RCA NextGen Hub Coach - Employment Opportunities

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Rowing Canada Aviron (RCA) is pleased to announce NextGen coaching opportunities are now available within our NextGen Hub Locations.   

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 NextGen Coach position will have two core objectives:
1- Providing the required resources and coaching support to elevate the quality and quantity of athletes within the NextGen HUB location;

2- Act in a regional technical management role centered around a targeted high performance athlete and coach group.

The NextGen Coach looks to address the development of the technical, tactical, physical, lifestyle and emotional skills, required for rowers to achieve podium outcomes for Canada at the Olympic and Paralympic Games.

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

Candidates will be required to submit a Criminal Record Check prior to confirmation of employment.

Application Details

Application deadline: November 30th, 2017 to kimbell@rowingcanada.org.
Start date: January 2nd, 2018

Job description

Western, UBC, Brock and Trent – one position at each available.
Financial support for this position is provided by Sport Canada, Own the Podium, and the Canadian Olympic Committee.

University of Victoria – 2 positions available – partnered in funding.
Financial support for these positions are provided by Sport Canada, Own the Podium, University of Victoria Vikes Athletics and the Canadian Olympic Committee.

Please indicate within your application which Hub you wish to be considered for - Western, UBC, Brock, Trent or University of Victoria.