CANADIAN SPORT INSTITUTE
POWERING PERFORMANCE. INSPIRING EXCELLENCE.
VISION: Canadian Sport Institutes/Centres are key contributors to Canada's
world leading Olympic and Paralympic performances.
MISSION: To provide a world-class, multi-sport daily training environment
for athletes and coaches through expert leadership, services, and programs.
CANADIAN SPORT SCHOOL COACH INTERN
Canadian Sport Institute Pacific (CSI
Pacific) is seeking an enthusiastic and committed individuals to join our team
as a Canadian Sport School (CSS) Coach
Intern. The intern will be active in the daily training environment to
provide support to the CSS Coach by assisting with supervision of athlete
training, athlete testing, data collection, and other administrative duties
required for successful CSS program implementation. This opportunity will
provide the intern with an introduction to practical S&C fundamentals and
the chance to apply those skills in a practical, high performance environment.
The intern will receive mentorship for the CSS Coach and engage with staff
across multiple disciplines within the Institute.
The ideal candidate has an understanding of
the Long-Term Athlete Development (LTAD) model, is committed to learning
S&C best practices, and has a passion for high performance sport.
This is an internship opportunity spanning
the duration of the secondary school academic year commencing August, 2020 and
concluding June, 2021.
CORE COMPETENCIES: CSI PACIFIC
KEY DELIVERABLES AND SPECIFIC DUTIES:
to the CSS high performance daily training environment (DTE) by assisting with
delivery of technical program including, but not limited to, DTE
set-up/take-down, technical supervision, video recording, and equipment
with athlete testing, data collection, and data management.
scheduled meetings and mentoring sessions.
CSS Teacher with weekly performance seminar delivery.
delivery of various events including, but not limited to,
other tasks assigned by CSI Pacific as required.
QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor’s Degree (completed or in-progress) in human
Experience working in the Canadian sport system
or experience as a high performance athlete or coach.
Familiarity within a sport performance
NSCA-CSCS certification (or working toward
NCCP Coach Certification/Education, preferably
in Athletics, Olympic Weightlifting, or Gymnastics.
First Aid certification.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES:
Basic understanding of LTAD model and sport
Competency using full suite of Microsoft Office
products (Excel, Outlook, Word, etc.)
Familiarity with data management and database
Ability to manage and prioritize multiple tasks.
Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to
communicate with various types of clients.
Knowledge of modern communication channels and
how to best utilize each.
Strong organizational skills and attention to
Willingness to learn and adapt to change.
Passion for high performance sport.
WORK LOCATION: CSI Pacific Victoria
Campus @ PISE (4371 Interurban Road, Victoria BC).
COMPENSATION: An honorarium will
be provided following successful completion of internship.
We are looking for interns to commit to either
the morning cohort, afternoon cohort, or a blend of both depending upon
availability. The intern schedule will generally follow the weekly timetable
below with minimal variation:
at Monday Sport Performance Seminars are supplementary to DTE role and are not
necessarily mandatory for interns to attend.