Positions Vacant: Senior Men’s & Women’s Head Coach

The Western Port basketball Association is currently recruiting for the position of Head Coach for their Senior Men’s & Women’s teams for the Big V 2020 season.

The Western Port Basketball Association (WPBA) has a proud history and is continually striving to be a Big V force on the Mornington Peninsula. The Western Port Big V program is currently made up of four teams – Big V Men, Big V Women, Youth Men and Youth Women. Due to this, the Big V Coaches need to have a holistic view of the program and understand that he/she is not only coaching for today but have a clear view on the future by working to develop athletes and coaches in the U18 and U21 teams.

For season 2020 Western Port Basketball have applied to Big V to enter their Senior Men’s ream for State Championship Men.

Head Coach’s primary duties:

To develop and sustain a strong core group of players to compete in the Big V, whilst building a pathway for Western Port Junior Steelers through our VJBL and Youth League programs. You will work with our Youth League coaches and under the directions of the Senior Representative Committee (SRC), General Committee (GC) and WPBA Staff.

The successful candidate will demonstrate the following skills and attributes:

  • NCAS Level One Accreditation or equivalent experience.

  • Demonstrated history in basketball with a passion to develop.

  • Demonstrated knowledge and understanding at the desired level.

  • Ability to lead, train and communicate with players in a disciplined, professional and informative manner.

  • Work effectively with key stakeholders.

  • Attend all training sessions, games and tournaments.

  • Strong communications skills.

  • Share coaching philosophies and knowledge.

  • Adhere to the Basketball Victoria Codes of Conduct and relative Big V policies.

  • Adhere to the Western Port Big V Program Policies to ensure the achievement of desired outcomes.

Remuneration for the position(s) is negotiable.

Resumes and written applications of interest are to be forwarded in confidence to the Senior Representative Committee via email to snrrep@wpba.com.au.  Applications close Monday 30th September, 2019.

Please note not all applicants will be contacted

If you have any queries regarding this position, please contact the Senior Representative Committee at snrrep@wpba.com.au.

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