Central Coast Mariners FC Academy: Coaching Positions Vacant

Central Coast Mariners are looking for talented and ambitious coaches to play an integral role in their exciting Academy programs.

Central Coast Mariners FC Academy

Coach Position Description Boys Positions: 11 - 12 - 13 - 14 - 15 - 16 - 18 Girls Positions: 12 - 14 - 16 - Senior Reserves - Senior Women

Please submit an application outlining your experience in relation to the position description below to the Development Manager at info@ccmariners.com.au

Applications will close on Tuesday 2nd August with interviews to be conducted thereafter.

VISION The primary aim of the Central Coast Mariners FC Academy is to provide a clear and structured pathway towards our National Youth League and Westfield Women-s League programs. Whether or not the ‘dream- is fulfilled, every player needs to look back fondly on life at the Academy, and feel that the experience was a positive one.

QUALIFICATIONS • Minimum FFA Youth Licence required - AFC C-Licence or FFA Senior Licence preferred

KEY DUTIES • Conduct the program in line with the FFA National Curriculum and CCM development objectives • Attend selection trials and liaise with the CCMFCA Management regarding selection policy and preparation • Prepare and implement high performance training programs for all players in the team. • Liaise with individual squad members relating to their performance in: • Training • Competition • Conduct • Prepare player profiles and provide individual player feedback as required

ISSUES AND CHALLENGES • Ensure a direction and focus on the development of players above competition results • Maintain effective communications, both within the sport and outside of the sport • Understand and respond to the differing needs of the players and Academy staff • Contribute to the planning and evaluation of the Academy

CRITERIA FOR POSITION • Demonstrated coaching experience with understanding of the FFA National Curriculum • Demonstrated high level interpersonal skills • Demonstrated ability to work individually and as part of a team • Fit and capable of high level demonstration • Well presented with capacity to display professional conduct at all times

TERMS AND CONDITIONS • All coaching positions are for 12 months • All coaches must commit to 3 training sessions per week, in season plus games • All coaches must commit to providing written reports on all players • Expenses package will be discussed with successful applicants