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Head CoachPosition

Join our amazing Club and see what the Bulkley Valley and Town of Smithers has to offer

The Smithers Figure Skating Club (SFSC) is a non-profit, volunteer-run sports club with over 100 members. Located in the beautiful Bulkley Valley the Smithers Figure Skating Club is looking for a positive, energetic coach to run our entire skating programs for the 2021/2022 season and beyond.  We have an ambitious group of talented, positive skaters. A great opportunity to take these skaters to the next level with a comprehensive training plan under your direction.  

Requirements:  The successful candidate will:

  • 2-3 years coaching experience 

  • NCCP Level 1 (Regional Coach)

Main Duties Include

• Provide leadership, supervision and coordination for programs and coaching staff
• Plan, Develop and implement training schedules and programs
• Implement training tactics and practice sessions
• Coaching on all levels from Canskate to Gold Level including off-ice training

• Offer group, semi-private and private lessons
• Strategize development training for athletes and coaches
• Act as primary liaison for the Board of Directors
• Carry out Club management & administrative duties 



Salary: $25/hour based on 30-35 hours

Job Type: Full-Time, Permanent
Language: English required
Start Date of Employment: ASAP
Minimum Education: N/A
Positions Available: 1
NOC Group: 5252
Job Location (s): Address: Box 2147, Smithers BC V0J 2N0
Work Location: Smithers Civic Centre Arena – 4204 Third Avenue, Smithers BC
Job Description:


The Smithers Figure Skating Club (SFSC) is a non-profit, volunteer-run sports club. We offer several programs for all ages and levels of skating. The club is currently seeking a Head Coach for the 2022 season and beyond. This position is responsible for overseeing the operations of all Skating Club


Apply to 

Attention: Carrie Collingwood, SFSC President

Box 2147 Smithers,BC V0J 2N0

We welcome applications from everyone irrespective of gender and ethnic group but, as members of ethnic minority groups such as aboriginals, youth and new immigrants are currently under-represented at this level of post, we would encourage applications from members of these groups.



The Bulkley Valley is a prime location and backdrop for any outdoor enthusiast.  Excellent nordic and downhill skiing, hiking, canoeing, kayaking, fishing and so much more.  Smithers has a strong arts and music community.  It is also a very safe place to raise a family and for children to participate in many different sports and hobbies.   Our downtown core boasts a boutique atmosphere with many unique local shops, and a variety of excellent restaurants and local breweries. Smithers has two sheets of ice, a swimming pool, and excellent schools.