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Job Posting - KWSC Synchro Coach - 2018/19 Season

The Kitchener Waterloo Skating Club is seeking a creative synchronized skating coach for the upcoming 2018-19 season.  The candidate will be responsible (4) four teams at KWSC.

All applications must be received by April 9th, 2018 and forwarded to the Technical Director pteboekhorst@kwsc.org

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Job Posting - KWSC Executive Director

Executive Director

Kitchener-Waterloo Skating Club

Established in 1938, the Kitchener-Waterloo Skating Club (KWSC) is a not-for-profit Skate Canada sanctioned organization governed by a volunteer Board of Directors and supported by a small number of administrative staff, a skilled team of professional coaches, and a dedicated team of volunteers

Our home facility is the Carolyn Fedy Skating Centre, located within the Manulife Financial Sportsplex and Healthy Living Centre at RIM Park in Waterloo, Ontario. The complex includes four Olympic size rinks, an athletic centre, a multi-purpose mirrored and hardwood floor studio space, food concessions, and a skate shop. We also operate Learn-to-Skate programs in various locations throughout the twin cities of Kitchener and Waterloo.

With over 2500 members, KWSC is Canada's largest skating club. From preschoolers to adults, we have taught thousands to skate. We also operate competitive programs that have sent singles skaters, dance pairs, freeskate pairs, and synchronized skating teams to compete in the Canadian Championships, as well as international competitions.

Our mission: Inspiring a lifelong passion for excellence through skating
Our motto: Passion Lives Here

KWSC strives to foster a lifetime pursuit of excellence in everything our members do today, and beyond their skating years. Learning to skate teaches not only sport-specific skills, but it also empowers our skaters with life skills such as perseverance, goal setting, mental focus, an active and healthy lifestyle, problem-solving skills, a desire for personal achievement, and much more.

The Executive Director leads the organization.  The ED reports directly to the Board of Directors and leads the day-to-day operations of the organization ensuring the activities reflect our mission, vision and values. 

How to apply:

Please provide your cover letter and resume by no later than APRIL 30, 2018.  Interviews will commence early May. 

Email: president@kwsc.org

NOTE: only those candidates selected to move forward through the hiring process will be contacted.

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Test Day Schedule - March 26, 2018

Skaters, please ensure that you have discussed your test time with your coach prior to arriving to the rink. Thank you!

Call for Artistic Director - 2018 STARSkate STARS on Ice Summer Camp

KWSC Job Posting: STARSkate STARS on Ice Summer Camp 

Juvenile and Pre-Novice Synchro Team Try-Outs - Registration NOW OPEN!

Synchro Team Tryouts

The Beginner and/or Elementary team and Adult team are open to all who meet the age and skill criteria and will not have tryouts.

Tryouts are for Juvenile and Pre-Novice teams and will be held in early May on dedicated sessions not related to purchased programs. Dates will be announced by April 16th-  please check back here for more details. 

The teams will be decided by the coaches hired by the club to run those teams, and members will be announced by mid-May.

The Pre-Novice team will begin with practice once a week (7 sessions) in July and August. The Juvenile team will begin in September, however should the team desire, early June practices may also be added.

Juvenile and Pre-Novice team members will be required to provide a non-refundable deposit on registration fees by late May. Members will pay only the program registration to the club, and parents will meet in late May to determine a team budget for costumes, competitions, etc., and those additional team's fees will be paid to the team managers.
 

Click here to register for Try Outs!

 

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