Female Mentorship Program

What this program provides

Sport Manitoba Coaching’s Female Mentorship Program presented by Bison Transport is a key initiative dedicated to increasing the number of confident and competent female coaches in all contexts in our province.

Together, Sport Manitoba and Bison Transport are working to affect positive change. This program focuses on working with passionate female coaches as mentees and providing them with knowledgeable and passionate female mentors.  

Purpose

  • Create a mentorship program for female coaches in Manitoba through meaningful mentee / mentor pairings.
  • Provide an online community of practice for mentee coaches to build and enhance their toolkits.
  • Provide female coaches from a range of sports and contexts, with the opportunity to learn from other knowledgeable coaches across the province.
  • Enhance the coaching pool of Manitoba coaches that are qualified and have the tools to coach at their desired contexts, from Fundamentals to Train to Train.
  • Create relationships amongst coaches that are lasting and supportive, allowing for the sustainability of our current female coaches throughout the province.

Eligibility

Mentee:
  • Must self-identify as a female
  • Must be a registered coach in Manitoba with a Provincial Sport Organization
  • Must have a minimum of 1 year of coaching experience
Mentor:
  • Must self-identify as a female
  • Must be a registered coach in Manitoba with a Provincial Sport Organization
  • Minimum 5 years coaching experience
  • Must be NCCP trained/certified in context coaching
  • Willing to share knowledge and experiences to mentees

Bison Transport is committed to the betterment of our communities and proudly presents the Sport Manitoba Coaching Female Mentorship program.

Timelines

  • The deadline for applications is September 7, 2020.
  • Launch of program will be during National Coaches Week September 19-27, 2020

Apply for Program

Mentee Application

Mentor Application


Please submit competed applications to:
Sport Manitoba Coaching
145 Pacific Avenue
Winnipeg, MB R3B 2Z6
or
email: susan.lamboo@sportmanitoba.ca