2017 Women’s National Teams Program Pool Coaches
Softball Canada – An exciting opportunity exists to join Softball Canada in the role of 2017 Pool Coach in the Women’s National Team Program. The Pool Coaches will work closely with the Junior and Senior Head Coaches in the pursuit of podium results at Major International Competitions with the respective programs, while contributing to the physical, psychological and social development of each athlete. Opportunities include participation with the Junior and Elite Team programs (subject to funding applications) in selection camps and major events. Primary competition takes place from late May through August, with a possible off-season camp, and the program can allow for individual availability.
To be considered for the position, candidates should possess:
- One or more of the following:
- Minimum of Level 3 certification, or Competition–Development certification under the new National Coaching Certification Program
- Minimum of 5 years of coaching experience at NCAA Division I or II levels
- 5 years of experience as a national team player
- Advanced technical knowledge in the areas of Hitting, Pitching, Infield and/or Outfield play;
- Proficiency in the use of video analysis software applications would be an asset;
- Strong communication skills;
- The ability to work effectively in a “team oriented environment”;
- Available to travel for extended periods of time domestically and abroad;
Application Deadline: October 31, 2016. Please indicate your tentative availability for next summer. Candidates should indicate a preference of involvement with the Junior Team, Elite Team or both programs.
All applicants are subject to Softball Canada’s screening process, including a background check.
Candidates should forward their resumes by email to Alison Bradley, Manager – Women’s National Team at firstname.lastname@example.org.
*These positions are financially supported by Sport Canada. We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
Softball Canada is the national sport governing body for softball in Canada.
For more information, please contact:
Manager – Women’s National Teams