Assistant Coach

Opportunity Details

Responsibilities:

Ø  Assist athletes in acquiring sports skills

Ø  Evaluate mental and physical skill level for all athletes

Ø  Adapt training and teaching techniques for all athletes

Ø  Provide equal training and competition opportunities for all athletes

Ø  Have basic knowledge of first aid

Ø  Attend available coaching clinics in the sport

Ø  Keep abreast of new methods of teaching and training

Ø  Set a good example as a role model for athletes

Ø  Exhibit good sportsmanship

Ø  Work towards attaining such qualities as patience, conscientiousness, flexibility, discipline and organization

Ø  Encourage people with an intellectual disability to participate in Special Olympics programs

Ø  Report to the Head Coach

Ø  2 to 2.5 per week at Holy Trinity Catholic Secondary school from roughly 6pm to 8pm

Skills:

Ø  Energetic

Ø  Knowledge of sports and some experience working with Special Olympics athletes would be an asset

Ø  Good Sportsmanship

 

Qualifications:

Ø  Desire to work with people who have intellectual disabilities

Ø  Knowledge of sports and some experience working with Special Olympics athletes would be an asset

Ø  Must be 18 years of age or older

Tagged as: Sports