Competitive Head Coaching Applications

2018-2019 Season – Nepean Girls Hockey Association

The Nepean Girls Hockey Association (NGHA) is currently seeking applicants for Competitive Head Coaches for the 2018-19 season. The NGHA is seeking committed, passionate and hockey-focused coaches who will work in developing our players and representing our association with pride and professionalism.

The successful candidate will have the following certifications, accreditations, and experience:
Hockey Canada Development 1 coaching certification
Hockey Canada High Performance 1 (HP1) Certification (requirement for Bantam and Midget AA only)
Previous experience coaching hockey
Previous hockey coaching experience as a head coach of a competitive team is strongly recommended (for AA only)
Speak out or Respect in Sports
Valid Police Records Check

Areas of responsibility will include:
Be a part of the team selection process through tryouts
Select team coaching and administration staff
Produce a high level seasonal plan that includes tournament registrations, team building activities, a skills development plan, and team goals and objectives
Schedule, plan, and conduct appropriate practices to develop individual players and team over the season
Evaluate and make recommendations for player progressions
Attend all coaches meetings and team functions
Ability to meet goals of the competitive team as the season progressesAbility to establish a reliable and respected leadership presence
Proper communication with players, parents, coaching staff, and association/league representatives
Conduct yourself in a professional and appropriate manner

Interested candidates wishing to pursue head coaching opportunities are requested to apply through the NGHA website.

Applications should include:
Brief description of your coaching intentions/bio
Team(s) you are interested in coaching
Coaching resume (can be submitted as an attachment), please show how you meet the certifications, accreditations, and experience above, as well as complete coaching experience and any other details you deem relevant

Deadline for application submissions is January 5, 2018. Coach selection process will be completed by February 9, 2018

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