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Certified Coach


Posted: 2022-05-03 (open)

The Drayton Valley Skating Club is seeking a certified coach for the current winter skating season and beyond. The club programs include Canskate, Primary and STARSkate. Our focus is to provide a fun, safe learning environment to build passion, skills and love of skating! 

Our club is led by a parent volunteer executive and supported by both passionate skating coaches and a supportive community. We offer flexibility to balance your needs with the needs of the club and skaters. 



The successful candidate will:

  • Be a qualified NCCP Coach with a minimum CanSkate and preferred STARSkate
  • Ability to work in a team coach environment
  • Have a valid (current) First Aid certification
  • Be a Skate Canada registered coach in good standing
  • Provide a copy of your coach dashboard


Roles and Responsibilities

Ensure program delivery meets or exceeds Skate Canada standards and be able to adjust responsibilities and personal roles with other coaches and program assistants. 



The successful candidate will:

  • Work with both skaters and parents to maintain a positive learning environment
  • Create a deliver lesson plans and reporting for both individual and group development
  • Work with the club executive and other coaches to deliver a positive and fun learning environment


Time Commitment

  • The skating season begins in September and ends in mid-March. The spring skating program starts in mid-March for three weeks and is followed by a summer program, beginning in mid-August for three weeks.
  • Carnival is planned for February every year, and skating competitions plus assessment days vary throughout the season. 
  • Skating days run from Monday to Saturday. 


Skating Programs

In coordination with other coaches, CanSkate and STARSkate. 


Application Deadline

Posting will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.


Contact Information

Please send your resume or questions to