Oct 12, 2021

Head Coach, Volleyball - Volleyball South Australia - Salary Up to $70,000 pa - Closing 11 Nov 2021

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  • Adelaide South Australia, Australia
Full time, Contractor/temporary coaching Volleyball

Job Description

Volleyball SA (VSA) is seeking an enthusiastic, knowledgeable and professional Head Coach to lead the exciting expansion of the Talent Identification and Development (TDS) program as part of the VSA Academy. If you are an experienced (or aspiring) professional volleyball coach who understands and can leverage the value of community networks to link talent identification and development with a specialised program, then you should consider this role. The successful candidate will inherently understand how to incorporate the fun of junior volleyball with effective preparation for high performance pathways, so if this sounds like you, I would encourage you to apply for this opportunity to build something important and sustainable for the future of South Australian Volleyball. Any interstate applicants are also encouraged to apply.

The Head Coach of the Academy TDS program will manage the U18 years development pathways for Volleyball SA and is required to:

  • Create substantial growth in the current Talent Search/Talent Identification program within VSA (including regional areas) and expand the VSA TDS program placements to increase the pool of talent and ensure sustainable outcomes in South Australian volleyball.
  • Work with the VSA General Manager, the Intensive Performance (IPS) Head Coach, the Participation Manager and various other national pathways program coaches to plan and be involved in the direct delivery of one component of the successful SA pathways program. This program will include the development of technical, tactical awareness, physical and psychological skills in VSA Academy TDS athletes to progress to the Australian Volleyball Academy or IPS programs. 
  • Coordinate competition opportunities for the TDS program including but not limited to state team representation in Australian Youth Volleyball and Beach Volleyball championships. 
  • Execute all administration associated with the Academy TDS program including the contribution to budgeting and provision of reports

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