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UNIVERSITY OF OTTAWA: Assistant Director, High Performance Athletics


This is a Full-time position in Ottawa, ON posted September 10, 2020.

Salary(Grade:NM2) Hiring salary range $89497-$123,054 Position Purpose Responsible for the leadership, development and implementation of annual and multi-year sport-specific performance planning to help all University of Ottawa Varsity Sports and Club Programs in achieving provincial and national success and recognition as a leader in academic, ethical and sport performance at the CIS sport level.

The candidate will work with all Sports Services staff to assist in enhancing the mission, image and reputation of the University of Ottawa’s Athletics program and Varsity teams.

Serves as a top advisor to the Director, acting as the representative of the Sports Services when required.

Provides leadership and direction to the Sport Services Executive table, leading and managing change, developing programs and services where coaches, athletes and teams are supported in their pursuit of excellence, through extensive internal and external collaboration with a broad range of constituents including coaches, athletes, alumni, all Athletics and Recreation (A& R) personnel, as well askey campus and community stakeholders.

Essential Qualifications University degree (Master’s Degree preferred), or equivalent experience in physical education, kinesiology, sport administration, sport management, or a sport business related fieldSeven years of experience managing sport programs, including planning, development, operations, evaluation, financial, human resources and administration; Understanding of the provincial and national university sport environmentExperience working with coaches, administering, budgeting, planning and managing sport programsExtensive familiarity with high performing athletes and the services required to support performanceAbility to share the values that are consistent with the high standards of the University of Ottawa and its mission to provide quality educationAbility to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekendsBilingualism English and French (spoken and written) Key Competencies Key competencies required at the University of Ottawa:Planning: Organize in time a series of actions or events in order to achieve an objective or a project.

Plan and organize own work and priorities in regular daily activities.Initiative: Demonstrate creativity and initiative to suggest improvements and encourage positive results.

Be proactive and self-starting.

Show availability and willingness to go above and beyond expectations whenever possible.Service Excellence: Reflect a positive attitude, demonstrate competence and professionalism, treat members of the community with respect, exercise care, devote full attention and find solutions.

(Visit the section ”Useful links” on the home page to read the detailed definition).Teamwork and Cooperation: Cooperate and work well with other members of the team to reach common goal.

Accept and give constructive feedback.

Adjust own behaviour to reach team goals.

Other competencies Staff Management Experience in supervision, performance evaluation, and conflict resolutionDemonstrated experience in Long Term Athlete Development Note All qualified candidates are invited to apply; however, preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents.

The University of Ottawa is an equal opportunity employer.

We strongly encourage applications from women, Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities and racialized persons.

If you are invited to continue the selection process, please notify us of any particular adaptive measures you might require.

This position is excluded from all union accreditation units.

All applications will be considered equally.

Priority will be given to employees who have an entitlement as defined by their collective agreement or university policies.

This posting may appear simultaneously on external websites.

Schedule with an average of 35hrs/week.

Requirements related to skills and experience are determined by the University of Ottawa, and all positions are subject to relevant laws, collective agreements, and regulations.

Please note that we will only communicate with candidates who are chosen for a preselection test or for an interview.

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