Summer Coaching Opportunities

Position: Assistant Manager Rowing Coach

Type of Position: CONTRACT

Start & End Date: May 1, 2020 – August 31, 2020

Salary Range: $14.50 – $16.50

Nature and Scope

The Barrie Rowing Club is seeking 1 assistant manager/rowing coach position to work over the 2020 summer season. Individuals in this role will be responsible for the delivery of customer service excellence through participant satisfaction and safety during all instructional sessions as well as in everyday interactions with club members, participants and their families.


  • Ability to provide a safe and fun environment to participants in programs with the Barrie Rowing Club.
  • Teach, coach and supervise a wide variety of programs for the season.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with a wide range of people associated with the programs, including but not limited to participants, parents, volunteers and other staff.
  • Play a role in ensuring the equipment used remains clean and in good repair throughout season
  • Maintain all relevant and required records
  • Work productively with other staff and volunteers to deliver high quality programs
  • Attend all scheduled staff training events and meetings
  • Maintain and upgrade as required certifications and qualifications.


  • Current Standard First Aid and CPR C Certification
  • Pleasure Craft Operators Card
  • Minimum 16 years of age
  • NCCP Coach Initiation in Sport online module (Can be completed after hiring)
  • Respect in Sport Certification (Can be completed after hiring)
  • Completion of an LTR Coach, or RCA Coach Weekend, workshops is an asset
  • Boat safety training and certification is an asset
  • WHMIS and AED is an asset


Teamwork – Actively builds teams and encourages open relationships for maximum organizational effectiveness.

Initiative – Does the right thing at the right time without being asked.

Commitment to Service Excellence – Deliberately identifies and creates opportunities to enhance every individual’s experience.

Commitment to Child and Youth – Commits to assisting growth and development for children/youth

Concern for Health and Safety – Acknowledges and understands how to manage and educate others of risk and harm reduction.


We are an equal opportunity employer.

We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities. We will work with you to accommodate your needs in line with the goals of the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act and the Ontario Human Rights Code. Should you require accommodation through the application or interview processes, or any stage of the recruitment process, please contact the Barrie Rowing Club directly at

If you are interested in this opportunity please submit your cover letter and resume to:

The Barrie Rowing Club

205 Lakeshore Dr, Barrie, ON L4N 7Y9

We thank all applicants, however only those considered for an interview will be contacted.