APPLICATIONS for Victorian state team coaches and staff members have now opened for our 13 teams set to attend the 2020 Australian Junior Championships.
Basketball Victoria invites applications from suitably qualified and experienced individuals interested in applying to be a volunteer staff member – in either a coaching and support capacity – for the 2020 Victorian State Program (Country and Metropolitan).
In 2019 Victorian teams excelled at the Australian Junior Championships, winning six out of the nine national championships.
The 2020 Australian Junior Championships schedule for 2020 will be as follows:
Australian Under-20 Junior Championships & Ivor Burge Championships
Date: 5-9 February 2020
Location: Australian Institute of Sport, Canberra, ACT
Australian Under-18 Junior Championships & Kevin Coombs Cup
Date: 18-25 April 2020
Australian Under-16 Junior Championships
Date: 4-11 July 2020
Basketball Victoria seeks applications from suitably qualified and experienced individuals interested in one (1) of the following positions for each of our Victoria, Victoria Country and Victoria Metropolitan women’s and men’s representative state teams:
- HEAD COACH
- ASSISTANT COACH
- DEVELOPMENT COACH
- TEAM MANAGER
Applications must clearly state the position and team they wish to apply for. Basketball Victoria sends 13 junior teams to the Australian Junior Championships each year in the following age groups:
- U20 VICTORIA – WOMEN
- U20 VICTORIA – MEN
- IVOR BURGE VICTORIA WOMEN
- IVOR BURGE VICTORIA MEN
- U18 VICTORIA COUNTRY WOMEN
- U18 VICTORIA COUNTRY MEN
- U18 VICTORIA METROPOLITAN WOMEN
- U18 VICTORIA METROPOLITAN MEN
- KEVIN COOMBS CUP TEAM
- U16 VICTORIA COUNTRY WOMEN
- U16 VICTORIA COUNTRY MEN
- U16 VICTORIA METROPOLITAN WOMEN
- U16 VICTORIA METROPOLITAN MEN
Position Descriptions are available upon request. Please email Basketball Victoria’s State Teams Administrator Lisa Page – firstname.lastname@example.org – for further information.
Victoria Country coaching and staff applicants must reside outside of the Victoria Metropolitan area and be involved with an affiliated Country Victorian association.
Victoria Metropolitan coaching and staff applicants will need to reside in the Victoria Metropolitan area and demonstrate an involvement with an affiliated Victorian association.
Applicants for positions with the Victorian Under-20 teams, Victoria Ivor Burge teams or the Victorian Kevin Coombs Cup team can be located in either Country or Metropolitan suburbs.
All Head Coach applicants who are invited to attend an interview will be required to present a detailed plan to Basketball Victoria’s State Teams Selection Panel – interviews if required will be held during the week commencing 2 September 2019.
Appointed Head Coaches and Assistant Coaches are expected to attend a State Team Preparation Meeting on Saturday 2 November 2019 at the State Basketball Centre, Social Room from 9.00 am -10.00 am. This meeting is before the State Development Program Metropolitan Introduction Camp and the Basketball Victoria Coaching Clinic.
When submitting your application, please include a brief resume of experience, all current contact details, the application form below and a copy of your coaching accreditation. Please fill out all fields in the 2020 Victorian State Team Coaching and Staff Opportunities CognitoForm in full.
Additional enquiries should be directed to Lisa Page on (03) 9837 8000 or email address above.