Casual Sports Coaches - Mentone Girls' Grammar School - Closing 23 Nov 2020

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  • Melbourne Victoria, Australia
  • Sep 25, 2020
Full time coaching

Job Description

  • Sports Coaches Needed
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Commencement Term 1, 2021

Mentone Girls’ Grammar is a leading, progressive Australian School specialising in girls' education and wellbeing.  Through our global reach and enterprise culture we are empowering the next generation of enterprising girls to become confident, remarkable women. 

The School is looking for suitably qualified, enthusiastic, and innovative Sports Coaches to join our team in a casual capacity. Mentone Girls' Grammar is a Girls' Sport Victoria school, competing in different sports each term. Coaches with expertise in the following areas are invited to apply: Sport Aerobics, Dance, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, Cross Country, Hockey, Volleyball, Badminton, Cricket, Netball, Hockey, Soccer and AFL.

As a Sports Coach, you will be given the opportunity to work with all members of the School’s Sports program to create the best opportunity for students to have successful and enjoyable sporting experiences and be a positive role model for our students. We are looking for applicants who are energetic and confident working with children of all ages and abilities, and who are proven team players with strong communication skills.

Key Responsibilities

  • Plan and implement an enjoyable, age and skill appropriate coaching programs
  • Develop a positive team spirit and an attitude of sportsmanship, fair play and observe the etiquette of the game.
  • Provide students with a positive sporting role model and encourage appropriate conduct at both training sessions and fixtures.
  • Ensure the smooth running of the Sporting program

You will be

  • An experienced or newly qualified Sports Coach
  • Experienced in coaching a specific sport
  • Confident in delivering planned coaching programs that engages students and keeps them focused
  • A strong coach who takes pride in their coaching methods and is familiar with what motivates girls to participate in sport

Special requirements

  • Current Full VIT Registration or Working with Children Check (Employee)
  • Level 1 Coaching Accreditation (minimum)
  • Current CPR Certificate
  • Current First Aid Certificate
  • Excellent Communication skills
  • Well-developed skills in working with girls


  • 2 years’ experience and/or background in the relevant sport

What’s on offer?

  • In return for your skills, experience and commitment to the success of our School, we offer a competitive salary and attractive employment opportunities and further training.

Essential Requirements

Desirable Criteria