U18 Men’s National Team  Call for Assistant Coach

U18 Men’s National Team Call for Assistant Coach

19 July 2023 Emma Lindblad

An exciting opportunity exists to join Softball Canada in the role of Assistant Coach in the U18 Men’s National Team Program. The Coach will work within the U18 Men’s program and in the pursuit of podium results at the 2023 WBSC Americas U18 Men’s Pan American Championship from August 31 to September 10 in Sincelejo, Colombia, and should Canada qualify at the event, the 2023 WBSC U18 Men’s World Cup from November 11-19 in Hermosillo, Mexico. Training/preparation camps may be held prior to those events.

To be considered for the position, candidates should possess:

  • International/Elite softball playing or coaching experience;
  • Advanced technical knowledge in the areas of Hitting, Pitching, Infield and/or Outfield play;
  • Proficiency in the use of video analysis software applications would be an asset;
  • Strong communication skills;
  • The ability to work effectively in a team-oriented environment;
  • Available to travel for extended periods of time domestically and abroad;
  • Must possess a valid Canadian driver’s license and passport;

Bilingualism (French and English) is an asset.

Coaches must be Competition – Development Certified in the National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) or have the equivalent level of experience and/or are working towards obtaining their Certified status. 

Application Deadline: July 26, 2023

All applicants are subject to Softball Canada’s screening process.

Candidates should forward their resumes by email to Softball Canada, attention U18 Men’s Selection Committee at nationalteams@softball.ca.

Softball Canada is committed to creating an inclusive and diverse environment. All qualified applicants will be considered for the position without regard to race, ancestry, place of origin, colour, ethnic origin, creed, sex, sexual orientation, age, marital status, family status or disability.

*These positions are financially supported by Sport Canada.  We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

 Softball Canada is the national sport governing body for softball in Canada.