HIRING: Bishop Strachan School Hiring Senior Track Team Coaches

The Bishop Strachan School is looking to hire Senior Track and Field Team Coaches, set to start on March 27, 2018.

The Track and Field Team Coaches will run tryouts, select the teams, coach two or three practices per week and participate in approximately five meets. The team will need to qualify for the Regional Championship and OFSAA. The practice times will vary from 7:00 to 8:15 am or after school from 3:30 to 5:00 pm.

Interested applicants should forward cover letter and resume to Human Resources at The Bishop Strachan School by email to careers@bss.on.ca indicating coaching position in the subject line by Wednesday, March 7, 2018.

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Job Opening: Assistant Coach, Track and Field, UTTC

The University of Toronto Track and Field Club (UTTC) seeks a highly motivated and experienced full time assistant coach (Sprints/Hurdles) who is committed to elevating the Junior Development (JD) and Elite program within the University of Toronto Track Club to be one of the preeminent power speed programs in Canada. The successful candidate will be a proven leader, motivator and coach, committed to the development of our student athletes both on the track and in the classroom. A demonstrated ability to work with an inspired coaching staff team is essential to the success of the program, as they will support the head coach in advancing our vision of a high performance track and field program that is recognized provincially, nationally and internationally. Committed to an athlete centered philosophy and a vision driven by excellence, the sprint/hurdle coach will recruit, train and mentor Junior Development student athletes within the context of an internationally recognized Track and Field Program and research and teaching university. The coach will be supported by the high performance mandate of the University of Toronto Track and Field program.

Send your resume and three references to melissa.krist@utoronto.ca, Manager Intercollegiate Sport, no later than February 23rd 2018. Interviews are scheduled for the week of February 26th 2018. This is a three year full‐time contract. Salary will be commensurate with experience and education. Only those offered an interview will be contacted. A valid criminal police check will be required upon hire.

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Athletics Manitoba HIRING: Executive Director

Athletics Manitoba is seeking a new Executive Director. This position is multi-faceted and will focus on building capacity and effectively delivering programs throughout the province.

Athletics Manitoba is a provincial sport organization that promotes performance excellence, the long-term development of Athletics in Manitoba, and sport for life. We are a volunteer-driven, Athletics-focused, not-for-profit organization that operates under the umbrella of Sport Manitoba. Athletics Manitoba programs are supported and delivered in all seven regions of Manitoba.

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Conflict of Interest
The Athletics Manitoba Executive Director Selection Committee invites all interested and qualified candidates to apply. However, should the successful candidate be a coach of athletes who are receiving or eligible for funding or hold a senior leadership position within a track club, those conflicts will require resolution before the successful candidate can officially begin in their role as Athletics Manitoba Executive Director.

Salary Range: $55,000 – $60,000

Submission of Applications The deadline for applications is January 15, 2018; 4:30 pm CST. Interested candidates are asked to forward a resume and cover letter detailing their suitability for the position to Grant Mitchell, President, Athletics Manitoba.

Applications will be accepted by email: info@grantmitchelladr.com, or mail:
Athletics Manitoba ED Search
Athletics Manitoba
145 Pacific Ave, Winnipeg, MB
R3B 2Z6


Athletics Canada Hiring Para Performance Lead

Athletics Canada’s High Performance Department is seeking to recruit for the new position of Para Performance Lead.

The Para Performance Lead (PPL) is an important senior role, the successful candidate will lead the Athletics Canada’s High Performance Para program based on our High Performance Plan.  The PPL’s primary aim will be more Canadians winning IPC World Championships and Paralympic Games medals.

If you are interested in applying for this role please see the postings on Athletics Canada’s web site:

ENG: http://athletics.ca/federation/employment/#sthash.kcLDmqCQ.muEFy8QS.dpbs

FR: http://athletics.ca/fr/la-federation/emplois/#sthash.GNaLDaHv.dpbs

Feel free to pass these links on to anyone who you think may be interested.

Note the closing date for applications is January 12, 2018.


Speed River TFC is HIRING – Full-time Endurance Coach

Job Posting: Endurance Coach, Full-Time

Reports to: Board of Directors, SRTFC/Intercollegiate Office, University of Guelph

Location: Guelph, Ontario

Application Deadline: January 26, 2018

Job Description
The Speed River Endurance Coach will play a significant role in the growth and operation of both the club and the University of Guelph Gryphons varsity endurance program, encompassing senior age athletes from 800m to marathon at the collegiate to international level of ability. The coach will work in close collaboration in support of the Head Coach, with direct oversight of a significant pool of athletes. This is a senior position and the successful candidate will be a strong-willed and independent thinker with a clear vision, who operates smoothly within a highly functional team which includes full time management, medical/para-medical support, facility access, and strong institutional and club backing.

About Speed River TFC Ltd

Speed River is one of Canada’s premiere athletics clubs, with over 30 national team athletes and over 200 members. In addition to an emphasis on elite athletics, Speed River is a community leader in youth sport, event hosting, and program building. The club is driven by a creative and harmonious staff of professional coaches, medical and paramedical practitioners and scientists, with a high value placed on creativity and team-ship.

To Apply:

You can find more information about the job and how to apply here.


