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andover huskies youth hockey ASSOCIATION SEEKing COACHES FOR 2023-24 SEASON

Andover Huskies Youth Hockey Association is looking for qualified and skilled head coaches at all levels (Bantam, Peewee, Squirts and girl's teams) for the 2023-24 season. Andover is committed to developing all coaches by providing as many resources as possible. These positions are competitively paid with travel expenses for out-of-town tournaments.

If you are interested, please email Shawn Pietsch at coachdirector@ahyha.com

BAGLEY YOUTH HOCKEY ASSOCIATION COACHING OPPORTUNITIES

BFCG Hockey is looking for qualified coaches at all boys’ levels (Bantams, Peewees, Squirts, Mites). We are looking for dependable, knowledgeable candidates with a passion for hockey and teaching kids. Past competitive coaching at higher levels is preferred but not required.

Willing to provide coaching training and guidance for any possible candidates that may be interested in younger levels (on-ice training, practice plans, etc.). Paid position along with travel reimbursement.

Reimbursement is also available for USA Hockey licensure and training.

Please reach out to Cierra at
bfcg.secretary@gmail.com with applications and any questions.

Blaine Youth Hockey Association Seeking Coaches

´╗┐Blaine Youth Hockey Association is looking for passionate, knowledgeable non parent head and assistant coaches at all levels for boys and girls, especially at the Squirt A level. BYHA is committed to developing and teaching hockey and life lessons while creating an exceptional experience for players. 

If interested, please register here. 

Or email Jason Kacures at boystravelingdirector@byha.org for boys or Neal Verhulst at girlstravelingdirector@byha.org

Bloomington Girls Hockey Coaching Opportunities

Bloomington Girls Hockey is looking for passionate and knowledgeable head and/or assistant coaches at all levels for girls, including 10U, 12U, and 15U. If interested, please contact the Coaching Selection Committee Chair, Kristi Delarwelle, at pastpresidentbghc@gmail.com.

BLOOMINGTON JEFFERSON SEEKING YOUTH COACHES

The Jefferson Hockey Association is seeking head and assistant coaches for all Squirt, Peewee, and Bantam levels. It is an exciting time at Jefferson with an expanded association, planned rink improvements, renewed recruitment and retention plans, and focus on development.  We are seeking positive, passionate coaches with hockey knowledge to lead our young players.  Stipends are provided and depend on experience and team level.  If interested, please fill out a coaches application hereQuestions can be directed to Andy Morrisey at: andy.morrisey@jeffersonhockey.org.  

Buffalo Youth Hockey Association Seeking Qualified Non-Parent Head Coaches for all Youth Levels

Buffalo Youth Hockey Association is seeking experienced and passionate non-parent head coaches for all levels of the program. BYHA will provide coaches with competitive pay, travel expenses, and reimbursement of all coaching requirements. Ideal candidates will have a previous high level of playing or coaching experience.

BYHA is committed to supporting all coaches by providing as many resources and opportunities as possible and will work with you to find the best fit within the association.

To apply, reach out to Risa Peterson at risa.peterson04@gmail.com or fill out the application here

Centennial Youth Hockey Seeking Coaches At All Levels

The Centennial Youth Hockey Association (CYHA) is looking for qualified, skilled and motivated non-parent coaches for the 2023-24 season for all levels. All of these paid positions include travel expenses to out of town tournaments and coaching fees (USA Hockey, background check, etc.) being covered.

Anyone interested in being part of the Centennial program should reach out to CYHA Boys Director Ryan Cardinal at cyhaboysdirector@gmail or to Callie Cheesebrow at girlsdirectorcyha@gmail.com.

CHAMPLIN PARK/COON RAPIDS GIRLS YOUTH HOCKEY (CPCR) IS SEEKING NON-PARENT PAID COACHES FOR THE 2023-2024 SEASON!

CPCR is looking for dedicated coaches for our 10U, 12U and 15U girls teams. Our competitively paid positions include paid travel expenses to out-of-town tournaments, reimbursement of coaching registration expenses, and apparel stipend. Coaches will also receive coaching development opportunities during the season! Head Coaches are allowed 2 additional paid assistant coaches as well.

Our coaches are key contributors to our player development both on and off the ice. We encourage anyone with an interest in helping mentor and develop our young athletes to consider becoming a coach. Coaching is extremely rewarding and provides you with the opportunity to make a difference in our kids’ lives. The kids forget the games after the season is over but they remember the coach for the rest of their lives!

If you are interested in coaching during the 2023 – 2024 season, please direct inquiries to staceyjohnson@cryha.com or 763-229-7070.

