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Job Posting for Head Coach


Whistler Nordic Ski Club is seeking a Head Coach who is highly motivated and has effective teamwork and collaborative skills and the vision to develop our youth and adult ski programs.

The Head Coach will lead programming for long term athlete development (LTAD) at all levels, with a priority placed on the Club’s Track Attack and Junior Racing programs. Supporting and following Nordiq Canada’s LTAD model, the head coach will provide on-snow and dryland training sessions for recreational and competitive athletes, year-round training programs where applicable, and ongoing feedback and communication with athletes and parents. The head coach will also support program growth, development and promotion; coach and instructor training; as well as masters training groups.

Whistler Nordic is a thriving club entering an exciting period of development and strategic planning. The Head Coach will play an important role in the continued development of the Club through collaboration with members, coaches, volunteers, staff, and board executives.

The Club is seeking a coach who:
● has vision and displays passion and enthusiasm for Nordic skiing;
● works collaboratively, demonstrates effective teamwork and has a growth mindset;
● consistently seeks knowledge and skill improvement, and shares knowledge and skills openly and clearly;
● is highly motivated and a great motivator;
● is technically skilled;
● is an effective communicator and a good listener;
● is organized and demonstrates integrity; and
● holds valid NCCP coaching certification (CCD-L2C preferred) and valid first aid certification.

The detailed job profile is available to download below. NCCP coaching certifications (CCD-L2C preferred) and valid first aid certification are required.

We thank all applicants for their interest. Only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

Whistler Nordics Ski Club