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Open Positions & Volunteers Needed

OPEN POSITIONS

WYHA Open Positions
As a volunteer organization, Webster Youth Hockey is always looking for help.  During the Fall, we post the Board & Officer positions on their normal 3 year cycle.  During the rest of the year, we are always looking for anyone who is willing volunteer their time or talent/skills to serve as a Webster Committee person. We are grateful for the time and energy parents and families already contribute. 

  • Vice-President - Girls Hockey (OPEN, term ends 11/2018)
  • Board of Directors & Officer Positions whose terms end on 11/2017
    • President
    • Vice-President of Travel
    • Board Member (one with term ending 11/2020 & one ending 11/2018)
  • Some of the other Committee Member opportunities include:
    • Manager Coordinators (report to Division VPs)
      • Experienced manager to serve as mentor to new managers & answer questions about "how to?"
    • people to help on the Communications committee
    • assistants to our Travel, Girls & Empire House VP's
    • A rep to go to the Webster Sports Council meeting
    • WNYAHL meeting Webster Rep (attend WNY meeting in Buffalo 8 times a year and report to Committee on Travel issues & decisions)
    • Attend West Section Meeting twice per year in Buffalo and represent Webster
    • Empire Commissioners/Reps/Alternates
    • GLGHL (girls) Rep
    • Goalie Coordinator
    • Tournament Directors & Assistant DIrectors for Boulter, Girls and Cyclone Challenge
    • To name a few.   If you have an idea, let us know!

Please email interest for committees to secretary@wyha.com and complete the Board Application located on the Contact Us page.
Looking forward to working with you!

Frequently Asked Questions about Volunteering with WYHA

Team Positions:
       Head Coach: appointed by the Division VP's
       Asst Coaches/Managers/Locker Room Attendants: selected by head coaches with Division VP input

Committee Member:
      Appointed by Board & Officers
      Generally have very specific roles and responsibilities
      Responsibilities may only last for a portion of the season
           (example: Picture Day coordinator)

Board Members:
      Interview and Appoint Officers, Approve Budget & WYHA Direction
      Must attend Annual Meeting In November     
      Attend Committee Meetings
      May attend Officer Meetings to provide advice when needed
      Generally have extensive Board & Hockey Experience


Officers:
      Responsible for day to day running of WYHA
      Most have Committee members reporting to them

 

Question:  I would like to help but only have limited time?
Answer: Consider helping at the team level on or off ice. Also look at the Committee member roles, many of them have short term responsibilities.  If one of them interests you, contact the Secretary.  Note: WYHA is open to new committee member responsibilities so if you have skills which you think will be helpful to the league, contact the Secretary.