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Head Coach for special needs baseball

Organization: Miracle League of Ottawa

Commitment: Short term less than 6 months

Availability: Weekends; Evenings

Language Preference: English

Number of Positions Available: 12

Location: Ottawa - East

Deadline: Mar 31, 2018


Head Coach Responsibilities
• Coordinates team activities with Assistant Coach and Team
• Verifies that each player has a signed registration form
• Ensures that each player receives a uniform
• Provides players’ families with game schedule prior to the start of the season
• Maintains regular contact with players and their families to provide information on upcoming events, schedule changes or game cancellation due to weather
• Communicates concerns regarding specific players to the League Director
• Attends Coaches meetings as called by Director of Coaches
• Arrives at field at least 15 minutes prior to game time
• Provides copies of team line-up to umpire and announcer before each game (player’s name and number)
• Manages team equipment and ensures its arrival before each game
• Assists players as they cross home plate
• Ensures that the game keeps moving to avoid running past the start time for the next scheduled game
• Demonstrates enthusiasm and concern for each player and family


Amy Lays



Volunteer Opportunity Address
3659 Navan Road, Orleans ON


Good for people interested in: Disability Support; Sports

You will be working with: Aboriginals (First Nation, Metis, Inuit); Visible Minorities or New Canadians; Disadvantaged; LGBTTQ; Men; People with disabilities or medical conditions; Youth (16-18 years); Youth (11-15 years); Children (0-10 years); Seniors; Women; Youth (19-24 years); Homeless; Athletes

Organization category: Culture and recreation

Volunteer Considerations

Time it will take to contact applicants - 2-3 weeks

This position would be great for - Groups

Vulnerable sector check required: Yes