Job Posting: Vancouver Thunderbirds Call for Coaches

Hockey Coach

The Vancouver Thunderbird Minor Hockey Association is looking for qualified minor hockey coaches to fill coaching positions for all streams of the Association – Rep, Recreational and Initiation – for the upcoming 2017/18 Hockey Season.  Vancouver Thunderbirds, which is based on the west side of Vancouver, is one of the largest minor hockey associations in BC and is committed to supporting and developing our coaches.

For more information or to apply, please email coachingapplications@vancouvertbirds.ca prior to May 5, 2017The application may also be accessed at:  http://bit.ly/2p1GyIm.

Key Responsibilities

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Involvement in player evaluation and selection.
  • Implementing seasonal progression plans.
  • Planning and conducting practices and any extracurricular skill development.
  • Planning and implementing pregame player preparation and communication.
  • Supervising players and ensuring compliance with Team/Association rules during all team events.

Mandatory Qualifications

  • Strong hockey background.
  • Respect in Sport Certification.
  • Criminal Record Check.
  • Required Coaching Certifications.

The Coaches Site is an online resource for coaches and producers of the @TeamSnap Hockey Coaches Conference.

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