Champlin Park Boys Youth Traveling Hockey Is seeking Non-Parent Paid Coaches for the 2023-2024 Season!

CPYHA is looking for dedicated coaching staff for our PWB2 and 1 assistant for our Bantam B2 Boys teams. Our competitively paid positions include paid travel expenses to out-of-town tournaments, reimbursement of coaching registration expenses, and apparel stipend. Coaches will also receive coaching development opportunities during the season! Head Coaches are allowed 2 additional paid assistant coaches as well.

Our coaches are key contributors to our player development both on and off the ice. We encourage anyone with an interest in helping mentor and develop our young athletes to consider becoming a coach. Coaching is extremely rewarding and provides you with the opportunity to make a difference in our kids’ lives. The kids forget the games after the season is over but they remember the coach for the rest of their lives!

If you are interested in coaching during the 2023 – 2024 season, please direct inquiries to 612JohnSmith@Gmail.com or 612-987-4778.

CRYHA IS SEEKING PAID COACHES FOR THE 2023-2024 SEASON!

Coon Rapids Youth Hockey Association (CRYHA) has a strong need for Head Coaching Candidates at the Bantam, Peewee, and Squirt levels. Our competitively paid positions include paid travel expenses to out-of-town tournaments, reimbursement of coaching registration expenses, and apparel stipend. Coaches will also receive coaching development opportunities during the season! Head Coaches are allowed 2 additional paid assistant coaches as well.

Our coaches are key contributors to our player development both on and off the ice. We encourage anyone with an interest in helping mentor and develop our young athletes to consider becoming a coach. Coaching is extremely rewarding and provides you with the opportunity to make a difference in our kids’ lives. The kids forget the games after the season is over but they remember the coach for the rest of their lives!

Requirements:

  1. This is a paid position and allows for 2 additional paid assistant coaching positions
  2. Candidates must possess significant ice hockey experience
  3. Candidates should not currently have a child playing hockey within CRYHA
  4. Scheduling can be flexible for the right candidate, hockey events will likely include evenings and weekends as schedule and ice times allow
  5. Ability to travel within the state of MN for out of tournaments
  6. Hiring is conditional on the successful completion of a criminal background check; applicants should also either possess or be able to attain required background clearances and necessary USA Hockey coaching certification

If you are interested in coaching during the 2023 – 2024 season, please direct inquiries joecarlin@cryha.com. You can also reach Joe at 952-237-3723 with any additional questions

DinoMights Minneapolis and St. Paul seeking coaches for the 2023-24 Season

DinoMights is looking for passionate and dedicated volunteer youth coaches for all levels (mite, squirt, peewee, and 10U/12U girls). DinoMights is a non-profit organization that serves the Central, Powderhorn Park, and Phillips neighborhoods of South Minneapolis and West Side St. Paul. DinoMights provides a powerful combination of traditional enrichment through recreation and intentional strategies that respond to children’s unique developmental and academic needs.

Time commitment: 

October-March 

3-7 hours/week for practices/games

We are also looking for coaches who are able to drive a few players to and from programming.  

If interested, go to this link:  https://www.dinomights.com/volunteerapp or contact lyna@dinomights.com 

Dodge County Youth Hockey (DCYH) Seeking non-parent coaches for all levels

Dodge County Youth Hockey is looking for non-parent head, and assistant coaches, for all youth levels.  These opportunities include boys Squirts, Pee Wee, Bantams and girls 12U and 10U.  Ideal candidates would have playing and/or coaching experience, and strong desire to help shape the next generation of young athletes in our great game of hockey.  Our non-parent coaches receive a competitive stipend for their time and effort as well as reimbursement for hotel and meals for out-of-town tournaments.

For more information visit the coaches tab at www.dcyh.org.  All additional questions or inquiries should be sent to the Director of Hockey, Keith Stanich, at DOH@dcyh.org.

Duluth Icebreakers Seeking Girls Hockey Coaches (8U-15U)

Do you love hockey? Are you dedicated to developing youth athletes and growing the game of girls’ hockey? Join us at the Duluth Girls Hockey Association in Duluth, MN, as a Youth Hockey Coach! Our amazing board, Development Director, countless volunteers, and players are looking for you! DGHA is now hiring coaches for our 8U to 15U teams for the 2023-2024 season! Qualifications needed:

• Obtain level 1 coaching certification through USA Hockey. Level 2 12A & Level 3 15A

• Previous experience is preferred but not required

• Knowledge of the game of girls’ hockey

• Ability to collaborate with other coaches, team manager, referees, Development Director, board, parents, and players

• Ability to foster a positive and inclusive team culture that promotes sportsmanship, teamwork, and respect on and off the ice.