JOB POSTING: U of T Coaching Opportunity

University of Toronto – Track and Field Programs

We’re seeking bright and energetic coaches who wish to be a part of the University of Toronto Track and Field family. Our club has 500 athletes, across every event group and ranges in age from 13 to 85.


  • We are seeking coaches with a range of previous experience, please include all details in your coaching resume
  • NCCP trained coaches are preferred but not required initially if you can demonstrate commensurate experience and a willingness to enter coach training going forward
  • Will need an up to date Standard First Aid and CPR and a Valid Police Background check once hired


This is a volunteer position, with coach education supported and an invaluable opportunity to learn and grow in a positive, supportive environment.

Application Process

Please email your coaching resume with a cover letter to, University of Toronto Bob Westman: Bob.westman@utoronto.ca


JOB POSTING – Alternate Commissioner for Athletics Canada

Position: Alternate Commissioner

Term: January 2018 to December 2019, renewable

The Commissioner’s Office of Athletics Canada has been in place since 2015, acting as an independent decision-maker in four areas affecting athletes – carding, selection, eligibility and discipline. In addition, the Commissioner’s Office hears complaints pursuant to the Athletics Canada Code of Conduct and Ethics. Justice Hugh Fraser is the Acting Commissioner.

Athletics Canada seeks an Alternate Commissioner to serve a two-year renewable term from January 2018 through December 2019.

The Alternate Commissioner will participate fully in the discussion and deliberations regarding the Commissioner’s Office. The Alternate may be asked to support or replace the Acting Commissioner when there is a complex case, a conflict of interest exists, her/his primary language is better suited to the case, multiple cases are under review at the same time, or if the Acting Commissioner is unavailable.

For the full job description, click here: English / French.


JOB POSTING – Run, Jump, Throw Instructor – Seneca Community Recreation

Instructor Position – Track and Field

Reporting to the Seneca Community Recreation Coordinator, the instructor will be responsible for instructing and engaging children in a recreational sports setting.

More specifically:
• Delivering a detailed sport program that will teach specialized skills in the following program areas:
– Track and Field Program – ages 6-12 years, 11 weeks total (September – December 2017)
• Developing detailed daily program plans to ensure that children learn new skills and develop self-confidence in an educational, fun and supportive environment
• Active involvement in the operation and delivery of daily program
• Supervising children under the guidance of the Program Coordinator
• Participation in staff training.
• Customer service, responding to parent questions and concerns-ensuring participant/customer satisfaction

• Experience working with children 6 – 12 years of age as well has a strong knowledge in the program area.
• Must have (or be willing to obtain) NCCP Foundations Introduction Course (Run, Jump, Throw, Athletics Ontario)
• Must have experience in their chosen field/area (eg. Track and Field participant)
• Standard First Aid and CPR
• High Five – Principles of Healthy Child Development (not mandatory, but preferred)
• Valid Police Check – Vulnerable Sector Search

Compensation: $12.25 per hour – 2.5 hrs per week (September – December 2017)

Please forward a cover letter and resume to:

Seneca Community Recreation
Kim Beno – Sports Program Coordinator
1750 Finch Ave East
Toronto, Ontario
M2J 2X5

Fax: 416-491-5446
Phone: 416-491-5050 ext 22305
E-mail: kimberlie.beno@senecacollege.ca

Deadline for application is Friday September 1st, 2017
Program start date is Thursday September 14th, 2017




Position: Athletics Program Coordinator.
Organization: Hamilton Accessible Sports Council.
Location: Hamilton.
Term: Part-Time (12 month temporary contract) flexible schedule. Commencing: September 1, 2017.
Application Deadline: August 15, 2017.
Salary: $7,500 plus expenses.

Program Overview

The Hamilton Accessible Sports Council is dedicated to the development and promotion of accessible sport opportunities for residents within the City of Hamilton and recently received an Ontario Trillium Foundation Grant to test a newly proposed integrated community program model for Athletics.


Oversee the development and implementation of an integrated community program model for Athletics including PARA Athletics program. A end public events and planning meetings with various community stakeholder groups including resource management of volunteer personnel, recruitment, training, equipment, facilities and report writing.

Experience and Qualifications

Post-secondary studies in sport science or kinesiology, program development experience, NCCP Coaching Certification and interest in working with PARA Athletics would be an asset. Ability to work independently and communicate effectively orally and through written reports.

Additional Information

For additional information or to request a detailed Job Description please contact Kevin Gonci at kgonci4@gmail.com or call (905) 317-9381.

Application Process

Submit cover letter, resume and three personal references by email to mcarthurd@hhsc.ca. We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.


Employment Opportunities

Now Hiring

Make a difference with Athletics Ontario! Athletics Ontario AO is an athlete-centered club and community-based volunteer-driven organization committed to athlete development.

Our key goals are to promote and encourage participation from the grass roots level through to the very highest level of proficiency; to assist coaches, officials and club executives in fulfilling their goals; and to establish an authority, which can voice the concerns and desires of members to the appropriate bodies.

Volunteer Role

  • Posted: ongoing
  • Applications due by: ongoing
  • Opportunity: Volunteers are the backbone of our sport, and there are many diverse opportunities, which are useful for skill development, networking and offer a fun environment to meet new people who share active values. Volunteering with Ontario can be fun, rewarding, and challenging. To find out more about these opportunities, including role descriptions, requirements, and event dates and locations, visit the ‘Volunteer page’ on our website HERE


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