RA Squash Club (Ottawa) Seeking Squash Professional


The Recreational Association for the Public Service of Canada (RA) is a member owned recreation, sport and fitness association with over 20,000 members. The RA’s main campus on Riverside Drive in Ottawa, Ontario boasts of 300,000 square feet of facilities including: seven international squash courts, one racquetball / handball court, six badminton courts, 6 pickleball courts, fitness centre, six sheets of curling ice, hockey arena, archery range, multi-purpose rooms, sports bar, café, event and conference rooms and other athletic facilities. the club takes pride in having a core membership of 140 plus players, a strong and supportive Club Executive Committee, vibrant open and women’s leagues, tournaments and a developing junior program.

The Club is seeking a motivated squash player to lead the on-court and membership development activities of the Club.

The successful candidate will be responsible for including: 1) Instruction/Coaching / Program development, 2) Special events and tournaments, 3) Member stewardship

Major Responsibilities:

  • Provide one-on- one coaching and group instruction for members
  • Design and deliver coaching program for Junior members.
  • Coordinating Leagues and Programs for all members.
  • Managing and organizing tournaments and socials.
  • Providing ongoing exceptional service to all members.
  • Marketing and promoting of Squash Club membership

Position Requirements:

  • Squash instructional experience
  • Coaching certification
  • Playing experience at provincial and/or national tournaments is an asset
  • Adherence to Canadian Coaching Association Code of Ethics
  • First Aid and CPR Certifications
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Flexible schedule, as hours will fluctuate with the season, tournaments and league dates
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, strong interpersonal skills

We offer a competitive compensation package. Please submit a cover letter and resume to Jill Pomeroy, Coordinator, Recreation Club Services at jpomeroy@racentre.com.