Coaching Jobs

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British Columbia/Yukon

The Nelson Skating Club is committed to providing high quality programming in Nelson BC. The Club is looking to hire a Primary StarSkate Certified Coach. Club programming ranges from CanSkate to StarSkate and Adult Learn to Skate with additional programming possible. This position involves some administrative work so working knowledge of Uplifter is an asset. Qualified applicants should describe their passion for the sport and the contributions they can make towards a fun, safe environment for skaters of all abilities.


  1. NCCP Level 1 or higher
  2. CanSkate and Primary STARSkate Certified
  3. Familiar with the new Star 1-5 test program

The candidate must share the team teaching philosophy and be able to share skaters’s development and teaching with the other coaches.

Full position description:

Please Direct resumes and questions to:
Krista Brackett
President, Nelson Skating Club
[email protected]

Kimberley Skating Club

Job description:

The Kimberley Skating Club is looking for a qualified and experienced Head Coach for the 2020/2021 skating season. Our Club offers approximately 14 hours of ice per week from September to early April. The Kimberley Skating Club serves approximately 50-60 skaters through a variety of programs including Off Ice classes, PreCanskate, CanSkate, PreStar, and Star levels. Skaters have the opportunity to attend 3 or more competitions each year, as well as test days. Our club also presents a spectacular year end Ice Show that includes all skaters and a host of amazing parent volunteers. We are seeking an experienced, organized, compassionate, highly motivated professional with a passion for skating who demonstrates strong interpersonal skills and an ability to work with a wide age range of skaters. The successful candidate will also have successful experience working with parents, fellow coaches and a supportive club executive.

The interested Candidate should be a registered Skate Canada Coach. Available to teach strong fundamentals to beginning and developing skaters as well as learn to skate to our CanSkaters. The Candidate should be familiar with the new Star 1 – 5 test program, or willing to learn and implement in their teaching with our club programs.

Skills and attributes required are:

– NCCP Level 1 or higher
– CanSkate Certified & STARSkate Certified
– In Good Standing
– Positive Role Model/Team player
– Excellent communication skills
– Able to teach all levels of dance and skills up to Gold level
– Offer group and private lessons.
– Demonstrated ability to work well with all parents, skaters, Board members and other coaches
-administrative duties as agreed upon

Why Kimberley and the Kimberley Skating Club?

Kimberley, BC is one the most beautiful cities in Canada. It is home to the world famous Kimberley Alpine Resort and legendary mountain biking trails. We are surrounded by pristine mountain lakes and rivers and are in the heart of the Kootenay Golden Golf Horseshoe with more than 20 readily accessible championship courses. The Canadian Rockies International Airport is a mere 20 minute drive from our beautiful city allowing for easy access to the rest of the world. Our climate is mild in the winter months and moderate in Spring, Summer and Fall allowing for unparalleled outdoor experiences. Our schools offer high quality educational experiences and the first class Regional Hospital is only minutes away. Fine dining and boutique shopping abound. Kimberley is truly the jewel of the Kootenays!

Please forward resume with references in confidence to:

Christina Chalifour
Kimberley Skating Club
[email protected]


***Head Coach Position***

Located in the beautiful East Kootenays, the Cranbrook Skating Club is looking for a positive, energetic coach who is willing to work as a team to support our growing club! Our programs include KinderSkate, Canskate, RisingStars, Junior and Senior Starskate as well as off ice training.

Some modifications at this time due to the currentCovid-19 Pandemic.


-ability to work in a team coaching environment -strong communication skills with board members and other club coaches -able to work as a leader -attend board meetings monthly -must be in good standing with Skate Canada -minimum of Level 1 with preference given to Level 2 certified or higher -preference given to candidates with full availability -must be available for 3:30pm start times -CANPOWER certification is an asset -availability for Summer coaching is an asset -able to attend four competitions and willingness to attend seminars assist with Carnival planning and choreography

Candidates are encouraged to contact our club at [email protected]


The Clive Figure Skating Club is seeking a Coach for 2020/2021 with opportunity for longer term.  The selected candidate will have opportunities in all figure skating disciplines; CanSkate to StarSkate.  Our club can be flexible to suit coaching needs.

