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Coaching Opportunities

Interested in applying?

Please email your expression of interest and resume to us by August 1st, 2019

All applications and questions should be directed to our Technical Director at the contact information below.

Geoff Matthews

Technical Director

We are recruiting coaches for our Fall junior programs

Are you looking to start or enhance your coaching career?  We have a number of coaching positions in our junior division. These opportunities are ideal for new and experienced coaches who want to help grow the game and love for the sport.  

Coaching opportunities for the Fall include:

HP and HP Development programs - We offer HP and HP development programs for our U12, U14, U16 & U18 athletes. Sessions take place midweek. 

Hockey 5's - Our "one-of-a-kind" hockey 5 program is available for Grade K - 9 athletes and sessions take place from Thursday - Sunday. Sessions include both skills development and in game coaching and experience

Elementary School visits - We have established an amazing intro to field hockey partnership in the North Shore Elementary schools. Last year we visited over 3800 athletes and gave them a free intro session into the sport. This is a paid coaching coaching position that runs Monday-Friday from 9am - 12pm. 

Requirements:

  • Must be available for the duration of the season from September to December
  • Time commitment of a minimum 1 practice (2 hours) or 1 game (2-4 hours) per week. 
  • Technical and tactical background knowledge
  • Prior coaching experience is preferred. Playing experience will be taken into account for new coaches. 

We're recruiting coaches for Mens & Women's League 2019-2020

Team Coach
You will lead a team throughout the full season.  It will be your responsibility to plan practices, run games and take full team ownership.  You should be confident in your coaching and have some prior coaching experience.  This is a paid position.

Requirements:

  • Must be available for the duration of the season from September 2019 to March 2020.
  • Time commitment of 1 practice (1-1.5 hours) & 1 weekend game each week during the season
  • Technical and tactical background knowledge
  • Prior coaching experience 

Assistant Coach
Interested in gaining coaching experience and mentorship during the season? It will be your responsibility to assist the Team Coach and plan and run practices when the Team Coach is unavailable.  This is a paid position.

Requirements:

  • Commitment of 1 practice & 1 game per week during the season
  •  Must be 18+ yrs. 

Summer 2019

There are opportunities to coach for us throughout the year and we welcome any interested enquiries.   

For all questions about coaching opportunities, please email our Technical Director at geoff@wvfhc.com

Geoff Matthews

Technical DIrector