Job Title:

Senior Water Polo Coach


Fraser Valley Water Polo Club


Langley, BC

8889 Walnut Grove Drive, Langley, BC V1M 2M3

35 hours per week; $25-30 per hour depending on experience, plus performance bonus; 24 month contract

Location of work: 8889 Walnut Grove Drive, Langley, BC and 16555 Fraser Hwy, Surrey, BC

Job duties:

  • Plan, develop, and implement training and practice sessions for girls and boys water polo teams
  • Develop, plan, and co-ordinate competitive schedules and programs
  • Motivate and prepare athletes and teams for competitive schedules and programs
  • Formulate competitive strategies, develop game plans and directs athletes during games
  • Analyze and evaluate athletes’ and teams’ performances and modify training programs
  • Mentor club coaches
  • Some travel required for competition and other events

Skills requirements:

  • Passion for water polo and helping athletes reach their potential
  • Olympic and/or international competition and coaching experience is preferred with particular emphasis on European and US coaching and competition experience
  • Minimum 3 years of full-time experience in high performance water polo coaching at international level
  • Minimum 8 years coaching young boys or girls teams that compete nationally/internationally
  • National Coaching Certificate Program (NCCP) Competitive Coach training or international equivalent, or willingness to obtain the NCCP Competitive Coach training within an agreed timeframe


Please send a cover letter and resume to the attention of Doug MacLaren, Fraser Valley Water Polo Club Vice President, at or by mail to:

PO Box 32047
Walnut Grove Post Office
Langley, BC Canada V2W 0B9

Contact telephone: 604-328-5452

Posted 2017-10-16

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