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Association Coaching Positions

EAGAN HOCKEY ASSOCIATION - 2016-17 OPENINGS

The Eagan Hockey Association has coaching positions open at the Bantam B2 (Assistant Coach) and C (Head Coach)  Levels for the 2016-17 season. Head coaches at Eagan receive a competitive stipend.

If interested please contact Kent Andruskokandrusko@gmail.com or Julie Parrishjaparrish2@msn.com

Eden Prairie Hockey Association - 2016-17 Openings

Eden Prairie Hockey Association has coaching positions open at the PeeWee level for the 2016-17 season.  

If interested please contact Dan Trebil at dantrebil@gmail.com.

Alexandra Seeks Assistant Girls HS Hockey Coach

We are seeking an Assistant Girls Hockey Coach at Alexandria Area High School. Please fill out application at: https://www.applitrack.com/alexandria/onlineapp/default.aspx

Contact Robert Brakke, Assistant Principal for Activities for information (320) 762-2142 ext. 4302 or at bbrakke@alexandria.k12.mn.us

Hopkins Youth Hockey Association - 2016-17 Openings

Hopkins Youth Hockey Association has coaching positions for Squirt, PeeWee, and Bantam level coaches for the 2016-17 season.

Experienced and dedicated coaches are sought to join Hopkins Youth Hockey Association.  Positions are available for Head and Assistant coaches at the Squirt, PeeWee, and Bantam levels. Hopkins Hockey is dedicated to the development of the game of hockey and instilling passion for the game in the player’s we serve.  

Coaches with all levels of experience can apply to join our coaching team.   Head coaches receive a stipend to share with their coaching team - $5,000 for Bantams, $4,000 for PeeWees, and $3,000 for Squirts.  To express your interest please provide a detailed summary of your related experience to Youth Travel Director, Vincent Manarin at v_manarin@hotmail.com.

Stillwater Area Hockey Association Seeks Qualified Coaches

The Stillwater Area Hockey Association (SAHA) is seeking qualified coaches. PAID coaching positions are available for the 2016-17 season at the 12U A, 15U A, Peewee and Bantam levels. 

Stillwater Area Hockey Association is one of the largest associations in the state. It has outstanding facilities, coach support and member commitment. Interested applicants should email Eric St. Martin, SAHA Girls' Hockey Director, at eric.stmartin1991@gmail.com. 

WAYZATA HIGH SCHOOL - GIRLS HOCKEY VARSITY HEAD COACH JOB POSTING

Wayzata Public Schools is in search of a Wayzata High School Girls Hockey Varsity Head Coach for the upcoming 2016-17 season.  WHS Girls Hockey currently participates in the Lake Conference.  The Head Coach will work directly with the WHS Director of Athletics & Activities to effectively implement a successful hockey program working with Wayzata Youth Hockey, conditioning, training, and skill development of  players in the community.

We challenge our student athletes with high expectations of athletic performance and personal conduct and support our student athletes by modeling, teaching, and encouraging the skills and attributes that will help them succeed.  We strive to understand each team member as an athlete, student, and an individual while at the same time instilling a sense of responsibility as members of the team, the school, and the community.  Motivation is key and the successful Head Coach will inspire respect, discipline, effort, and teamwork that are the hallmarks of a great program.

Essential Requirement and Responsibilities:

  • Communicate effectively within and outside the program while maintaining effective professional relationships with student-athletes, parents, managers, coaches, and staff
  • Working with the WHS Director of Athletics & Activities, select and manage Assistant Coach(es)
  • Schedule games and practice ice time working with the WHS athletic department and the Plymouth Ice Center
  • Conduct tryouts at the start of the MSHSL girls hockey season according to athletic department practices
  • Provide opportunities for student-athletes to participate in training during the MSHSL summer waiver period, fall and spring leagues and training.
  • Actively recruit and retain players who attend Wayzata Public Schools
  • Plan and conduct practices
  • Manage strategy and player ice time in each game
  • Hold regular staff meetings to review progress in all areas of team development
  • Ensure development and well-being of the student- athletes
  • Maintain team discipline and administer logical and transparent disciplinary action.
  • Operate the team in accordance with the policies, rules, and regulations of Wayzata Public Schools, MSHSL, and the Lake Conference.
  • Hold team members accountable for conducting themselves with sportsmanship, respect, and integrity in accordance with the ideals and goals set forth in the Wayzata High School Extracurricular Behavior Regulations.

Preferred qualifications include but not limited to:

  • Prior coaching experience at the college and/or high school level
  • Completed MSHSL Continuing Education requirements for head coach
  • Operate team in accordance with the rules and regulations of the Wayzata Public Schools, MSHSL, and Lake Conference
  • Ability to pass all required background checks
  • Excellent leadership, people and communication skills
  • Knowledge of Wayzata High School and the program’s history and tradition

Compensation – WEA extracurricular stipend

Interested candidate should e-mail a cover letter, resume and a brief coaching outlook/development philosophy to Jaime Sherwood – WHS Director of Athletics and Activities at jaime.sherwood@wayzata .k12.mn.us

Posted on 4/12/16 (List until 4/26/16)

Kennedy Hockey (KHBC) Peewee and Squirt Coach Openings

The Kennedy Hockey Booster Club (KHBC) is looking for Squirt and Peewee Level Coaches to serve the Bloomington Kennedy/Richfield Hockey (BKRH) Program. 

We are passionate about growing hockey in our community and recognize that coaches are critical to developing our players and our program.  We are looking for candidates that can serve as Head Coaches and Assistant Coaches for multiple years in the program.   

Criteria:  BKRH believes hockey knowledge is expected to coach at this level.  BKRH is looking for coaches that meet the following criteria:

  • Philosophy and approach that fully embraces the USA Hockey ADM.
  • Teacher:  Squirts continues to be an important fundamental development age.  We are looking for coaches that have the ability and desire to teach core fundamental skating and stick skills.
  • Organized: Prepare practice plans that utilize the full ice and concepts of the USA ADM philosophy (e.g., small area games, multiple stations, high on-ice coach to player ratio)
  • Collaborative: Highly values of the ideas of others and shares responsibility for outcomes with other on-ice and off-ice leaders.
  • Good Communicators
    • Provide written feedback/reviews to players during the season
    • Comfortable communicating with other coaches and families
  • Passionate about developing our young athletes
  • Experience: We prefer prior hockey coaching and playing experience.
  • USA Hockey Certification: All coaches will have to be USA hockey certified by the start of the hockey season which includes enrollment in the CEP and completion of age appropriate modules. 

If you are interested in coaching at the Squirt or Peewee Level and believe you meet the criteria please contact Ajay Kasargod, Hockey Development Coordinator at KHBC.   Salary/stipend will depend on experience level.

Ajay Kasargod
ajaykasargod@ymail.com
612-207-6535