Netball Coaches

November 5, 2021

Job Location: Brisbane
Employer: St Margaret’s Anglican Girls School
Casual/Vacation

St Margaret’s Anglican Girls School is one of Queensland’s leading independent schools, fostering in students confidence, compassion, academic excellence and a lifelong love of learning.  We look for all staff to be committed to and in harmony with the Anglican ethos of the school.

SPORT AT ST MARGARET’S

St Margaret’s has a long, proud history of women in sport.  The school was one of three founding members of the Queensland Girls’ Secondary Schools Sports Association (QGSSSA) in 1908, an association that continues today.  The primary school is a member of the Andrews Cup Competition.  As testament to the school’s commitment to the sporting program at the school, in 2020 the school’s sports precinct was opened.  This world class facility incorporates a water polo sized heated swimming pool with two 50m lanes, tennis courts, gymnasium, a strength and conditioning gym, an indoor climbing wall featuring seven belay stations and 76m2 of climbing and modern health and physical education classrooms.

NETBALL COACHES

St Margaret’s netball teams represent the school in various competitions throughout the year. This includes QGSSSA competition, Downey Park Netball Association club competition, QISSN and the Vicki Wilson Cup school competition. 

The netball program is coordinated by our Head of Netball, and supported by Teacher Assistants, a Lead Coach and a number of Coaches.  Coaches lead one or two training sessions per week with fixtures to be held on Saturdays. 

We are currently seeking a number of Coaches for our 2022 netball season. The role of coach is to deliver coaching sessions developed by the Lead Coach which encourage students in skill and technique development.  To view the position description please click here.

THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE

You will be an experienced and qualified coach who has a proven ability to develop young Netball players skills and instil a passion for the sport.  

Essential requirements:

  • Have, or be working towards, a minimum Netball Australia – Foundation Coaching accreditation.  Netball Australia Development Coaching accreditation or higher will be highly regarded.
  • Previous coaching experience.
  • Experience in playing netball.
  • A working with children blue card or exemption card.
  • A current first aid and CPR certificate.

Bring your specialist knowledge and experience, passion and enthusiasm to coach the next generation of sportspeople.

To Apply:  Applications are to be addressed to the Principal and be received by 9am Thursday 18 November 2021. 

Please note, successful candidates will require a valid blue card prior to commencing employment at St Margaret’s.  Candidates that do not currently hold a valid blue card are advised to apply for a blue card to ensure they are job-ready.

Please direct any enquiries to [email protected]

St Margaret’s supports the rights of children and young people and is committed to the safety, welfare and wellbeing of students and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All candidates are required to undergo a screening process prior to appointment and the successful candidate must comply with School policies and relevant legislation relating to Student protection.

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