Forest Lake is looking for the best coaches!

The Forest Lake Hockey Association (FLHA) is looking for qualified, experienced, skilled and motivated non-parent coaches for the 2023-24 season for the Bantam and Peewee levels. All of these paid positions include travel expenses to out of town tournaments and coaching fees (USA Hockey, background check, etc.) being covered. We are interested in having the best coaches and offer competitive pay with the positions.

Please reach out to our Coach Selection Committee csc@flhockey.org or apply here: Forest Lake Hockey Coach Application (google.com)

Hastings High School Seeks Assistant Girls Hockey Coach.

Hastings High School is seeking a highly qualified candidate to serve as Assistant Girls Hockey Coach.

Candidates are desired to have successful high school and/or collegiate level coaching experience, and/or related successful experiences in educational leadership. Candidates should have strong interpersonal and organizational skills, and the commitment to develop and maintain positive relationships between the program and the local community.

This position reports to the Head Coach, Athletic Director and Principal, who provide overall job objectives and observe performance.

This coach will advise, coordinate, and support the athletic personnel for the varsity team, and assist with the Junior Varsity team, according to expectations of the Head Coach, Athletic Director and Principal.

Interested candidates are asked to reach out to Jim Joseph at 651-270-4528 or 
james.r.joseph@hotmail.com.

Hopkins Youth Hockey Seeking Paid Coaches for Youth Boys Teams

We are seeking passionate and experienced youth hockey coaches to join our team. A successful candidate will be responsible for developing and implementing practice plans, leading team meetings, managing game strategies, and coaching players of various ages and skill levels.

Responsibilities:

-Develop and implement practice plans that focus on improving individual player skills and team strategies

-Lead team meetings and communicate team goals and expectations to players and parents

-Manage game strategies and provide in-game coaching and adjustments

-Ensure the safety and well-being of all players during practices and games

-Attend all practices, games, and team events

-Foster a positive team environment that encourages sportsmanship, teamwork, and respect for all players, coaches, and officials

-Monitor and maintain equipment, including ensuring proper fitting and safety checks

-Work collaboratively with other coaches and team staff to ensure a successful and enjoyable season

Requirements (preferred):

-Previous coaching experience in youth hockey

-Strong knowledge of hockey rules, strategies, and techniques

-Ability to effectively communicate with players, parents, and staff

-USA Hockey Coaching certification (or willingness to obtain)

We offer a competitive salary based on experience and qualifications, as well as opportunities for development and growth within the organization.

To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter to aj.goff33@outlook.com. We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Lakeville Youth Hockey Seeking Head Coaches

The Lakeville Hockey Association is seeking paid head coaches for our youth hockey teams located in Lakeville, Minnesota. Opportunities for competitive pay include both girls and boys youth hockey, age groups U10/Squirt - U15/Junior Gold/Bantams, where you will be providing leadership and guidance to student athletes in the Lakeville area. Successful candidates will encompass: 

  • Proven experience in teaching and modeling character and responsible behavior  
  • Positive, high energy, and committed  
  • Partners well with parents, staff, community leaders etc.  
  • View success not just as winning, but as helping team members to reach goals 
  • Previous high level of playing or coaching experience 

Key Areas of Responsibility: 

  • Ability to coach to in all aspects of hockey operations that include but are not limited to; practice planning, skill development, video review, practice and game schedule arrangements,  
  • Ability to engage with players and families appropriately on-ice and off-ice.  
  • Ability to commit to 3-4 practice/games a week on average, including some weekend availability due to tournaments, located in Lakeville 
  • Participate and collaborate across organization for player development opportunities 
  • Assist in all other facets of the Lakeville hockey program. 

If interested, please reach out directly to Lakeville Hockey Association for next steps at IceCatsHeadCoach@lakevillehockey.org or Michelle (262) 327-2415.

Lakeville Hockey Association Seeking Paid Coaches for Girl Youth Hockey Teams

The Lakeville Hockey Association is seeking paid coaches for our girl youth hockey teams located in Lakeville, Minnesota. Opportunities for competitive pay include age groups U10, U12 and U15, where you will be providing leadership and guidance to student athletes in the Lakeville area. Successful candidates will encompass: 

  • Proven experience in teaching and modeling character and responsible behavior  
  • Positive, high energy, and committed  
  • Partners well with parents, staff, community leaders etc.  
  • View success not just as winning, but as helping team members to reach goals 
  • Previous high level of playing or coaching experience 

Key Areas of Responsibility: 

  • Ability to coach to in all aspects of hockey operations that include but are not limited to; practice planning, skill development, video review, practice and game schedule arrangements,  
  • Ability to engage with players and families appropriately on-ice and off-ice.  
  • Ability to commit to 3-4 practice/games a week on average, including some weekend availability due to tournaments 
  • Participate and collaborate across organization for player development opportunities 
  • Assist in all other facets of the Lakeville hockey program. 

