Join the team as a Coach and be part of Cricket Development in Ontario


The Cricket Ontario is recruiting for an enthusiastic volunteer Coaches ((with small Honorarium) for the various Cricket Development strategic initiatives. As a member of the Cricket Ontario Coaching team. You will play an active role in the development, growth and successful operation of the cricket development program in Ontario which targets all levels of cricket for the promotion and participation of the sport in Ontario.

Position Coach (Women camp)
Position is open to residence of Ontario living within 125 KM of Toronto International Airport.

Posting Date February 18, 2019
Closing Date February 25, 2019 – 6 PM
Reporting to: Women Program Development Coordinator and working under the Guidance o Ontario Coach
START DATE: March 2, 2019

Job Summary
As part of Cricket Ontario plans in establishing a women cricket development infrastructure, we are seeking committed, motivated volunteer coaches to be part of Ontario coaches team to teach the Elite group of young cricketers in Ontario. You will essentially be responsible to help Ontario produce professional cricketers and as a result will work alongside the head coach of Cricket Ontario. You will support the Development Team in planning, organizing and monitoring of a co-ordinated program of high quality cricket activities that Cricket Ontario is creating to improve skill development culture within the Ontario.

Principal Accountabilities:
Responsibilities of the Cricket Development Coach include but are not limited to the following:
•Conducting/Assisting in skill development camps
•May Coach Ontario team in different competitions and festivals
•Supporting the delivery of development programs (coaching and match programs) in schools as needed
•Planning and timetabling the coaching program under the direction of Cricket Ontario.
•Knowledge and understanding of players discipline and interactions during the course of the competition.

Qualifications:
•Qualified ICC/Cricket Canada Level minimum 1 Coach and/or National Player with relevant experience in cricket coaching in schools and/or clubs
•Police Check clearance (Mandatory)
•Able to work effectively on own initiative and under Head Coach Directions
•Well organized and punctual
•Strong interpersonal and communication skills
•Strong IT and administrative skills
•Flexible and good team player with a flexible approach
•Own transport with Ontario driving license
•An understanding of cricket culture in Ontario
•Able to work with young & Adult cricketers and ability to attend Identification, Invitational and Selection Camps
•Ability to provide constructive feedback for player’s future development
•Ability to work with Cricket Ontario management, player’s selection committee and jointly recognize the quality cricket players who will be successful in the provincial and Nationals competitions as Ontario team.

This is a Volunteer position with 1-year term initially with an option to extend for a further. The position will be Ontario based and will report to the program Development Coordinator and work under head coach directions. The appointment is subject to a satisfactory enhanced Criminal Records check, interview and reference check. The opportunity to gain skills and experience within cricket development and a foot on the ladder in cricket development in Canada. The may be continuous Personal Development opportunities available including upgrade coaching Levels

APPLICATION PROCESS
Interested applicants requested to email their resume, complete with cover letter by February, 25, 2019. to: Praim Persaud, Cricket Ontario Women program Director at praimpersaud@cricketontario.ca and/or praimp@yahoo.com

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those short-listed will be contacted for an interview.

Cricket Ontario