Sport Development Coordinator - viaSport

Post date: Oct. 11, 2017

Application Deadline: Oct. 29, 2017

viaSport is a small non-profit organization whose purpose is to champion positive changes so that more British Columbians can thrive via sport and physical activity. We are looking for an organized, passionate and outcome-oriented professional to join the Sport Development team in the capacity of Sport Development Coordinator.

viaSport is the Provincial/Territorial Coaching Representative for the Coaching Association of Canada (CAC) and is responsible for delivery of the National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) in B.C. The Coordinator’s primary responsibilities will be to support all coach related initiatives. In addition this role will support other sport development initiatives including: Provincial Sport Organization (PSO) and Regional Alliance engagement as well as physical literacy and girls and women programming.

 Primary responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Communicate with coaches and sport organizations about NCCP courses
    • Respond to public inquiries regarding coaching
    • Support host organizations in implementing course delivery standards
    • Manage Homestudy program
    • Process NCCP events in the Coaching Association of Canada’s database, the Locker
    • Maintain accurate internal and publically accessible lists of multi-sport Coach Developers
  • Work with the Regional Alliance to ensure implementation and evaluation of targeted programming, including:
    • National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) multi-sport courses
    • National Coaches Week
    • Coach professional development
    • Girls and Women
    • Physical Literacy
  • Build off an existing framework for mentorship and determine ways to:
    • revise and strengthen coach mentorship opportunities
    • expand and build sustainability for physical literacy mentors 
  • Provide administrative support to the Sport Development team as required, including but not limited to:
    • Facility bookings, catering and materials
    • Evaluation of events and programs
    • Promotions and marketing coordination with Communication
    • Record keeping and minutes as required 

See the attached job posting for further details.

To apply please submit your resume and cover letter, including salary expectations to:

Application deadline: October 29, 2017

Type of Position: Full Time
Employment Type: Employee
Salary Range: 
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Contact Details

Contact Name: Heather Beatty
Location: Vancouver, BC
409 Granville St
Vancouver, BC V6H 1L9
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