Vacancies - Coaching

Curtin Football supports and encourages new and existing coaches through their development. Curtin Football Club offers honourarium payments based on experience and qualifications.

To apply or if you have any queries please contact:

techsubcommittee@curtinfootball.com

Mike Chapman (Technical Director) 0410-354-300

Campbell Ballantyne (President) 0402-421-233


NOTE: All rewards listed are suggested only and are subject to final committee approval



State League Goalkeeping Coach

Portfolio or responsibilities would include
• Running training sessions specifically to goalkeeping State League, but invitations are extended to youth and commitment goalkeepers from the clubs lower grades
• Running training and match day warm-ups and cooldowns for goalkeepers
• Working with the first team coach on integrating the Goalkeeping program into football sessions\
• Contributing to team strategy/selection discussions
• Set up of team structure at defensive set pieces

Commitment – Tuesday and Thursday evenings (we could work with only 1 for an excellent candidate) and match days. Remuneration would be honourarium style in line with our coach remuneration schedule which is dependent on the experience and qualifications you hold. Ideally, we are looking for a person who already holds Goalkeeping coaching certification, but for the right candidate, the club can support you towards the qualification.

This role is vacant now so if you wanted to start and contribute for the remainder of the 2018 season that is possible. Current Curtin students studying relevant disciplines strongly encouraged to apply.

to apply - either comment message or email a cv to campbell.ballantyne@curtinfootball.com


State League Assistant - Technical development outfield players

Portfolio or responsibilities would include

  • The role primarily exists to improve the individual technical skill of players
  • Develop individual plans for each player with technical strengths and weaknesses
  • create practices to work on weaknesses in small groups
  • Have a portfolio of positional specific practices that work in small groups of 3/4 players.
  • use video analysis for individual technical improvement (as opposed to game video analysis which is about tactical team improvement). This role would be comparable to a golf swing coach when it comes to striking the ball first touch etc, body shape in one on ones etc.
  • one on one coaching sessions

Commitment – Tuesday and Thursday evenings (we could work with only 1 for an excellent candidate) and match days. Remuneration would be honourarium style in line with our coach remuneration schedule which is dependent on the experience and qualifications you hold. Ideally, we are looking for a person who already holds an AFC C license or higher, but for the right candidate, the club can support you towards the qualification.

This role is vacant now so if you wanted to start and contribute for the remainder of the 2018 season that is possible. Current Curtin students studying relevant disciplines strongly encouraged to apply.

to apply - either comment message or email a cv to campbell.ballantyne@curtinfootball.com



COACHes AMATEur men's - Head coach role available

Curtin University Football Club is seeking coaches for its 2 Amateur teams for the 2019 season.Internal applicants including 2017 incumbents are welcome to apply

Club funded coach education/courses are available.

We are looking to fill a head coach role and one reserve team coach. Having earned promotion 2016 and 2017, our amateur teams are extremely motivated and looking to compete and push towards promotion in 2019. Training is Tuesday and Thursday nights

metropolitan men's

We are looking for player coaches / managers for our metro teams 5 teams. These teams tend to operate in pairs with another squad so we look to have 3 organisers between two teams. Training is once a week and we have some teams that train Wednesday and some Thursday in 2018, but we are open to changes to this based on the coaches. This role would be a perfect introduction to coaching, expectations for training session would be occasional fitness or practice drills, but as this is mainly a participation level training is mainly either small games or full games with other metro teams.



Lets play saturday - coaches

This our in house program for 8s-11s. It is running now until xmas and will start again after Summer school holidays. 10am for 2 hours. You will work alongside our very highly qualified Technical director. A great place to start out your coaching.


Thursday in house fustal - CoachEs / coordinators

We are looking to launch a new product of Thursday night futsal for 12-18 year olds , both boys and girls. This product is mainly faciliating the games / set up rather than coaching.


JUNIOR COACHING OPPORTUNITIES


Join us for season 2019

Our club will provide you with the support and resources you will need to be an effective coach of a team of players in this age group, facilitating training sessions and organising game day player involvement

Responsibilities include:

  • Planning and delivering training sessions throughout the season;
  • Ensuring all participants are given equal opportunity to play;
  • Managing game-day player rotations;
  • Consistently emphasising enjoyment and involvement rather than winning and competition; and
  • Promoting supportive and positive behaviours.

In particular, we are looking for coaches for our 8s players. This is a great opportunity to to get involved in organising fun football exercises with an emphasis on building a love of the game.


Currently the below roles are vacant

Under 8s - 4 roles, these players are graduating from our in house 4v4 under 7's product so will be in club football in a 7v7 against other clubs for the first time

Under 9s expecting 5 teams we have 3 vacancies

Under 10s and 11s - all coaches have recommitted, but we are interested in candidates as assistants or to run extension programs.

Under 12s - 1 head coaching vacancy (we run 2-3 teams at this age) - Boys

Under 13s - 2 teams unfortunately both 2018 coaches have to step aside - Boys

Under 14's - 2 teams unfortunately both 2018 coaches have to step aside. - Boys

Under 15's - 2 teams unfortunately both 2018 coaches have to step aside. - Boys

We are also interested in any coaches interestd in helping us develop a girls only product.


Other vacancies

  • 5-7's Miniroos coaches - we currently run a program Wednesday night, but we would open a second night if we can recruit more coaches. This would open up more options for more children to join the club
  • Inhouse programs - If you are interested in helping run one of our inhouse programs or starting a new one we would love to hear from you