2020 NAIG Coaches Callout

2020 NAIG Coaches Callout


Indigenous Sport & Wellness Ontario (ISWO) will be accepting applications for volunteer positions as Coaches (Head, Coach, Assistant). These positions are now available for various sport categories for the North American Indigenous Games (NAIG) which will take place in Halifax, Nova Scotia on July 12-18, 2020.

In conjunction with ISWO staff, the Chef de Mission, respective Sport Managers, and Coaching staff are required to oversee the participation, supervision, and the guidance of athletes attending these Games. Coaching staff are required to abide by the policies, a code of conduct, rules and regulations, as well as other guidelines established by ISWO, the NAIG Council and the 2020 Host Society.

Coaching staff will consist of a Head Coach and Assistant Coach(es) as selected through an application process. Coaches will also organize, encourage and select athletes in consultation with Sport Managers and ISWO. In collaboration with Provincial Sport Organizations (PSOs), Coaches will assist with province-wide talent identification, evaluations, team development strategies and/or camp deliveries.


Access the 2020 NAIG Coaching Application here. 

The deadline to apply for a 2020 NAIG Team Ontario Coaches position is Tuesday, January 15, 2019, at 5:00 pm EST. 


All questions regarding the 2020 NAIG Coaches application can be directed to either Keir Johnston, ISWO Manager of Games and High-Performance Sport at Keir.Johnston@iswo.ca or Mekwan Tulpin, ISWO High Performance Coordinator at Mekwan.Tulpin@iswo.ca.