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by Hockey Manitoba  |  March 5, 2004 12:12 pm


Applications or nominations are invited for the position of Women’s Ice Hockey Head Coach. The appointment is a one-year term position (renewable) at the rank of instructor I in the Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation Studies, University of Manitoba, effective april 1, 2004 continuing until March 31, 2004 (subject to final budgetary approval).


The Head Coach will be responsible for the organization and operation of the Women’s Ice Hockey Program including but not limited to the following: recruitment of student athletes, monitoring of academic success of the team, coordination of coaching staff, direction of off-season training programs, and teaching duties as assigned.


Qualifications for the position include a university undergraduate degree and a minimum of three years experience in coaching and administering elite level athletes and programs in Hockey. A minimum NCCP Hockey Level 2 certification is required. The ability to work within the university environment and with the public at large is essential. The successful candidate must have superior organizational skills, an ability to recruit throughout Canada, a desire to build alumni support and a commitment to the total development of the student-athlete. Experience coaching women would be an asset.

Salary will commensurate with qualifications and experience.


Applicants should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and arrange for three letters of reference to be sent by March 10, 2004 to:

Dr. Dennis Hrycaiko, Dean
Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation Studies
University of Manitoba
104 Frank Kennedy Centre
Winnipeg, Manitoba
R3T 2N2
Ph. (204) 474-8764, Fax. (204) 474-7634

Application materials, including letters of reference, will be handled in accordance with the Freedom of Information and Protection of privacy Act (Manitoba).

The University of Manitoba encourages applications from qualified women and men, including members of visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples, and persons with disabilities. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian and permanent residents will be given priority.

The University appreciates the interest of all applicants however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

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