Require Level 1 Certified, previous coaching experience an asset.

Please contact Tegan Thornhill via email at [email protected] to apply.

The Grande Prairie Skating Club is seeking a Canskate certified or higher skating coach for the 2020/2021 season.

Successful candidate must:

– be Skate Canada Registered in good standing
– have valid first aid/CPR
– have good communication skills
– be able to work in a team environment

For further information or to submit a resume and cover letter, please email [email protected].

Hinton Figure Skating Club

Accepting Applications for Coaches for the 2020-2021 Season

The Hinton Figure Skating Club is seeking new Coaches. Our club provides Pre- Canskate, Canskate and STARskate programs. With about 80 members, our club strives to provide a fun and caring environment for our members to learn and improve their skating skills.

The successful candidates will:

  • Be or be willing to become Canskate and/ or primary STARskate certified.
  • Have a Police Clearance check, including vulnerable sector check.
  • Hold or be willing to obtain a First Aid Certificate
  • Have completed or be willing to complete the Making Ethical Decisions online module.

Time commitment:

Programs are offered Mid-September to Mid-March. Weekend commitment is dependent on Test Days and Competition Days. Currently we are seeking coaches willing to commit between 1-2 days a week of coaching, with availability between 3:30pm-6:30pm. There is some flexibility on commitment level.

Please send resume to

[email protected]

If you have any questions, please contact Carla at (780) 865-6407

The Drumheller Skating Club is looking for a Canskate coach for the 2020-2021 season.  CanSkate runs Wednesday’s starting beginning of October till Mid-March.  We end our season with a year-end Carnival.

We are seeking an organized, enthusiastic person who can effectively communicate with skaters ages 3-15, program assistants, parents and the club executive.

Requirements for the successful candidate are:

  • Able to provide a copy of your coaching dashboard, which includes:
  • NCCP Level 1/CanSkate Trained or higher.
  • Be a Skate Canada registered coach in good standing
  • Current first aid with CPR-C
  • Current criminal record check including vulnerable sectors
  • Skate Canada Code of Ethics and Respect in Sports Modules

Please contact Brett Rogers  [email protected]

Vegreville Skating Club

Coach Wanted Advertisement


About Us:

The Vegreville Skating Club is seeking a certified skating coach to join our current team and work with our CanSkate, introductory STARskate (STARgroup) and STARSkate Programs for the 2020-2021 season. We are a modest club with approximately 50 skaters.  Vegreville is approximately one hour east of Edmonton on Highway 16.
Requirements: The successful candidate will:


·        Be a registered NCCP CanSkate Coach, with NCCP In-Training Regional STARSkate coach status

·        Able to lead effective warm-ups, group activities, and cool downs

·        Proficient at drawing circuits and coaching CanSkate, STARgroup and STARskate programs including private lessons

·        Familiar with CanSkate and STAR 1-7 assessment techniques

·        Be a Skate Canada registered coach in good standing

·        Provide a copy of your coach dashboard

Roles & Responsibilities: Looking for a Canskate,  STARgroup & STARskate coach, willing to run our Canskate and StarGroup programs Monday and Friday evenings from 4:30-6:30 and STARSkate private lessons Monday and Friday evenings from 6:30-7:30 with possible Sundays 5:15-7:00 (to be determined).
Skills: The successful candidate will:

·        Work in a team environment and collaborate with executive, program assistants & parents

·        Provide skaters in the CanSkate and STARGROUP programs with group lessons.

