Hockey 2nd XI Head Coach and additional Coaches required
An enthusiastic and experienced Hockey Head Coach for our 2nd XI team and Coaches for our Years 7 - 13 Senior School teams for the 2019 Hockey season.
• Epsom location
• Coaching qualification preferred for the 2nd XI Head Coach
• Passion for Hockey required
Diocesan School for Girls is a high performing independent Anglican School with an outstanding reputation for excellence in all aspects of achievement. With state of the art educational and sporting facilities, the School provides a unique environment where girls can achieve excellence in a wide range of academic, cultural, sporting and spiritual activities.
With a large number of students playing from Years 7 – 13, Hockey is a high participatory sport of choice at Diocesan School for Girls. It is our aim for students to reach maximum potential at local and regional levels as well as continuing to maintain high levels of participation in forthcoming years.
Hockey 2nd XI Head Coach
From February/March to September the Head Coach is required to attend trials/ development followed by weekly afterschool and/or before school trainings, with games on Thursdays. The time commitment for the team will amount to approximately 6 hours per week. There is the potential for this role to extend into a development role with lower level teams if the applicant is interested. Preference will be given to applicants with a current coaching qualification, relevant Hockey coaching experience and a passion for the game.
The Head Coach will also be required to attend relevant exchange games and travel with the team to Nationals during Winter Tournament week in September in 2019.
Additional Hockey Coaches
From April to September coaches are required to attend weekly afterschool trainings, with games on weeknights or Saturday mornings (depending on the team coached). The time commitment for each team coached will amount to approximately 4 hours per week. Preference will be given to applicants with a current coaching qualification, relevant hockey coaching experience and a passion for the game.
The School provides generous support, resources and very competitive terms and conditions to encourage coaches to reach their highest professional standards. The coach will enjoy the use of excellent facilities and become involved in the Diocesan Hockey culture.