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Athlete Management/Coaching: Basketball Coach
Director of Basketball Camp Operations - MN Timberwolves & J Robinson Intensive Basketball Camp (Minneapolis, MN)

Job Title:

Director of Basketball Camp Operations 

Minnesota TimberwolvesJ Robinson Intensive Basketball Camp

General Purpose: The Minnesota Timberwolves (MT) and J Robinson Intensive Camps (JRIC) are launching a 21-Day Intensive Basketball Camp slated for July of 2015. Combining the training philosophies of the legendary wrestling camp with the NBA’s Minnesota Timberwolves, this will be a hybrid camp unlike any other that will effect positive change in both basketball and life skills in male athletes ages 14-18 . The Director will be required to work with both entities (MT & JRIC) to facilitate productive progress, assist with marketing strategies to attract potential camp athletes and be confident in working independently. The Director will represent and uphold the distinct training philosophies of JRIC by example and leadership of staff counselors. 

A successful Director candidate will be fully focused and aware that the launch of a new product between two nationally recognized brands requires exceptional dedication and uncompromising commitment to ensure the standards of excellence are met.

This is a contract position slated to begin in spring of 2015 through August of 2015. Position necessitates non-traditional work schedule, flexibility and ability to travel within the state of Minnesota. Position will require participating in planning meetings and communications leading up to launch of camp. Position may require presence at Minnesota Timberwolves games and related events to promote the product. Total contract hours to be determined and decided between Director and J Robinson Intensive Camps. Primary hours will be during the summer however, appointment will entail a significant time commitment requiring flexible work hours during vital planning and implementation.  Hours will vary based on project needs leading up to and during camp.

Required Skills and Qualifications:

  • Must have a minimum of 5 years of experience coaching basketball at any combination of the following:  teams, camps, clinics, AAU
  • Must be able to attend a JRIC Intensive Wrestling Camp for a week in June prior to the start of the 21-Day Intensive Basketball Camp
  • Must have administrative experience as it directly pertains to running a clinic and/or camp
  • Must be fully engaged and present at the Minnesota-based camp for 21 consecutive days during the month of July
  • Must be willing to advocate and endorse JRIC training philosophies as it pertains to basketball
  • Must have flexible schedule during prime time planning of camp and during camp
  • Be willing to travel within the state of Minnesota
  • Proactive and comfortable speaking to large groups

Preferred Qualification:

  • Played basketball at the college level or higher (Division I, II, III)

Essential Duties:

This position will serve as the primary individual responsible and accountable for all on-site duties, as well as the implementation of objectives at basketball camp that include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Planning and conducting practices in a safe, healthy manner
  • Developing and maintaining a daily workout schedule that is consistent with the J Robinson Intensive Camp philosophy
  • Developing and documenting organization and implementation strategies to achieve high-quality results on-site at camp
  • Hiring, contracting, supervising, and managing all camp staff. Ensure quality control for implementation of all staff duties
  • Serving as primary contact point for all issues that arise at camp, including discipline, health and safety
  • Managing problems and difficulties that arise before, during, and after camp; adapt course and strategy as necessary
  • Directing check-in, check-out, initial grouping of campers, and other associated procedures
  • Maintaining relationships and compliance with facility regulations, schedules, and procedures
  • Ability to give motivational camp talks/lectures on different topics needed to insure the mental and physiological development of the athletes

Other Responsibilities:

 ·        Assisting and contributing to marketing plan with development of advertising and promotional materials and strategies

·        Staffing and set up of exhibits for tournaments, competitions, trade shows, and conventions

·        Analyze and make recommendations on factors such as pricing, distribution, and product performance (failures and successes)

·        Recommend potential marketing, merchandise, and sales strategies for new products, processes, and potential areas of growth

·        Make and maintain regular contact with coaches around the state and Midwest to promote and organize current and new programs

·        Set a high standard of excellence for the staff and campers exhibited by teaching, leading and conducting oneself in a professional manner

·        Oversee the representation of a positive organizational image to the general public, clients, the community

·        Other duties as assigned

Work Conditions

  • Flexible hours based on project and partnership needs

  • Must be able to work extended hours, weekends, and holidays

  • Ability to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds

  • Physical requirements include vigorous activity and ability to be standing for long periods of time

Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions:

1. Did you have administrative leadership experience?
2. Do you have at least 5 years of coaching experience?
3. Can you dedicate a full week in June for an orientation at one of our other intensive camps?
4. Can you dedicate a full 25 days in July to set up and run this camp?


