The National Team Development Centre Thunder Bay is seeking a High-Performance Coach for the 2021-2022 season. The high-performance coach will work in partnership with the NTDC Head Coach to plan, co-ordinate and monitor the training, race preparation and competition of NTDC Athletes.
Term: Commencing August 2021- through until April 30, 2022, with option for extension
These include but are not limited to the following:
Plan, coordinate and monitor the training, race preparation and competition of NTDC Athletes including ensuring long-term vision and periodization of training and racing to optimize athlete development and performance.
Collaborate with the NTDC Integrated Support Team and Head Coach to design, implement and monitor yearly training plans, optimal athlete preparations, including strength and conditioning, mental performance, health, nutrition, and competition plans.
Assist with the coordination of team travel logistics, monitoring team budget, expense tracking and associated reports. Assist with the coordination of NTDC fundraising events, social media posts and media releases. Assist athletes with their ski equipment and provide technical support at camps and competitions.
The ideal candidate will have experience leading teams of athletes, coaches and support staff at national level competitions, international experience is considered an asset.
Required Coaching Qualifications: Working towards Coaching Certification: Level 4 certified/CCD certified + CDAG trained, will also consider high performance athletes who have recently started their coaching certification training.
Leadership skills to develop and contribute to the development of a high-performance team and to build strong relationships and credibility with athletes, coaches and support staff.
Valid Class G Driver’s License
French-English bilingualism is an asset.
Please send a résumé, cover letter and references by July 6, 2021, to: