Job Description: Misfit Ultimate Coach - Summer


Founded in 2008, Misfit Ultimate is Canada’s largest youth ultimate program with 11 teams and 300+ participants each year.

As a Misfit Ultimate Coach, you will work with 1-2 other coaches and be responsible for teaching, inspiring, and supervising a Misfit team during the 2020 Summer season (June - September/October). You will be required to attend and lead 1-3 practices each week and any tournaments that your team attends.

Specific Duties and Responsibilities

  • Complete background checks and training required by the VUL, BCU, or Ultimate Canada, and adhere at all times to the VULS Youth Supervisor Code of Conduct
  • Attend all team practices an tournaments as both a chaperone and coach.
  • Ensuring all recommended COVID-19 health guidelines are followed before, during, and after practices.
  • Develop and execute practice plans in partnership with the other coaches, adjusting accordingly after weekly evaluations
    • Ensuring all practices are designed in accordance with viaSport and BC Ultimate's Return to Play guidelines
  • Focus on developing a positive, fun, inclusive, and spirited team culture
  • Provide weekly status updates to the Coordinators
  • Complete end-of-year feedback survey
  • Any other coaching-related duties reasonably requested by the Coordinators



  • Strong interest in developing the game of ultimate with youth
  • Strong ultimate background, including a demonstrated understanding of Spirit of the Game
  • Agree to a Code of Conduct and complete a criminal record check
  • Age 19+


  • Previous experience teaching and/or coaching youth (e.g. youth leader, instructor)
  • NCCP or USAU coaching certifications
  • First aid certification
  • Experience playing ultimate at the provincial or national level


  • Training opportunities: NCCP certification, First Aid, etc
  • Stipend: $500 - $800, contingent on completion of all required responsibilities
  • Opportunity to develop your leadership and ultimate skills
  • A whole lot of fun!


Coaching applications for the 2021 summer season will be released soon!

For additional information, or if you have any questions, please email the Misfit Coordinators at