Men’s National Teams – Call for Pool Coaches

An exciting opportunity exists to join Softball Canada in the role of Pool Coach with the Men’s, U18 and U23 Men’s National Team Programs. The Pool Coaches will work within the Men’s, U18 and U23 Men’s National Team program Head Coaches and the Manager – Operations in the pursuit of podium results at WBSC events for the 2024-2027 international cycle. Opportunities may include participation in training camps, selection camps and major events.

To be considered for the position, candidates should possess:

  • International/National/Elite softball playing or coaching experience;
  • Advanced technical knowledge in the areas of Hitting, Pitching, Infield and/or Outfield play;
  • Proficiency in the use of video analysis software applications would be an asset;
  • Strong Communication Skills;
  • The ability to work effectively in a “Team oriented environment”;
  • Available to travel for extended periods of time domestically and abroad;
  • Must possess a valid Canadian driver’s licence and passport;

Bilingualism (French and English) is an asset.

Coaches must be at the Competition – Development Certified level in Softball’s National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) or have the equivalent level of experience and/or are working towards obtaining their Certified status. Coaches must also complete the CAC Safe Sport Training.

Application Deadline: May 2, 2024

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

Candidates should forward their resumes by email to Softball Canada, attention MNT Pool Coach Selection Committee at Please indicate if you would like to be considered for the Men’s, U18 or U23 Pool Coach positions, or a combination of them. Pool coach positions are honoraria based and dependant on which events the coaches attend.

Softball Canada is committed to creating an inclusive and diverse work environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, ancestry, place of origin, colour, ethnic origin, creed, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, family status or disability.

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

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