An exciting opportunity exists to join Softball Canada in the role of Pool Coach in the Junior Men’s National Team Program. The Pool Coaches will work closely with the Junior Men’s Head Coach in the pursuit of a podium result at the 2012 ISF Junior Men’s World Championship (scheduled for November 1-10, 2012 in Argentina) while contributing, through their engagement, to the physical, psychological and social development of each athlete.

To be considered for the position, candidates should possess:

•International/Elite softball playing or coaching experience;
•Advanced technical knowledge in the areas of Hitting, Pitching, Infield and/or Outfield play;
•Strong Communication Skills;
•The ability to work effectively in a “Team oriented environment”;
•Available to attend the 2012 World Championships and lead-up events/scouting assignments
•Must possess a valid passport;

Bilingualism (French and English) is an asset.

Certification at Level 3 (or higher) under the National Coaching Certification Program or the equivalent experience is required.

Application Deadline: November 4, 2011

All applicants are subject to Softball Canada’s screening process.

Candidates should forward their resumes by email:

Harvey Stevenson
Operations Manager – National Teams
223 Colonnade Rd, Suite 212
Ottawa, ON, Canada, K2E 7K3

*These positions are financially supported by Sport Canada. We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those candidates selected for a phone interview will be contacted.

Softball Canada is the national sport governing body for softball in Canada.