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Applications for 2019 Youth World Championship Coaches Positions Now Open

Applications for 2019 Youth World Championship Coaches Positions Now Open

USA Climbing is looking for two (2) Assistant Coaches and one (1) Apprentice Coach to assist World Youth Championships Head Coach Meghan McDonald.

Selected Coaches will be expected to:

  • Arrive in Arco no later than end of day before Opening Ceremonies
  • Leave Arco no earlier than end of day after Closing Ceremonies

Applying candidates must have:

  • Current USA Climbing Coach Certification
  • Minimum 2 years of professional climbing coaching experience (preference given to coaches that have served as a US Team Coach in the past)
  • A Coach Member in good standing with USA Climbing since 2017

Compensation:

  • Assistant Coach - $1500
  • Apprentice Coach - $800
  • Travel (flight, baggage, transfers) and lodging covered

In order to apply, please send:

  • A letter of interest in the body of an email
  • A description of applicable skills, experience, and capabilities for this event
  • A pdf attachment of your resume
  • Include any past events that you may have served as a US Team Coach

Address application to meg@usaclimbing.org by 11:59pm MT on January 24, 2019.

The selection committee will consist of:

  • USA Climbing Chief Executive Officer - Marc Norman
  • USA Climbing High Performance Director - John Muse
  • USA Climbing National Team Manager - Meg Coyne
  • World Youth Championships Head Coach - Meghan McDonald
  • Event US Team Manager - Kim Mitchell
  • Previous Seasons’ World Youth Championships Head Coach - Claudiu Vidulescu

The selected coach will be announced on January 28, 2019.

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