At least one parent of each player on your team must take on a 'team duty' to ensure that the team runs smoothly and the workload is spread out. The duties can be shared if there are more parent volunteers than jobs. Please review the following team jobs and let your manager know which one you would like to be responsible for.
Must complete a volunteer form and have a Police Background Check. Require the appropriate coaching certification before Dec.15 of the starting year.
Initially the manager is responsible for assigning all the team duties. Takes care of rescheduling games, making sure refs are paid, and making sure the team runs smoothly. The Manager Certification course is optional.
Current First Aid Certification Required. Must have a Police Background Check.
Looks after the jerseys for each game, and ensures that team equipment (goalie equipment, rings etc.) is in good condition. Notifies the Ringette Committee Equipment Coordinator of any deficiencies.
Time Keepers, Score Keepers, Shot Clock - 3 or 4 volunteers required to cover games. One parent should be in charge to make sure that all minor officials are in place for each game.
Takes care of team funds. Puts together a team budget that includes fundrasing income and expenses such as tournaments and team building activities. Collects money from the team. Responsible for keeping track of refereeing receipts for reimbursements.
Plans any team building functions (ie. Christmas party, year end pafty) for their team and helps out with any functions that the Ringette Committee Social Coordinator has planned (ie. Ringette Week activities).
Helps plan any fundraising that their team would like to partake in.
Help coaches on ice during practices.
Sends team pictures and short articles to the Communications Coordinator for the local newspapers and the Cochrane Ringette website.
Provides toumament information to the team, fills out entry forms, collects tournament fees, and takes care of ovemight accommodation reservations.
Represents the team on the planning committee for the annual Cochrane Classic Ringette Tournament.