If interested, please reach out directly to Lakeville Hockey Association for next steps at IceCatsHeadCoach@lakevillehockey.org or Michelle (262) 327-2415. 

Mankato Area Hockey Association Seeking Coaches For 2023-24 Season

Mankato Area Hockey Association (MAHA) is seeking qualified and skilled coaches at all age levels for the 2023-2024 Season. We are looking for motivated individuals who have a passion for the game of hockey and want to have a positive impact leading our young players on and off the ice. All these positions include a stipend provided based on experience and team level as well as all coaching fees (USA Hockey Registration & Training) being covered. MAHA is committed to providing as many resources as possible to ensure the continued development of its players and coaches at all levels.

If you are interested, please email Carter Foguth at hockeyoperations@mankatohockey.com

Minneapolis Hockey Looking for Head and Assistant Coaches

Minneapolis Hockey is looking for head and assistant coaches at the Bantam, Peewee, and Squirt levels. Interested candidates please contact Bill Nolin at bnolin@mplshockey.com.

COACHES NEEDED AT MINNEAPOLIS/HOPKINS/PARKMETS GIRLS HOCKEY

Mets hockey is looking for Head or Assistant Coaches at the 15A and 15UB (co-op with Hopkins/Park) level and the 12UA level (MPLS. only), all paid positions. We are looking for a positive, motivating, and reliable coach to lead those teams. Please send your experience as a hockey player and any prior coaching experience you might have to: 

 Marni Lamberty, mlamberty@mplshockey.com

Minnetonka Youth Hockey searching for 15A Head Coach

This position that will be an attractive opportunity for a motivated coach to build their coaching experience, lead a competitive team of talented players and work closely with the Minnetonka Girls HS program to ensure a strong level of player development to prepare the players for the move to HS. Please contact girlsdirector@tonkahockey.org for more information. 

Mounds View Irondale Is Seeking Non-Parent Coaches At All Levels!

Mounds View Irondale Is Seeking Non-Parent Coaches At All Levels!

MVI Youth Hockey is looking for paid, non-parent head and assistant coaches for the 15U/Bantam, 12U/Peewee, and 10U/Squirt levels. Competitive pay, travel reimbursements, and MVI apparel included!

Check the “Coaches” tab on the MVIYHA website or email hockeydirector@mvihockey.org to apply.

https://www.mvihockey.org/page/show/111887-coaches

MOUND WESTONKA YOUTH HOCKEY ASSOCIATION (MWHA) SEEKING MOTIVATED COACHES/MENTORS FOR 2023-24 SEASON

Mound Westonka Youth Hockey Association (MWHA) is looking for qualified and skilled head coaches at all levels (Bantam, Peewee and Squirt teams) for the 2023-24 season. MWHA is committed to developing all coaches by providing as many resources as possible. These positions are competitively paid with travel expenses for out-of-town tournaments.

If you are interested, please email Todd Schmidt @ tschmidt4226@hotmail.com

Mound Westonka HS seeking coach for Boys JV

Mound Westonka High School is looking for a coach to work with our boys JV team.  Please contact HC Jeff DeGree at 612-750-2986 or mwhshockeycoach@gmail.com.

NEW PRAGUE SEEKS COACHES FOR ALL UPPER LEVELS - INCLUDING JUNIOR GOLD

The New Prague Hockey Association is seeking qualified non-parent coaching applicants for all upper levels of play (Squirt/10U through Junior Gold).  Our competitively paid positions also include paid travel expenses to out-of-town tournaments. Interested candidates can submit their applications at https://newprague.sportngin.com/register/form/975266330  or reach out to Miranda Vertnik at secretaryregistrar.npha@gmail.com for more information. 

Northern Lakes Seeks Head Boys High School Coach

Northern Lakes Lightning hockey co-op located in Pequot Lakes MN is seeking a High School Boys hockey coach.  The Lightning recently made their first MN State Tournament appearance and with recent success in their Bantam and Peewee programs, hope to build on that success to achieve a Class A State Title.  

A cooperative between the communities of Pequot Lakes, Pine River, Crosby, and Aitkin, this position also has a number of potential employment opportunities in the role of teacher, Athletic Director, or employment in private business.  