·        Provide STARskaters private lessons

·        Work with a volunteer board in the planning and implementing of club events including the annual Spring carnival

·        Be up to date with Skate Canada rules and rule amendments

·        Abide by the Skate Canada Coaches Code of Ethics

·       Be able to organize and implement a fun, safe and motivating environment

Time Commitment: October 2020 – March 2021, Mondays and Fridays, 4:30-7:30pm, possible Sundays 5:15-7:00
Skating Programs: CanSkate, STARGroup, STARSkate
Application Deadline: Until position is filled
Contact Information Please send your resume to:
[email protected]
If you have any questions, please contact Wendi at 780-208-1586

The Cremona Skating Club is currently seeking a CanSkate/StarSkate coach for 2020/21 season. The season runs from October to March. We currently have ice times on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 3:30 pm to 6:30 pm


  • Minimum NCCP Level 1 certified or higher
  • Active member of Skate Canada and in good standing
  • Current first aid with CPR-C
  • Current criminal record check including vulnerable sectors
  • Skate Canada Code of Ethics and Respect in Sports Modules
  • Previous coaching experience an asset

If you are interested in this position, please send your resume with references to Cremona Skating Club @ [email protected]


Skate Humboldt is seeking a Regional In-Training or Certified skating coach to join our coaching team. We offer CanSkate and STARSkate programs from mid-October to early April. We skate Mondays from 3:45 to 8:30 and Fridays from 3:45 to 6:30, however, we may be able to accommodate flexible commitment levels on a case-by-case basis.

Please send resume or questions to [email protected].


Killarney Figure Skating Club is currently looking for a dedicated, enthusiastic individual to fill a coaching position for our Starskate program.

Our club in located in Killarney Manitoba, a small community in southwest Manitoba and currently has around 70 members.

Job description, but not limited to

  • Instruct athletes in the Starskate program
  • Assess star levels
  • Help athletes to prepare for competitive events, tests, and seminars.
  • choreograph routines for skaters along with end of year ice show
  • Follow Skate Canada code of ethics
  • Be willing to work in a team environment

Time Requirements

  • Season runs from late Sept. to Mid March
  • Mondays and Wednesdays from 5:00pm – 8:00pm. These times are subject to change based on ice availability and coach availability.


  • Be a registered Skate Canada Professional coach in good standing
  • Minimum Regional coach (Primary Starskate/Level 1) certified
  • Star level assessment certification

We welcome all applicants to submit their resume to [email protected] or contact Melissa @ 204 523-4024 for more information.


Experienced Synchro Coach – Skate Oakville/EDGE

Skate Oakville’s synchronized skating program EDGE is looking for an experienced coach to join our team of Synchronized Skating coaches. The successful candidate must have previous experience and a passion for the sport of synchro. We are looking for an enthusiastic and reliable coach who can join our team and collaborate to create a positive training environment through their dedication to their team and the synchro program.


  • Skate Canada Registered coach in good standing
  • Regional Level coach or higher
  • Synchro Experience
  • Excellent communication and organization skills

To Apply: If you are interested in this position or for further information, please send your cover letter and resume to:

Joni McPhail – Executive Director
Skate Oakville/EDGE
[email protected]

Applications must be received by March 13, 2020

The Schreiber – Terrace Bay FSC is currently seeking a club coach for the 2020-21 season.  Our Club is young and energetic and looking forward to growing with a new coach.

Candidates must be a CanSkate Certified coach or higher and registered in good standing with Skate Canada.  If possible, candidates should be StarSkate Certified or working towards certification to support our StarSkate group. We have a large number of registered skaters in our CanSkate program, in addition to a small but dedicated and highly talented group of StarSkaters.

The Club provides programming from October to April.  This includes approximately 12 – 15 hours of ice time per week, dependent on arena schedules and registration.

For more information about our Club,  follow us and like us on Facebook

Schreiber, Terrace Bay, and the surrounding area are fantastic communities for anyone looking to relocate or for someone already living here but looking for a new opportunity.  For more information about our communities, please visit and

Qualified applicants should send cover letter and resumes to:

Schreiber-Terrace Bay Figure Skating Club
c/o Lindsay Costa
P.O. Box 337,
Schreiber, ON P0T 2S0
[email protected]
no later than August 14, 2020

MacTier Skating Club is looking to hire an interim coach for 4-6 weeks beginning Wed Sept 9th. Our small club has a yearly average of 25 skaters, in these programs; CanSkate, PowerSkate and StarSkate. Our club offers lessons on Wednesday’s and Friday’s, from 3:30-8 pm at MacTier memorial arena, located at 9 Haig Street, MacTier, Ontario.

