SPECIAL OLYMPICS Rhythmic Gymnastics Assistant Coach

We are in search of volunteers interested in helping to coach our gymnastics program. This program is for female athletes only and well attended. Practices are held once a week for 1 ½ to 2 hours in the evening (to be determined). Coaches would also be committing to help take the athletes to 1 competition in the season. Background in the field would be an asset, but willingness to learn and interest so you can support our athletes is beneficial. Training provided. The season runs from October 2018 through March 2019, but an ongoing commitment to a second season would be fantastic!
Bowling Volunteers
Volunteers required from October 2018 through March 2019 who would be interested in coming out to our weekly bowling practice to assist athletes on the lanes (scorekeeping, organizing throwing order, giving tips to improve play). Requirements: willingness to support our athletes and an encouraging voice!
Curling Volunteers
We are looking for individuals who may have a background in the sport of curling (does not need to be extensive) that would be able to lead a practice once a week for 1 12 hours, as well as to attend 1 competition within the season. Ability to lead a small group beneficial!
Athletic Club Assistants
Volunteers needed who are interested in coming out for our weekly Athletic Club to assist athletes in learning various sports and fitness skills; assistants would take direction from the Athletic Club leader who creates a lesson plan for each session. This commitment runs from October 2018 to June 2019.
Program Coordinator (may be shared position)
This September to June position would be ideal for an individual who might be interested in sitting on our local committee as our Program Coordinator. This individual would be responsible for supporting our coaches in the various sport programs. Tasks range from booking gym spaces to coordinating equipment needs. Hours expected are 8-10 hours per MONTH. This is a fantastic opportunity for anyone interested in being involved with sports and Special Olympics movement!
For any of the above positions for Special Olympics, please contact Michelle Cruickshank at 250-208-5402 or email: mcruickshank@specialolympics.bc.ca