Circus Coach for Powell River Gymnastics & Circus Arts


How To Apply

Position:Circus Coach
Employer:Powell River Gymnastics & Circus Arts
Closing Date:2020-Sep-28
Salary or Wage:Commensurate with experience and level of proficiency
Full or Part Time:Part Time
Location:Powell River, BC
Start Date:ASAP
Contact:Michele Dillon


- Working knowledge in movement-based activities, especially circus or gymnastics, and willingness to learn additional movements and skills required
- Experience working with children
- Ability to lift equipment and to spot students where appropriate
- Ability to motivate and effectively communicate with co-workers, parents, and students
- Exercises mature judgment and sound decision-making
- Demonstrates enthusiastic attitude and positive demeanor
- First Aid Certificate is required by Gymnastics BC
- Criminal Record Check is required by Gymnastics BC

Duties and Responsibilities

- Maintain a safe environment for the student, physically, socially, and emotionally while working within the framework of all Gymnastics BC, Circus Regulations and BC Public Health Order Regulations
- Supervise and instruct athletes in a variety of circus skills including but not limited to aerial silks, trapeze, hoop and juggling
- Prepare class content based on athlete’s skill level
- Classes for beginners, intermediate and adults
- Potential for the addition of school groups, birthday parties, private lessons and workshops
- Work cooperatively and collaboratively with the other coaches and management
- Attend monthly staff meetings

Additional Details

- Come join PRGS as a dynamic Circus Coach! Work with us to provide fun, engaging, and safe experiences for athletes from ages 7+. Coaches will instruct students in aerial silks, partner acro, static trapeze, static hoop, and other circus skills
- This coaching position is part-time hours and is dependent upon how many circus classes fill. We will continue to add classes dependent upon your availability and interest in the various programs
- PRGS is an equal opportunity employer

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