Check this out: OUA Basketball Officials Supervisor!

Reports to: (OBA) Director of Basketball Operations

With your confident calm demeanor, keen knowledge of the game, commitment to fair play and passion are you ready to take that officials/referee experience and help others to be their best?

The Ontario Basketball Association (OBA) is seeking a professional with a solid background in game management who has a vast knowledge of basketball officiating and experience in administration to become the OUA Officials Supervisor under Ontario Basketball.

Reporting to the Director of Basketball Operations, the OUA Basketball Supervisor will assist in the oversight and management of the official’s panel for the sport of basketball within the OUA including carrying out official’s evaluation, mentoring and assisting with the assignment process.

The Ontario Basketball Association knows the importance of developing officials ensuring they are working games, being mentored and having fun – and if you do, we want you!

To succeed in this position, you must have excellent interpersonal skills, strong organizational skills and experience in basketball officiating and administration. The ideal candidate will have a minimum 10 years officiating experience at the university level and a minimum of 15 years officiating in Ontario, previous experience with people performance management processes and/or mentoring evaluating officials will be preferred.

The role of the supervisor will include but not be limited to; ensure the application of the FIBA rules are understood and enforced by the hired panel of officials, circulation of FIBA rule updates and points of emphasis to coaches, assign league games in accordance with quality of officials, considering travel distance and budget requirements, participate in the evaluation of officials on the panel.

To learn more about the Ontario Basketball Association, click here.

Compensation for the position will be an honorarium including travel expenses. The term of this agreement is from September 1st, 2021 to April 31st, 2022.

Any questions on this position can be directed to Kauri LaFontaine (, don’t hesitate to reach out as needed.

Please submit your resume and cover letter in confidence by end of day on August 27th, 2021 to Kauri LaFontaine at