Are you our new head coach?

The Board of Tønsbergs Turn Figure skating club is looking for a new head coach starting February/March 2020. We are located in Tønsberg, a lovely city located by the coast, approximately 1hour drive from Oslo. In the city and nearby we have good opportunities for both urban and outdoor activities.

The club currently has approximately 40 active athletes’ at different levels, in addition our own skating school. The training takes place in Tønsberg Ishall 5 days per week in addition to off-ice training. Tønsberg Ishall is currently being renovated and will be reopened in November 2019. The coaching staff consists of one head coach and four part-time trainers. Working as head coach with our club can be combined with other training missions or other work.

Your responsibilities:

  • Train skaters at all levels, both on-ice and off-ice
  • Choreography and preparation for races
  • Follow the skaters to competitions (in cooperation with other colleagues)
  • Be the main contributor to the club’s future development; including:
    • Planning and organizing groups and other tasks in cooperation with the team of coaches
    • Develop the club in a positive direction with focus on recruitment and development of existing runners

Experience and abilities we are looking for:

  • Good experience as a coach at all levels
  • Experience with choreography and music / elaboration of race
  • Good communication skills
  • Outgoing, engaged and cooperative
  • Inspiration for figure skating sports
  • Scandinavian- or English language

We offer:

  • Motivated and committed skaters
  • Nice and committed coach colleagues
  • Wages in accordance to agreement
  • A committed board that will develop the club together with you.

Any questions, as well as application and CV are to be sent to Natalie Lidal,