RCA Employment Opportunity – Assistant Next Gen Vikes Coach

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Rowing Canada Aviron (RCA) is pleased to announce the NextGen assistant coaching opportunity available within our NextGen Hub location – The University of Victoria.  

The goal of the Next Generation (NextGen) Development Strategy for Rowing in Canada is to improve the quality and quantity of rowers tracking within the high performance athlete development pathway and develop rowers identified with having the potential to deliver Olympic and Paralympic podium performances.

The Assistant NextGen Vikes Coach will address the development of the technical, tactical, physical, lifestyle and emotional skills, required for rowers to achieve podium outcomes at the Olympic and Paralympic Games and/or success as a student-athlete at the University of Victoria.

The Assistant Next Gen Vikes Coach will work out of the UVIC NextGen HUB location. The yearly workplan detail will be developed in conjunction with the NextGen HUB Management Committee.

The Assistant NextGen Vikes Coach will have minimum RCA Coach Certification as recognized by RCA and the Coaching Association of Canada, and be actively pursuing Performance Coach qualifications.

The Assistant NextGen Vikes Coach shall comply with any and all RCA codes of conduct that relate to his/her activities.

Application Details

Application deadline: February 23, 2018 to kimbell@rowingcanada.org.
Please indicate in the subject line: Assistant NextGen Vikes Coach position

Job description
Assistant NextGen Vikes Coach

Financial support for these positions are provided by Sport Canada, Own the Podium, University of Victoria Vikes Athletics and the Canadian Olympic Committee.