Job Notice: Assistant Coach - National Team Development Centre Thunder Bay

    March 20, 2017


    Assistant Coach
    National Team Development Centre – Thunder Bay
    Full-time, permanent

    The National Team Development Centre (NTDC) – Thunder Bay is one of Canada’s national sanctioned cross-country ski centres, operating as a development team within the framework of Cross Country Canada.

    The Assistant Coach will join our Head Coach in providing a world-class training environment and high-performance structure for 10-20 of Canada’s present and future World Cup athletes.  As one of two coaching staff, you will be an integral part of the success of the NTDC-TBAY program. 

    The successful applicant will have:

    • 3+ years coaching experience
    • Minimum NCCP training/certification Train2Train (CCD preferred) or equivalent training and experience
    • Strong technical knowledge and analysis of cross-country skiing
    • Demonstrated competence in race wax selection, application, and testing
    • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills
    • Excellent race support abilities
    • Ability to present and write effectively
    • Outstanding organization and time management
    • Sufficient personal ski technique and fitness
    • Computer competency (spreadsheets, word processing, database management, video transfer, web page maintenance)
    • Degree in kinesiology, physiology, coaching, or related field an asset
    • Ontario F-class drivers licence (or ability to obtain within first month)


    Application deadline: Monday April 3, 2017
    Anticipated start date: April 24, 2017 (negotiable)
    Salary commensurate with experience and education
    Comprehensive health benefits package provided
    Apply with a resume, cover letter, and reference contact information. 
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