|CASEM is seeking applications for CMO of the Youth Olympic Games being held in Buenos Aires from October 6th to October 18th 2018.
The application form can be found on the CASEM website, or by clicking on the link below: casem-acmse.org/opportunities/application
Deadline for submission of applications to CASEM is February 28th 2018.
OPENING CEREMONY: October 6, 2018
CLOSING CEREMONY: October 18, 2018
SPORT: The COC is expected to participate in the following sports:
- Beach volleyball*
- Gymnastics – Artistic
- Gymnastics -Rhythmic
- Hockey – M
- Modern Pentathlon
- Rugby 7– W *
- Table Tennis
* Limited to one women’s and one men’s team per NOC across team sports
TEAM CANADA MEDICAL TEAM REQUIREMENTS:
The COC is expecting an overall Team size of 132 members (approximately 93 Athletes, 40 staff including sport staff and Mission Team.)
COC WILL BE RECRUITING:
Chief Medical Officer (1)
* Physiotherapists and/or Athletic Therapists
Priority will be given to those who can also provide a range of services (e.g. Massage)
These Mission Team positions are voluntary; there is no salary or honorarium. All expenses for participation as a member of the Mission Team will be covered by the Canadian Olympic Committee.
DEADLINE TO SUBMIT APPLICATION TO THE COC:
The COC encourages all interested participants to apply. Previous Multi-Sport Major Games experience is not mandatory. The ideal candidate will have experience working with youth sport and be committed to being a team player. Given the small team size, all Mission Team members will be expected to help out in a variety of functional areas. Bilingualism is considered an asset.
Commitment will be October 1/2 to October 20/21, 2018 (exact dates are TBC). As well, one weekend in August for a Mission Team planning session and monthly 45-minute calls starting in May.