Skate Ontario invites all Skating Clubs and Sections to send us important announcements to share with the Ontario skating community!
All posts will be made to this page, with the newest entries at the top. To have your announcement appear on this page (and be promoted on our Facebook and Twitter social media accounts), you must email the following to firstname.lastname@example.org:
- Your headline
- A short blurb describing the event/announcement
- Photo or video media, and/or a PDF file with more information (optional)
- A link to your your event/announcement page/site (optional)
- Contact information to be published so people can ask you for more information
Items 1, 2, and 5 are mandatory! Your event/announcement will not be posted without these!
Please note that posts for announcements that that refer to events that have already occurred, will be removed periodically in order to keep this page relevant.
August 8, 2017
Cannington Figure Skating Club – Coach
The Cannington Figure Skating Club is currently looking for a NCCP Level 2 certified Skating Coach for the 2017/2018 skating season. The club operates out of the Cannington Community Centre. We are looking for an enthusiastic person, who loves working with skaters of all ages and levels. We skate Wednesday evenings and the season runs October thru March. If interested please email your information to email@example.com or contact Kelly O’Grady (President) @ 705-432-2077.
July 10, 2017
Coaching Opportunity at the Acton Skating Club
The Acton Skating Club is currently seeking 2 NCCP certified, professional coaches for the 2017-2018 season. The ASC is a not-for-profit organization run by volunteers that offers skating instruction from Pre-CanSkate to Power to StarSkate. We operate out of the Acton Arena and Community Centre which is located midway between Brampton and Guelph.
Ideal candidates will be enthusiastic, collaborative-minded and enjoy working with skaters of all ages and skill levels. They will be in good standing with Skate Canada, will be trained in the new Star 1-5 program and will ideally be available Monday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings. A particular interest in CanSkate or Pre-Power would be an asset.
Please forward resumes and credentials, including current police background check, to:
June 15, 2017
Guelph Skating Club – Competitive Director and a Group Program Coordinator
The Guelph Skating Club currently has openings for a Competitive Director and a Group Program Coordinator.
Competitive Director: Reporting to the Board of Directors, the Competitive Director oversees all competitive programs within the Club and ensures that lessons are carried out by qualified professional coaches and are in compliance with the standards set out by Skate Canada. Working in a management team with the Group Program Coordinator, the incumbent is responsible for ensuring team collaboration while administering the Club’s vision of a positive training environment for all.
Group Program Coordinator: Reporting to the Board of Directors, the Group Program Coordinator oversees and ensures that all group programs offered by the Club (PreCanSkate, CanSkate, PrePower, CanPower, Adult and PreStar) are coached by qualified professional coaches and are in compliance with the standards set out by Skate Canada. Working in a management team with the Competitive Director, the incumbent is responsible for ensuring team collaboration while administering the Club’s vision of a positive training environment for all.
Job Postings: http://www.guelphskating.ca/ job-opportunities
Contact: Please send your resume to the GSC Hiring Committee at – firstname.lastname@example.org
June 12, 2017
ArcelorMittal Dofasco Skating Club – CanSkate Administrator
The ArcelorMittal Dofasco Skating Club in Hamilton, Ontario seeks a CanSkate Administrator for our upcoming 2017-2018 season. We are a small family friendly club of approximately 200 skaters offering CanSkate programs to approximately 100 families in the area. Our CanSkate Administrator is a key member of our coaching team providing leadership and guidance to skaters, program assistants and other coaches on the sessions.
We look forward to hearing from interested candidates via email at: email@example.com
April 19, 2017
Mariposa Summer Camp July 3 – August 4
The Mariposa School of Skating Day Camp provides a variety of on and off ice activities to accelerate Physical Literacy and Skill Development. Activities are planned to promote fun, inclusive, multi-sport and developmentally appropriate development.
INDOOR ACTIVITIES INCLUDING SWIMMING, FUNDAMENTAL MOVEMENT SKILLS, STRENGTH AND FLEXIBILITY TRAINING, GAME DAY/COMPETITION STRATEGIES, BALLET, OFF ICE JUMPS OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES INCLUDING FIELD GAMES, TENNIS AND SUPERVISED PLAY
Learn from the Best Mariposa School of Skating has successfully trained athletes from the Canskate level to World, Olympic and Professional Sports. Our staff have extensive training and experience developing successful athletes. We are committed to providing the best programs for athletes of all levels.
April 6, 2017
Mariposa Seminar June 26-30
The Mariposa School of Skating offers expert training at all levels from Beginner to World and Olympic caliber skaters. The school was established in 1973, by renowned world and Olympic coach Doug Leigh. It was designed to offer the best facilities and coaching which would stimulate growth and learning in competitive Figure Skating.