The Bethel Outing Club in Bethel, Maine, is looking for a part-time community nordic coach. Responsibilities include leading Bill Koch youth programs, coordinating and supporting activities and events with nordic teams and programs at local schools, communicating with local community about youth & adult nordic & other athletic events and trainings, instructing technique and waxing clinics.
Qualifications: Strong Nordic skiing background, Nordic coaching experience (especially with youth), strong leadership and communication skills, organized, proactive, visionary.
Duties: Winter 2014-2015
- Bill Koch- pre-season trainings, run/coordinate Sunday trainings, possibly with parent help, Middle school racer help with younger kids, provide training help at their level too
- Lead Bill Koch Festival contingent, waxing, tent, etc.
- Recruitment (Bill Koch programs, Elementary school kids for Middle School nordic program, parents, new BOC families, etc.)
- Coordinate support for various ski programs at all area schools, including break weeks
- Coordinate end of season events for after school programs- relay races, on snow celebration
- Run/coordinate clinics for Elementary/Middle/High School coaches, Bill Koch parents-technique, roller ski, waxing, etc.
- Communicating with Club about Youth AND Adult activities, promoting past and future events
- Communication Clearinghouse/Liaison for schedules of healthy non-competitive activities for Youth and Adults
- Coordinate kids events at BOC Flying Moose race
- Coordinate activities, events with neighboring town Nordic program
- Tracking of participants in Nordic programs
- Compose an end of season report and a recommended timeline for summer and fall programming priorities, monthly meeting schedule
If interested, email cover letter and resume to Norm Greenberg at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 207-357-9239.
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