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Athlete Management/Coaching: Coach - Elite Athlete Coach
USA Synchro Senior National Team Coaching Staff - USA Synchro (Moraga, CA)

USA Synchronized Swimming is seeking experience coach(es) to support the Senior National Team program and work in collaboration with the High Performance Director/Senior Head Coach, the other National Teams, USA Synchro staff, the US Olympic Committee Staff and USA Synchro’s Sport Performance partners.

-       Work in collaboration with the High Performance Director/Senior Head Coach in designing the overall High Performance strategy.

-       Work in collaboration with the High Performance Director/Senior Head Coach in developing and               implementing the overall training plan, workouts and choreography of the routines.

-       Work in collaboration with the High Performance Director/Senior Head Coach in developing a strong leadership within USA Synchronized Swimming.

-       Represent positively USA Synchro at all events, competitions and exhibitions.

      Essential & Desired Skills:

-          Very energetic and enthusiastic, strong leadership skills.

-          High expectations for the athletes and strong discipline.

-          Have the ability, knowledge and willingness to implement and monitor a training plan in collaboration with the High Performance Director and USA Synchro’s Sport Performance partners.

-          Good organizational skills and sense of initiative, common sense.

-          Basic computer knowledge (Word, Excel, Powerpoint).

-          Elite level, specific technical and tactical knowledge of the sport.

-          International experience and ability coaching teams at international levels, be available to participate in team training, trials, competitions, exhibitions, events, or coaches meetings as may hereafter be determined.

-          Thorough knowledge and understanding of the current FINA rules and regulations.

-          Ability to successfully delegate tasks to and manage assistant coaches, consultants, sport performance staff and other personnel.

-          USA Synchro Coaching Certification Program Level 2 and annually attending the next level or obtaining the proper updates or international equivalent.

-          Ability to handle crisis management situations.

-          Master’s degree, preferably in Sport Science, Coaching or Sport Management.

      Requirements:

-          Successfully pass a USOC approved background check,

-          Be in good health and able to withstand the physical rigors of traveling with and working with the Teams,

-          Be able to obtain a working Visa in the USA if from another country (USA Synchro will organize),

-          Minimum 3 years’ experience coaching international level.

      Reports to High Performance Director/ Senior Head Coach

 

      Application Process

      Please email a resume with your experience, education and pertinent skills, a cover letter and 3 references to

      Myriam Glez (Myriam@usasynchro.org) and Kevin Warner (kevin@usasynchro.org) by October 31st, 2014.  

      Applications will be reviewed by USA Synchro’s High Performance Director. A selected group of applicants will be

      interviewed over the phone or in person. A few applicants will be selected for a try out period of up to 2 months.


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Athlete Management/Coaching: Coach
National Teams Coach - USA Synchro (San Francisco, CA)

US Synchronized Swimming, is looking for Head Coaches and Assistant
Coaches for the 2015 National Teams. 2014 National Team coaches are invited
to re-apply, but we welcome new applicants as well.
If you are interested please answer questions below and provide the information
requested prior to the deadline of October 31st, 2014. Please submit everything
to lila@usasynchro.org.

Name: __________________________________________________________
E-mail address: ___________________________________________________
Phone Number: ___________________________________________________
Age Group Preference: _____________________________________________
Position desired: __________________________________________________
CCP Level: _____________________ Date of completion:__________________
CPR/First Aid: YES/NO - If yes: Date of completion:_______________________
Safe Sport: YES/NO - If yes: Date of completion:__________________________
Background Check: YES/NO - If yes: Date of completion:___________________
Driving Background Check: YES/NO - If yes: Date of completion:_____________
Please describe your availabilities (During the year, Summer only, holidays and
vacations, etc…)
________________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________________

Please join to this application resume and proofs (certificates) of CPR/First
aid, Safe Sport, Background check and driving check. Submit everything to
lila@usasynchro.org by October 31, 2014. Submissions incomplete and/or
after this date may not be considered.


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Athlete Management/Coaching: Athletic Trainer/Physical Therapy/Doctor
Head Athletic Trainer, Beach National Teams - USA Volleyball (Torrance, CA)

About USA Volleyball

USA Volleyball (USAV) is the National Governing Body (NGB) for the sports of volleyball, beach volleyball, and sitting volleyball in the United States and is recognized as such by the Federation International de Volleyball (FIVB), the United States Olympic Committee (USOC), and the World ParaVolley.  USAV has over 300,000 registered members and supports athletes, coaches, officials, members and fans at every level and every discipline of the sport.

USAV is a 501(c)(3) organization with an operating budget in excess of $25M and approximately 75 staff and coaches in four offices (National Office in Colorado Springs, CO; Beach Operations in Torrance, CA; National Team Operations (Indoor) in Anaheim, CA; and Sitting Program in Edmond, OK). 

