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We’re Recruiting: Development Academy Lead Coach, Assistant Coach and Team Manager

6th June 2018

After another successful year of Development Academies across Scotland we are seeking new and returning coaching to come on board and support this programme that is critical in the development of our pathway.

We are seeking a Lead CoachAssistant Coach and Team Manager to support the Regional Academies that will run from October 2018 – April 2018.

Academies will be located in:

North Academy

South Academy

East Academy

West Academy

Orkney Academy

The academy programme involves over 120 athletes, in the East, North, Orkney, South and West of Scotland. All have an age range of 12 – 16 years old, receiving the same Make it Real coaching principles.

We have recently introduced a competition programme, designed to give everyone the opportunity to participate not just the best 12 players for each of the competition days. Each player needs to be selected for at least 2 out of the 4 competition days. The competition element allows all players to perform their skills in an environment that will enhance their development. There are no scores and no overall winner as the aim is develop the player not the team.

Click on the roles below to download our Role Description and Person Specification:

Lead Coach 

Assistant Coach

Team Manager

If you are interested in developing your coaching or supporting as a Team Manager and want to provide opportunities for young girls to develop in Netball get involved.

You can apply by sending a covering letter explaining why you would be good for this role to education@netballscotland.com by Wednesday 20th June 2018.