Interested coaches should contact Byron Westrich (bwestrich@isd186.org) for more information or read about the posting here.

PRINCETON YOUTH HOCKEY ASSOCIATION COACHING OPPORTUNITIES

Princeton Youth Hockey is looking for passionate and dedicated coaches at all levels who embody what it means to be a TIGER. 

T – Team First

 I – Integrity

G – Grit

E – Engaged

R – Respectful  

Please contact Ben Heath at ben.heath@princetonyouthhockey.com for additional details or visit https://www.princetonyouthhockey.com/page/show/386051-coaches-corner

Rogers Youth Hockey is looking for coaches with all levels of experience to help grow our association for both boys and girls programs!

We are seeking out coaches that are both experienced and people who want to get started in coaching, as we have positions that would allow new coaches the ability to pair up with experienced coaches.  We are simply looking for the "Right" people that want to be part of an association that is thriving.  RYHA invests in coaching education clinics and seminars to help grow your coaching expertise and skills. Pay is available based on level and experience. If interested, please complete the RYHA Coaching Application HEREPlease reach out to Dan Miller, RYHA Coaching Director with further questions at: coachingdirector@rogershockey.com

South St. Paul/Inver Grove Heights Youth Hockey Association Coaching Opportunities

South St. Paul/Inver Grove Heights Youth Hockey is looking for qualified coaches at all boys’ levels (Bantams, Peewee, Squirts). Looking for dependable, knowledgeable candidates with a passion for hockey and teaching kids. Past competitive coaching a requirement at higher levels. 

Willing to provide coaching training and guidance for any possible candidates that may be interested in younger levels (on-ice training, practice plans, etc). Competitive pay along with travel expenses included.

Reimbursement also available for USA Hockey license and training.

Please reach out to TJ Kvilhaug sspyha.doc@gmail.com with any questions.

SPRING LAKE PARK YOUTH HOCKEY seeking BANTAM A COACH

Spring Lake Park is looking for an energetic and qualified head hockey coach for top level Bantam team. All travel is covered, more than competitive pay. Please contact jtranby@yahoo.com to discuss further.

St. Cloud Looking for Coaches at all Levels

St. Cloud Youth Hockey Association is looking for skilled, qualified, passionate, non-parent coaches at all levels of Squirts, Peewees and Bantams during 2023-2024 season. These positions are competitively paid including travel and hotel expenses. SCYHA is committed to developing all coaches by providing as many resources as possible. If you or someone you know may be interested, please email SCYHA President, at jared.p.smith@nm.com, by August 1st.

St. Michael-Albertville SEEKING YOUTH COACHES

St. Michael Albertville Youth Hockey Association is looking for qualified, passionate, non-parent coaches at all travel levels for both boys and girls during 2023-2024 season. These positions are competitively paid including travel and hotel expenses. STMAYHA is committed to developing all coaches by providing as many resources as possible. If you or someone you know may be interested, please email Boys HOC Director, at hocdirector@stmayha.org and Girls HOC Director, at girlshocdirector@stmayha.org by July 15th.

Waconia Hockey Association Seeking Competitive Coaches for 2023-2024 Season!

Waconia Hockey Association is in full planning mode for the 2023-2024 season and that includes lining up our coaches! Coaches play a huge role in our players' experience playing hockey both on and off the ice. We pride ourselves for having great coaches to represent Waconia Hockey and achieve our mission of providing a safe, fun and quality hockey program for our community’s youth.

Waconia Hockey Association does pay non-parent coaches. A Non-Parent head coach can receive $4,000 a season and a non-parent Assistant Coach can receive $1,500 a season. 

Registration can be found: https://waconiahockey.sportngin.com/register/form/324110288

More info on Waconia Hockey Association and Coaching: https://www.waconiahockey.org/page/show/203230-coaches-corner

For questions, contact Todd Hann at todd.r.hann@gmail.com

Winona Area Youth Hockey Association is looking for Bantam Level Head Coaches

Join Our Team as a Bantam Level Hockey Head Coach! 

Are you passionate about hockey and mentoring young athletes? We're on the hunt for a dedicated and enthusiastic Head Coach for our Bantam Level hockey team! 

Position: Bantam Level Hockey Head Coach

Location: Winona, MN

Application Deadline: September 30th

How to Apply: If you're ready to make a positive impact on young athletes' lives and be part of an exciting hockey journey, we want to hear from you! Please submit your application online on the website: https://www.winonahockey.com/page/show/23886-coaches

Woodbury High School Boys JV Coach

The Woodbury High School Boys JV Team has an opening for a coach. Please contact and send resume to wbolin@sowashco.org.