Manager, Coach Education & Youth Development
The Ontario Basketball Association (OBA) seeks a dynamic manager to advance the level of basketball throughout Ontario. Reporting to the Director, Sports Development, The Manager, Coach Education, and Youth Development will be directly responsible for elevating the quality of coaching and playing skills through the planning, implementation, and evaluation of OBA’s Coaching Education and Youth Development programs.
Armed with a University or College degree in Sport Management or relevant equivalent and strong interpersonal and administrative skills, the successful candidate will work closely with diverse stakeholders in communities across the province to optimize the delivery of coaching development and youth development programs. Demonstrated communications skills, administrative skills, and interpersonal skills, preferably acquired in a sport-related environment, will be required to succeed in this multi-stakeholder role. An ability and willingness to work flexible hours including nights and weekends in a dynamic, service-oriented team environment are requisite.
Collaboration with both the Director Sports Development and the Director Business Operations will ensure effective program delivery within budgets.
Incorporated in 1977 and with a history dating back 80 years Ontario Basketball (OBA) is the governing body for basketball in the province and the largest member of Canada Basketball, the national governing body for basketball. OBA is a non-profit entity and receives financial support from the Ontario Ministry of Heritage, Sport, Tourism, and Culture Industries. Led by an Executive Director and Board of Directors who set the strategic direction of the organization, OBA is backed by an accomplished professional staff and
volunteer committees who carry out the day-to-day activities to meet OBA’s short and long-term goals and priorities in support of over 185 member clubs and nearly 50,000 players coaches and administrators.
The OBA develops programs to train, educate and advance all aspects pertaining to the growth of basketball within the province. The OBA is continually improving on management and administration initiatives, coaching techniques, player development and officiating while building clubs and encouraging high performance to ensure OBA remains a leader in the ever-changing basketball sports landscape on the local, provincial, national, and international levels.
To learn more about the Ontario Basketball Association, please visit www.basketball.on.ca.
Please submit your resume and cover letter in confidence by Dec 8th at 5:00pm to Greg Francis at email@example.com