Job Description

 

The Head Athletic Trainer, Beach National Teams will report to the Senior Director, Beach Operations and is located in Torrance, California.  This position is the primary health care service provider for the Beach National Program providing evaluation services, treatment and rehabilitation of injuries/illness concerning Beach National Program athletes.  The Head Athletic Trainer is a regular full-time positon that works closely with other Sports Medicine and Performance team members to enhance athlete performance.

Summary of Duties and Responsibilities include but are not necessarily limited to:

 

  • Travels with Beach National Teams to specified FIVB and NORCECA competitions upon assignment

  • Implements yearly medical screens to ensure ongoing supervision of the athlete’s health

  • Communicates with appropriate USAV staff and contractors regarding the medical status of athletes, while maintaining appropriate compliance with medical privacy laws

  • Understands the various Anti-Doping programs and aids in athlete education

  • Maintains a USAV Sports Medicine Center that complies with health and safety standards

  • Collaborates with appropriate USAV and USOC staff and contractors on all areas of performance including nutrition, recovery, mental training, injury prevention, etc.

  • Maintains updated injury and illness documentation via Centricity injury tracking software

  • Assists with making referrals to outside medical providers

  • Works with USAV staff to schedule and monitor medical providers assigned to FIVB, NORCECA, HP events, etc.

Minimum Qualification:

 

  • Degree in Athletic Training from a Board Certification approved program [NATABOC]

  • Current Health Care Provider CPR certification

  • No record of founded malpractice claims, professional boundary violation or State Board sanctions

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills and working knowledge of computer programs

  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively with diverse populations including athletes, coaches, administrative staff, and other medical personnel in a high stress environment

  • Must be able to successfully pass a USAV background screening

     

    Desired Qualification

     

  • Master’s Degree in Sports medicine field

  • CSCS and/or PES certification

  • Five (5) years of sports medicine experience after certification

  • Experience working with volleyball athletes

  • Certification in soft tissue modalities (ART, NMT, Massage, etc.)

    USAV offers a comprehensive benefits package to all full-time employees.

    Applications accepted online only.  Applications must be received by no later than October 29, 2014.  Phone calls will not be accepted.

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Athlete Management/Coaching: Coach - Elite Athlete Coach
Volunteer, Women's National Team - USA Volleyball (Anaheim, CA)

Volunteer, Women’s National Team

  

Job Description

The USA Volleyball Women’s National Team is looking for volunteer coaches for both the Summer and Winter Training Blocks. Volunteer coaches have the opportunity to work closely with the top female athletes in the world, as well as with the Women’s National Team staff, including Head Coach Karch Kiraly. Part of the USA Women’s National Team mission is to push the boundaries of the sport, so volunteer coaches often have the opportunity to assist with new learning and teaching methods, new studies to gain insight into the game, and other tasks and projects that will help our USA players be the best in the world.  As such, a familiarity with and willingness to learn technology and its uses are essential for a volunteer coach.

The Winter Training Block began Monday, January 27 and runs through Friday, March 21. Volunteers are mostly requested for the final four weeks of the block.

The Summer Training Block begins the first week of May and runs through mid-September. For both the Winter and Summer Training Block, practice sessions are 8:30-11:30am, with office hours for the staff (video analysis, scouting, etc) running until about 6:00pm. Depending on the level of involvement and responsibilities, volunteers may be needed for some or all of this time.  Prospective volunteers should plan for at least a two week commitment, in order to maximize their learning opportunities.

Volunteers must provide their own housing and transportation to and from the American Sports Center in Anaheim, California where the National Team trains. However, there are also opportunities to be involved with video scouting and study from a distance, for coaches who are not able to spend significant time in Anaheim.

Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Assisting with all aspects of practice sessions

  • Helping to set up practice courts and facilitate practice sessions

  • Assisting with practice video, replay technologies, etc.

  • Compiling scouting information, helping organize scouting reports

  • Video study: compiling video montages for USA players

  • Video study: charting and studying international matches

  • Statistical analysis

  • Assisting with USA Red-Blue exhibition matches, including match setup, fan experience, etc.

Qualifications

  • Volleyball coaching and/or playing experience (duties assigned in proportion to experience)

  • Experience with or willingness to learn various technology-related applications including Excel, DataVolley, Dartfish, and Kinovea.

  • Must become a USA Volleyball member and successfully pass a USA Volleyball background screening

  • USA Volleyball IMPACT certified or completion of IMPACT certification by end of two week commitment.

  • Most importantly, a great attitude, an open mind, and willingness to learn.

      

 Review of Applicants will begin immediately and continue as assistance is required.

USA Volleyball (USAV) is the National Governing Body (NGB) for the sports of volleyball and beach volleyball in the United States and is recognized by the Federation International de Volleyball (FIVB) and the United States Olympic Committee (USOC).


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