Interested coaches can email their information/resume to [email protected]. We hope to receive an email from interested coaches by the end of this week.


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New Brunswick

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Nova Scotia

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Prince Edward Island

Sherwood Parkdale Skating Club is looking to add two-three enthusiastic Canskate Coaches to our Coaching Team for the 2020-2021 Season. Future candidates taking the NCCP Canskate Course in the spring/summer of 2020 may apply conditionally and will be considered based on requirements met by start of season.

Our club offers seven Canskate Sessions and competitive wages. Regional/Provincial/National Coaches may apply for consideration. Our growing club skates out of Cody Banks Arena in Charlottetown with a Community Program in Crapaud.

Our season begins in September with a Fall Program. Our Winter Season runs from October through March. We have a full spectrum of programs including Canskate, Starskate (Jumpstart, Juniors, Seniors), Adults, Sledge Canskate, CanPOWER Skate & Synchronized Skating. Competitive Skating is encouraged and works within the framework of our Starskate Programs. The successful candidate(s) will meet the following requirements:

  • Registered Professional Coach in good standing (with Skate Canada)
  • Meets National Coaching Certification requirements with a minimum Canskate in-training Status
  • Willingness to work with other coaches, parents, volunteers and executive
  • Good communication skills and pays attention to detail
  • Be interested in continuing education in coaching

For inquiries or to forward your resume please contact Chanda Bissett at [email protected]


The Polaris Figure Skating Club is located in Labrador City, NL. Nestled in beautiful scenic Labrador, we are Newfoundland & Labrador’s best kept secret. With all the amenities of city life, we are at nature’s doorstep. We are seeking another permanent coach who is outgoing, with a love of teaching, to join us beginning in the 2020/2021 season. We promote an encouraging and supportive atmosphere for all our 110 skaters ranging from the PreCanSkate to Gold-level STARSkate levels.

We begin our season (20 hours a week on ice) in October and run until April. During which we host a test day, attend 3-4 competitions a year (all-expense paid trips for our coaching staff), and we close out the season with an ice show which is bigger and better every year and a local favourite in our community.

Our ideal candidate is a registered Skate Canada Professional Coach in good standing, can offer instruction to our PreCanSkate & CanSkate programs, assess the STAR 1-5 test program, and offer both group and private lessons with a positive, upbeat attitude.

We are also offering an exciting opportunity for our successful candidate to develop an off-ice program (in accordance with Skate Canada guidelines). Our club will provide the rental space!

If you think your passion for skating and strong communication skills make you a great fit for our team, we offer a competitive wage, lots of great opportunities and other incentives we would love to discuss with you. We can be reached at [email protected]

Coach Seeking Club

National Trained Coach (former NCCP Level 3), with Special Olympics Coaching Certificate. Experienced in CanSkate, Star 1-5, coaching Gold tests in all disciplines, along with experience in Off Ice Training, Synchro, Adults  and Ice Shows. I am organized, enthusiastic and passionate about coaching skating.

Willing to relocate anywhere in Canada.

Please contact: [email protected]

National Coach in Training with 22 years’ experience.

Are you looking for ‘just the right coach’? Well, I’m looking for ‘just the right club’, so maybe we should talk!

Ideally, I’d like to bring my talents and enthusiasm to a club that is within an hour’s drive of Barrie, which also fosters professional growth, while allowing me to grow my skater base.

I’m looking for the 2020/21 season, or to get a jump on when it’s truly safe to go back on the ice.

I specialize in free-skate, skills and dance, am a certified Star 1 to Gold assessor and have experience in ice shows, competition, tests, choreography, talent spotting and synchro. In good standing with Skate Canada, current BackCheck, Respect in Sport, Code of Ethics,  First Aid and more!

For more information, please contact Christine at [email protected]