Employment & Coaching Opportunities

To apply for any of these positions, please fill out application form and volunteer background check form below and return to NORA by email at doral@norarec.org or by dropping off/mailing to:
Northwest Ottawa Recreation Authority
1415 S. Beechtree St
Grand Haven, MI 49417


Northwest Ottawa Recreation Authority is always looking for enthusiastic individuals interested in coaching middle school students in the following sports:
  • Baseball - Spring - Assistant Coaches for 2 teams
  • Softball - Spring - Assistant Coaches for 2 teams
  • Lacrosse - Spring - Assistant Coaches for 2 teams
  • Cheerleading - Fall - Winter I - Head Coach & Assistant Coach

  1. Coaching for fall sports is a commitment from September thru December for Cheer.
  2. Coaching for winter sports is a commitment from December thru February.
  3. Coaching for spring sports is a commitment from mid-March thru May.
Typically 5 days a week (games and practices), after school, with minimal weekends for a few of the games and tournaments.  

Head coaches with NORA sometimes opted for $300 pay (some coaches have volunteered their time) for the season per team.  It is also the responsibility of the coach to help to secure sponsors and organize fundraisers to offset the funding of the sport. 

 Please contact NORA at 850-5125 if you are interested in coaching or instructing students.

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