Aboriginal Sport, Recreation & Physical Activity Partners Council

Call out for Aboriginal Community Basketball Coaches

The Partners Council (Aboriginal Sport) in Partnership with Basketball BC requires dynamic individuals to undertake training as Learning Facilitators (LF’s) for the NCCP Basketball FUNdamentals (focus age 6-9) and Learn to Train (focus age 9-12) coach training programs.

We encourage all motivated Coaches/ Educators with previous Basketball related experience in Aboriginal Communities to apply. Applicants should possess: good verbal communication and organizational skills, have a good understanding of the sport of Basketball, enthusiasm and commitment to help develop the skills and competencies of community based basketball coaches.

Accepted applicants will be employed on an intermittent contract basis to facilitate future Coaching Programs for the Partners Council and Basketball BC.


• Accepted applicants are required to attend both days of training on September 28 & 29th, 2013 in Vancouver BC. Travel, per diem and accommodation will be provided for accepted applicants.

• Future compensation for course delivery will be provided at a competitive rate ($200-300/ day) along with Per Diem and Travel expenses. Applicants must be available to instruct mainly weekends on a semi-regular basis.

• Please attach a cover letter (125 words or less) outlining your background working with Aboriginal kids or youth. Experience teaching or coaching sport or physical activity should be outlined. Please attach a resume with 2 references, including contact information.

Your Name:
Full Address:
City/Town: Postal Code:
Telephone: Alternate:
Aboriginal Ancestry or related experience:

• Please email applications with ‘Aboriginal Basketball Facilitator’ in the subject bar to: jakerman@bcaafc.com or by Fax: 250 388-5522

DEADLINE to apply: 5pm Monday September 16, 2013

**Download the registration form here**

For additional questions, please contact:

Joe Akerman
Manager, Regional Engagement
Aboriginal Sport, Recreation and Physical Activity Partners Council

Office Location:
BC Association of Aboriginal Friendship Centres
551 Chatham St |Victoria, BC| V8T 1E1
Phone: 250.388.5522 ext. 213 | 1.800.990.2432
Fax: 250.388.5502 | Email: jakerman@bcaafc.com

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