The Sherwood Park Kings Athletic Club is currently accepting qualified candidates for the position of Head Coach for our AAA and AA Teams in the 2024-25 season. As a leader, you will be instrumental in cultivating a constructive and competitive atmosphere, prioritizing player growth, sportsmanship, and collaborative teamwork.


Position: Head Coach 

Organization: Sherwood Park Kings Athletic Club (SPKAC)

Location: Sherwood Park, Alberta



  • To uphold and embrace the SPKAC four pillars – Hockey, Education, Community and Character
  • Contribute and assist in guiding the program, team, and staff in a suitable and structured direction
  • Establish an environment that promotes positivity and inclusivity, providing learning opportunities for all athletes
  • Coach the team in all games and practices
  • Coordinate the delegation of responsibilities to assistant coaches and team staff
  • Plan on and off-ice activities
  • Organize parent meetings to share coaching philosophy and hockey curriculum
  • Plan, implement and control pre-game preparation and communication with the players
  • Plan and execute practice plans promoting individual and team skills development
  • Establish team rules and oversee the supervision of the athletes



  • Established coaching background in elite youth or junior hockey
  • Knowledge of hockey development, skills, strategies, and tactics
  • Obtained, or working towards obtaining the required coaching certifications including (HP1 for AAA)
  • Strong leadership, communication, and mentoring skills



Visit our website at and fill out the Coach Application form under the Coaches menu.




The deadline for applications is March 11, 2024. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.