JOB: Nordic Program Youth & After School Coach

Reports to: Nordic Program Coordinator

Position summary: Coach, lead, and inspire young athletes on and off snow with the goal of creating life-long Nordic skiers and responsible members of the outdoor community.  Weekday “after school” hours and some weekend shifts available.  

Responsibilities Include:

  • Maintain a safe environment and provide a fun and motivating atmosphere
  • Adhere to BEA policies and procedures
  • Attend required coaches training and staff meetings
  • Represent BEA in a positive way in community while on and off duty
  • Perform other job related duties as assigned

Coaching Responsibilities:

  • Plan, oversee and instruct assigned sessions
  • Supervise meeting places; following check in and out procedures
  • Appropriate knowledge of age specific coaching principles: including technical, physiological and theoretical applications
  • Ability to instruct varying ages and abilities
  • Ability to instruct through audio, visual and kinesthetic cues
  • Basic knowledge of the sport specific equipment
  • Perform other job related duties as assigned

Primary Requirements:

  • Good physical condition
  • High level of energy and good communication skill
  • Ability and enthusiasm to work outside in varying weather conditions

Other Requirements:

  • Travel as needed for programs, camps, and trips
  • Ensure all equipment and transportation is properly cared for and maintained
  • Driver’s license with clear record (if required to drive for BEA)
  • Pass background screening
  • Current and valid First Aid, CPR 
  • Complete concussion training
  • Other duties as requested and required

Details:

  • January 4, 2022 – February 26, 2022
  • Pay DOE

TO APPLY: Email an introduction and resume of relatable work and life experiences to Nordic Coordinator, Natasha West- natasha@bendenduranceacademy.org

Deadline to apply is December 20, 2022

 

Assistant Climbing Coach

  • Coaches Training Provided
  • Part time: 6 – 12 hrs per/week
  • Afternoon Schedule: 3:00pm – 6:30pm
  • Pay D.O.E

Job Description for Climbing Coach

The Bend Endurance Academy Climbing Programs strive to be at the forefront of climbing focused youth programming. Our programs are designed to inspire and fuel the next generation of climbers and focus on turning out well-rounded climbers who respect the climbing community and the sport. By creating meaningful relationships with our athletes and their families, our climbing coaches are crucial to the Academy’s success. The ideal candidate will have a passion for rock climbing and will have the personality, skills, and aptitude to ensure the quality and safety of the programs and it’s participants.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Coaching youth climbers ranging from 8 -18 years of age from beginner to advanced
  • Maintaining group and participant safety during practice sessions
  • Planning and implementing age appropriate climbing/training sessions for a variety of ages and abilities following the Climbing Directors guidance
  • Maintaining a healthy working relationship with our host facility (Bend Rock Gym).
  • Coaching team on scheduled days, each week as part of a small coaching team
  • Working with Climbing Director and other coaches to maintain a healthy and welcoming environment
  • Maintaining a positive energy and ensuring that participants are engaged, motivated and improving on a physical-technical-mental-tactical-social level
  • Keeping the Climbing Director informed about participant’s progress and any ongoing issues or challenges

Required Skills & Experience:

  • Must pass a background check, be able to drive our vehicles and complete all other required training (First Aid, Concussion, SafeSport, etc.)
  • Must be excellent working with children
  • Must possess an in-depth knowledge of all aspects of rock climbing

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Previous experience coaching youth climbing or other movement-based sports
  • Previous experience transporting children in 15 passenger vans
  • Familiarity with competition climbing
  • Previous route setting experience
  • Previous commercial guiding experience

To apply: email a copy of your resume and introductory letter to our Climbing Director, Brady Kendrick, brady@bendenduranceacademy.org. Contact Brady Kendrick for more information, 940.231.1539

 

Cycling Program Employment

JOB: Youth and Development Team Cycling Coach

Reports to: Cycling Program Coordinator

Position Summary: Coach, lead, and inspire young athletes on and off the trails with the goal of creating life-long riders and responsible members of the outdoor community.  Weekday “after school” hours and some weekend shifts available.  

Responsibilities Include:

  • Maintain a safe environment and provide a fun and motivating atmosphere
  • Adhere to BEA policies and procedures
  • Attend required coaches training and staff meetings
  • Represent BEA in a positive way in community while on and off duty
  • Perform other job related duties as assigned

Coaching Responsibilities:

  • Plan, oversee and instruct assigned sessions
  • Supervise meeting places; following check in and out procedures
  • Appropriate knowledge of age specific coaching principles: including technical, physiological and theoretical applications
  • Ability to instruct varying ages and abilities
  • Ability to instruct through audio, visual and kinesthetic cues
  • Basic knowledge of the sport specific equipment
  • Perform other job related duties as assigned

Primary Requirements:

  • Good physical condition
  • High level of energy and good communication skill
  • Ability and enthusiasm to work outside in varying weather conditions
  • Strong organizational skills and time management
  • Intermediate riding skills minimum

Other Requirements:

  • Travel as needed for programs, camps, and trips
  • Ensure all equipment and transportation is properly cared for and maintained
  • Driver’s license with clear record (if required to drive for BEA)
  • Pass background screening
  • Current and valid First Aid, CPR 
  • Complete concussion training
  • Other duties as requested and required

Details:

  • Fall Programs Beginning in September
  • Potential for also coaching spring and summer mountain bike programs
  • Pay DOE

TO APPLY: Email an introduction and resume of relatable work and life experiences to the Cycling Coordinator, Virginie Calme, virginie@bendenduranceacademy.org