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Balwyn Cricket Club Seeks Captain/Coach
Date of Event : Wed May 17, 2017 10:49PM

Balwyn Cricket Club (BCC) is seeking a Captain/Coach for Season 2017/2018.

 

The BCC’s mission is to be the most competitive and professional cricket club in the Victorian Sub-District Cricket Association (VSDCA) and a leader for clubs within the eastern suburbs of Melbourne; to provide the best facilities for junior and senior cricketers; and to engage with the wider community to provide sporting and social opportunities for all ages, races and sexes.

 

In 2016/2017, BCC finished fourth in the VSDCA Club Championship, with three sides playing finals and the 1st XI winning the East/West Group Premiership. The Club enjoys some of the best facilities in the competition at its home ground Gordon Barnard Reserve, maintains a healthy financial position and is supported by a strong Committee of Management.

 

This is an excellent opportunity to coach a young, talented playing group and to foster on-field success for the coming years.

 

Applications from well credentialed candidates for all coaching roles will be considered (i.e. playing or non-playing, captain coach or assistant coach). Captaincy or coaching experience at VSDCA / Premier Cricket, as well as the ability to play in our 1st XI, would be preferred.

 

All applications and enquiries can be made in confidence to Clinton Kennon (President) via email bullkennon33@hotmail.com or mobile 0473 040 593 by Friday 9 June, 2017.

 

Skills Required

  • Strong leadership skills
  • Effective communication skills
  • Ability to analyse, study, plan and review match day strategies and how players fit into these
  • Knowledge of cricket skills - technical and tactical
  • Excellent on-field performance
  • Ability to deal with a diverse range of players, officials and supporters
  • Help to continue to develop and maintain strong and inclusive team/club culture

 

Key Roles and Responsibilities

  • Devise and implement pre-season training program
  • Organise regular training sessions during season – 2 x sessions per week minimum (support of Captains, Net Captain and Assistant Coach (TBC)
  • Form part of the Selection Committee
  • Take interest and help guide the Junior Development Program
  • One on one training sessions as required
  • Provide clear instruction and feedback to the individual players and their captains
  • Encourage and develop improvement in players' skills – all XI’s
  • Captain 1st XI
  • Develop leadership skill within younger players
  • Help guide J.G. Craig Under 15 Coach in direction of the Club

 

 


Last updated: Monday June 26, 2017 11:10AM
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