Do you want to get in involved with Coaching Volleyball to kids?
Do you want to promote your local Volleyball Club to new players?
Do you want to be a Champion for our much-loved sport of Volleyball?
This is the opportunity for you!
SVNSW has teamed up with the Australian Sports Commission's (ASC) Sporting Schools intiative. This program enables schools to apply for grants and choose certain sports for their students to participate in, either before, during or after school hours. Volleyball Australia one of the 37 nationally endorsed sporting oranisations that have been chosen to help deliever a quality Sporting Schools experience to students across NSW.
Last year the sporting school program had over 40 schools participate during the course of the school year. This year we are in full force with already over 20 schools applying for clinics. This is where we need your help! With such a high interest and demand we are looking for enthusiastic leaders to join us in delivering Spikezone to schools across the region!
In order to grow, we need great people to coach.
It's easy to get invovled - but you will need to meet the following criteria*:
1. You must have a valid Working With Children Check - http://www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au/working-with-children/working-with-children-check
2. At least a Level 1 (Foundation) Coaching Certificate** (online - can be completed in a few days - $44) - https://payableform.appspot.com/forms/u761u
3. Register on the Sporting Schools Webpage as a Coach in NSW - https://www.sportingschools.gov.au/forms/member-registratio
* We are happy to help anyone interested meet the criteria in time for a Term 1 start - end of April/beginning of May
**We can issue RPL (recognition of prior learning) for those coaches with international experience
If you, or anyone at your club, is interested in exploring some coaching options, this is a great way to get started. Coaching in schools is also a great way to gain experience and practical hours for Level 1-2 Coaching certifications.
Coaches representing SVNSW in schools are paid between $35-45 per session, depending on experience and qualifications.
Vacancies range from full days (4-6 sessions per day) or 1 session delivered weekly. We strive to connect you with a school that is in your area and also provide all the equipment and resources to get you started.