Kanata GymnoSphere is Hiring Gymnastics Coaches!

Position Title: Recreational Director

Type of position: Full time (32-40 hours/week)

Place of employment: Kanata, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Company Address: 430 Hazeldean Road, Ottawa, Ontario, K2L 1T9

Immediate supervisor: Management Team

Start date: March 1, 2022 (possibility to start earlier if available)

Salary: to be determined based on qualifications + benefits

Vacancies: 1 position

Salary: $55,000 to $60,000/annually (depending on the qualification)

Benefits: Medical insurance, Vacation, Relocation (as applicable and  assessed).  Paid certifications,

Language: English


Kanata GymnoSphere is the most successful and large gymnastics facility in Kanata, Ottawa (17,000 sq. ft).

We offer an extensive Recreational and diverse (low to high level) Competitive Program.

For more information about our club, you may visit www.kanatagymnastics.ca



Skills Requirements

Minimum Education Secondary Studies

Minimum of 1-3 years of experience as a gymnastics coach

Motivated, engaged, enthusiastic, friendly, positive, team player, follows instructions.

Excellent capacity to plan for and manage a training group

Demonstrates the ability to successfully assist athletes in reaching goals

Plan and train both recreational and competitive gymnastics

Willingness and versatility in coaching all programs as required (tumbling, trampoline, competitive, recreational, kinder etc)

Works in collaboration with all coaching staff to develop athletes and ensure club success

First aid/CPR or willing to certify

Flexible work hours are required (Typical workweek includes afternoons, evenings, and weekend shifts)

Vulnerable sector check required

Police record required


Job Responsibilities:


Prepare financially efficient session schedules

Prepare and update rotation schedules

Find adequate substitutes, as needed

Prepare and implement quarterly employee performance evaluations

Review and approve timesheets

Review lesson plans

Recruit and retain customers

Take registrations as needed

Respond to customer inquiries

Update schedules in Amilia

Update staff availability charts

Mentor and monitor coaches

Recommend athletes for the Competitive Program

Assess athletes for Recreational programs

Organize and hold staff meetings

Work closely with the Owner to enhance the Recreational Program on all levels

Contribute to marketing of recreational activities

Review sub requests and update schedules with adequate staff

Contribute to create an overall financially successful Recreational Program




How to apply:

Please send your cover letter along with your resume by email to madalina@kanatagymnastics.ca

All applications will be kept confidential. Candidates will be reviewed based on experience, certification and requirements.

Candidates belonging to one of such groups are welcome to apply: Indigenous persons, vulnerable youth, newcomers, and persons with disabilities.

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