Expression of Interest

The Battleford’s U18 Female AAA Sharks are accepting applications from interested candidates in all Hockey Operations positions:

  • Head Coach
  • Assistant Coach
  • Video Coach
  • Physical Therapist
  • Equipment Manager
  • Manager
  • Game Day Operations

The successful candidates will share our mission to provide High-Performance Hockey Programming to young female student-athletes.

Roles and Duties include:

Coaching: practice planning, including day-to-day organization, communication, and instruction; game preparation including game day execution, scouting, video analysis, and organization of team travel

Recruiting: talent identification and evaluation, and correspondence
Student-athlete development: mentoring to include individual and team dynamics, team rules and conduct, leadership development, commitment to safety and well-being of student-athletes; academic monitoring of student-athletes

Public relations: occasional media and speaking engagements, contact with alumni and supporters, effective professional working relationships with student-athletes, staff, administration, alumni, and the general public, engagement with youth through camps/clinics and community service

Fundraising: develop community support for the program, engage in Organization events, and assist with fundraising activities including special events and camps/clinics

Required Qualifications (Head Coach)

  • Hockey Canada: Development 1 (with the ability to acquire High Performance 1)
  • Progressive coaching and/or playing experience
  • Evidence of strong interpersonal skills and effective communication orally and in writing
  • Evidence of a valid driver’s license, or ability to acquire a legal driver’s license or qualify for a reasonable accommodation
  • Commitment to the academic success of student-athletes
  • Evidence of ability to teach and work with persons from diverse backgrounds
  • The appointment is contingent upon the successful completion of a criminal background check.

Preferred Qualifications (Head Coach)

  • Hockey Canada: High Performance 1
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Demonstrated experience coaching with at least 5 years of progressive experience
  • Experience with, contacts for, and knowledge of post-secondary recruiting
  • Familiarity with recruiting and scouting software
  • Familiarity with strength and conditioning philosophy and applied techniques

Qualified candidates may send a Coaching Resume and a minimum of two (2) Letters of Recommendation to by no later than 23:59 hrs, 28-Feb-2023 to ac.skrahsaaasdrofelttab@rotcerid

Only candidates who are selected for an interview will be contacted.