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Photo Day - U12 and younger - April 18 and 19

Posted by Erica Kjekstad at Mar 31, 2015 11:43AM PDT ( 0 Comments )

The season will be off to a great start in no time – and we’re going to capture proof of the fun early this year!

Photo Day will be on Saturday, April 18 and Sunday, April 19 this year for players in U12 and younger.

Everyone in these age groups will receive a player and a team photo, but additional photos may also be ordered. Special order forms for this service are available here:

If you have any questions, or can’t make your practice that week, please let us know at

Keep on smiling!

The Victoria Junior Field Hockey Association (VJFHA) conducts a spring field hockey league from April through June each year. The Association is looking for a contract Administrator, reporting to the Association Treasurer, from May 2015 through June 2016 to assist with in-season and post-season activities for the 2015 season; and pre-season, in-season and post-season activities for the 2016 season. The work centres on membership management and communication. The contract will be reviewed for renewal on an annual basis by the board of directors.

Each year VJFHA runs a 10 week program for girls and boys aged 4 through 18. In 2014, over 400 players and 100 coaches were involved in the recreationally-focussed program. An on-line system is used for player registration and payment of fees. The majority of the administration work occurs in February through April each year.

Administrator responsibilities:
• provide and manage email communication to players, parents, division coordinators and coaches
• provide the lead administration role for the on-line registration system
• provide and manage specialised accounts for master coaches and division coordinators; and train coaches/coordinators in use of the system
• support players/parents as they register using the on-line system
• manage and maintain registration related information
• develop, maintain, manage and distribute division and team player lists
• prepare and submit player registration information to Field Hockey BC
• provide support to VJFHA special events such as Come Try the Game Free Days, First Day of Season, Photo Day, End of Season events, and Jamboree Day
• provide updates to the Board as requested
• provide a year-end report by June 30 each year
• attend VJFHA Board meetings when appropriate

You will bring to this position:
• good oral and written communication skills
• self-motivation and good attention to detail
• ability to provide positive phone and email support to people having trouble registering on the Juniors website
• your own computer for accessing email accounts and updating on-line resources
• available to work 40+ hours in each of February, March and April 2016
• knowledge of VJFHA activities and the game of field hockey is preferred

Proposed payment schedule and expected hours:
• Dec – $200 – 10 hours
• Jan – $500 – 25 hours
• Feb – $800 – 40 hours
• Mar – $1000 – 50 hours
• Apr – $1300 – 65 hours
• May – $300 – 15 hours
• June – $200 – 10 hours
• July through November – $200 – 10 hours over the five month period

If you are interested in applying for the position, please submit a resume and cover letter outlining your qualifications for the position via email to Bill Moffat, Treasurer, Victoria Junior Field Hockey Association at no later than April 7, 2015. All questions should be directed to the above email address.

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Trouble with registration?

Posted by Erica Kjekstad at Mar 21, 2015 9:19AM PDT

If you are experiencing difficulties accessing the online registration please check your web browser:

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Our annual Come Try the Game Free session is happening at UVIC this Sunday, March 6, 9-10 am – bring your kids, friends, neighbours, or family aged 4-18 to try a new sport! We provide sticks, balls, coaching, and fun! Sign up at

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To update your player profile...

Posted by Erica Kjekstad at Feb 22, 2015 6:42PM PST ( 0 Comments )

…with new information (email, telephone, or change of address) please go to

Thank you!