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Sherbrooke search for next Youth Women’s coach begins

Sherbrooke search for next Youth Women’s coach begins

The Sherbrooke Suns are calling for Expressions of Interest to coach their Youth League Women’s team in 2022.

The successful candidate will demonstrate the following skills and attributes:

  • Previous head coach or assistant coach experience at senior representative level
  • Enthusiasm and passion for the game
  • Ability to lead, train and develop players using positive strategies
  • Depth of basketball knowledge and flexibility of ideas
  • Ability to communicate with players in a disciplined, informative, professional manner both on and off the court
  • Ability to communicate with club officials, league officials and game officials in a professional manner at all times
  • A thorough understanding of Basketball Victoria’s Code of Conduct
  • Current Working With Children Check

The role will include but is not limited to:

  • Organising tryouts, selections and training sessions in accordance with Sherbrooke Basketball’s guidelines
  • Developing strategies within the team in preparation for all games
  • Providing player feedback on a consistent basis throughout the season to aid development
  • Providing regular feedback to the Board of Management
  • Attending all games, training sessions, sponsor events and functions as requested by Sherbrooke Basketball
  • Sharing coaching philosophies and knowledge with senior coaching group
  • Adhering to Basketball Victoria’s Code of Conduct and Sherbrooke Basketball’s policies and procedures.
  • Actively working with senior women’s coach to create a pathway for player development
  • Active involvement with Sherbrooke SUNS junior representative program to create a pathway for player development

All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence.

Applications close: Sunday, 3rd October, 2021, 5.00 p.m.

Please send your resume and cover letter outlining your qualifications to