Coach Orientation and Training

Coach Orientation and Training   In order to provide Special Olympics athletes with a quality experience in sport, coaches are expected to attain a minimum level of qualification, and are supported in their pursuit of coach training.   Training   All coaches are required to have completed the Special Olympics Canada National Coaching Certification Program (SOC/NCCP) Community or Competition Coach …

Sport Club Manager Position Description

Sport Club Manager Position Description Purpose:   To coordinate, document and maintain athlete and volunteer records pertaining to the administration of the sport club.   Minimum Qualifications/Skills Required:   Thoroughness in record keeping and documentation. Strong administrative and communication skills. Enjoyment working with athletes with an intellectual disability.   Responsibilities:   Distribute and collect completed athlete and volunteer registration forms …

Provincial Team Liaison (PLT) Position Description

Provincial Team Liaison (PLT) Position Description Purpose:   To distribute all pre-event information, and team uniforms, to Team Ontario Members (athletes, coaches and families) within their District. To ensure that all required information is returned completed to the Chef de Mission by the required deadline.   Qualifications:   Strong Leadership skills. Strong communication and writing skills. Strong organizational and administrative …

Provincial Games Sport Technical Consultant Position Description

Provincial Games Sport Technical Consultant Position Description     Purpose   To provide sport specific technical support to the Games Organizing Committee & to Special Olympics Ontario coaches and staff.  This volunteer position will be a member of the Provincial Games Organizing Committee.   Roles & Responsibilities   Provide sport specific technical expertise and support to the Games Organizing Committee, …

Provincial Games Caddie Position Description

Provincial Games Caddie Position Description   Purpose:   Caddies will be selected by their athletes to attend Provincial Games and they are required to make a commitment to their athlete, their sport, and to the District Team. Caddies will ensure that their athlete has a successful and fulfilling experience at the Provincial Games and performs to the best of his/her …

National Games Mission Staff Position Description

National Games Mission Staff Position Description   Purpose   To ensure that all Team Ontario members have a successful and fulfilling experience at the National Winter Games. To assist with the overall management of Team Ontario.   Positions Available   Sport specific mission staff General mission staff Medical Mission Staff   Qualifications/Skills Required   All mission staff must be 18 …

District Team Manager (DTM) Position Description

District Team Manager (DTM) Position Description Purpose:   To ensure District Team members have a successful and fulfilling experience at the Provincial Games.   Minimum Qualifications/Skills Required:   District Team Manager must possess the following attributes:   outstanding leadership abilities and ability to work as a team member past experience in a Games environment would be considered an asset excellent …

Transition Co-ordinator Position Description

  Transition Co-ordinator Position Description   Purpose   An objective of Special Olympics Ontario is to ensure that the school athletes are aware of and becoming members of the SOO community programs.  The Transition Coordinator will focus on “transitioning” student-athletes between the ages of 18 and 21 years old that are registered in SOO school programs into the community programs. …

Sport Technical Co-ordinator Position Description

Sport Technical Co-ordinator Position Description Purpose To provide a resource to community volunteers looking for specific sport information and to monitor the overall quality of experience in community sports programs through interacting with parents, coaches, and athletes. Qualifications   General knowledge of the rules and regulations of each sport offered by the community Resourceful in obtaining necessary information from other …

Public Relations Co-ordinator Position Description

Public Relations Co-ordinator Position Description Purpose To coordinate the community’s public relations efforts by ensuring that the public, the media and all interested persons are aware of Special Olympics Ontario programs in the community.  This person also ensures that all stakeholders in the community are kept aware of SOO’s activities. Qualifications/Skills Required   Interest or knowledge of specific public relations …