strategies and overall sport pathway development and alignment, Next Gen strategies, and high-performance athlete development (inclusive of athlete ID, transfer and classification.) The Director works closely with the Director, Games Operations and Delivery for each of the Games’ cycles and is a part of the Sport Leadership Team. The Director works closely with all CPC departments to ensure strong work team integration and co-ordination.