2022 Sports Coach - Wenona School - Closing date 27 May 2022

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  • North Sydney New South Wales, Australia
  • May 14, 2022
casual coaching

Job Description

Wenona is seeking outstanding and enthusiastic casual sport coaches and referees in select sports for the 2022 Winter Season and other all year round programs. The sporting program at Wenona is a vibrant and central part of school life, characterised by high levels of student engagement and participation that focuses on team spirit, fair play, courage, adventure and balanced, healthy lifestyles.

All coaching positions will require before and/or after school training commitments with the possibility to negotiate days. Coaching and referee positions require you to be available on Saturdays, normally a morning commitment. Pay and conditions are determined by experience, qualifications and level of professional representation as determined by the Principal in consultation with the Director of Sport and Performance K-12.

Successful applicants will be required to provide the School with a current Working with Children Certificate and required to undertake a coach induction process.

Calendar Overview

Senior School Competition

  • Term 2 & 3: Basketball, Football, Hockey, Netball
  • Year round training: Swimming, Fitness, Tennis, Athletics and Cross Country

Junior School Competition

  • Term 2: Netball, Hockey
  • Term 3: Touch Football, AFL
  • Term 4: Basketball
  • Year round training: Basic Skills

Referees

  • Basketball, Football and Water Polo

Personal Attributes

  • An active interest in and commitment to the promotion of Girls’ sport
  • Ability to role model effective behaviours while acknowledging professional boundaries
  • Ability to communicate in a professional and timely manner
  • Ability to develop and implement programs set by the Head of Sport and respective Sport Coordinator
  • Reliable and committed to each season
  • A commitment to professional development and to working in accordance with the Wenona Staff Code of Conduct
  • A sense of humour

Wenona is an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion, sexual orientation or age.

Application process

Applicants should submit a full curriculum vitae, cover letter stating your coaching experience and sport of choice, copies of current qualifications, Working with Children Certificate and the contact details of three professional references.

Successful applicants will be invited to interview during the year as the seasons approach.

All employees at Wenona School must comply with current Public Health Orders pertaining to COVID-19 vaccinations. All must be double vaccinated for COVID-19 or able to meet the exemption criteria as determined by NSW Health.