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Thunder Searching For Assist Coach/GM

May 16th, 2019 @ 3:36 pm

The Drayton Valley Thunder is seeking a FULL TIME Assistant Coach/Assistant GM to start August 1st, 2019 and assist in leading the team for the 2019-2020 season.
The assistant coach’s responsibilities include assisting the Head Coach and GM in all duties involved in running a competitive junior hockey program in Drayton Valley, AB.
Key responsibilities include:
• on-site coaching in pre-season, regular season games, practices, and playoffs under the guidance of the Head Coach
• plan and prepare for games, including away games
• provide support and encouragement to athletes
• ensure safety and well-being of athletes
• serve as an effective role model
• effectively communication to Head Coach, staff, players, and team members
• assist with day-to-day operations of the program, where needed

Key attributes include:
• previous experience coaching and or/competing at the junior level is required
• strong attention to detail and a commitment to delivering
• must be organized, take initiative, and utilize strong time management skills
• a proven ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
• ability to travel for team practices, competition, and willingness to help with scouting, when available
• strong positive communication and interpersonal skills with all levels
• have an understanding and knowledge of video system and breakdown of opposition and individual players.

Please send cover letter and resume to eric.thurston@dvthunder.ca. Only potential applicants will be contacted by our Head Coach/GM.
Contact Details
Organization: Drayton Valley Junior Thunder Hockey Club
Contact: Head Coach/ GM Eric Thurston
Email: eric.thurston@dvthunder.ca.
Phone: 780-289-8393
Application Deadline:  June 15, 2019

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