2019/20 Senior Coach Required

Position Vacant

2019/2020 Senior Coach


The Laverton Cricket Club is currently seeking the services of a Senior Coach for the 2019/20 season and beyond.

In 2018/19, we fielded four (4) Victorian Turf Cricket Association (VTCA) senior teams, Three (3) junior hard wicket teams (Under 17s, 13s and 11s) in the Western Region Junior Cricket Association (WRJCA) and a Woolworths Junior Blasters group.

We aim to become the destination club for players of all abilities whether you’re a 1st XI cricketer or someone who plays in the lower grades or a junior coming through.

The Senior Coach will require to have the following

  • Working with Children Check
  • Significant playing and/or coaching experience (Premier, VTCA or similar senior divisions or Sub-District preferred)

The Senior Coach will be required to:

  • Attend training sessions and matches
  • Plan and prepare for training sessions and activities
  • Ensure the welfare of all team members and officials during team training
  • Ensuring all players get equal opportunity to take part in all club/team activities
  • Observing player’s performances to determine the level of instruction required
  • Teach techniques for players to acquire additional skills or improve existing skills
  • Plan, direct and evaluate competition strategy and performance
  • Liaise with the Chairman of Selectors, Captains and team members to ensure the needs of players are met
  • Liaise with the Committee regarding any players inappropriate behaviour, misconduct, injuries or illness
  • Set the right example for players on and off the field
  • Be fair in the treatment of all players at all times

Other Information:

  • Position is for Coach of Senior teams only
  • Playing and non-playing applicants will be considered
  • Remuneration and length of appointment negotiable, based on credentials
  • Senior Coach will report to the executive committee

Applications will be handled in a confidential manner

For further information and to apply for the position please contact Laverton Cricket Club President, Paul Smith on 0417 596 149, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or email our Administrator, Colin Collis at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.