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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: Wednesday May 17, 2017 10:55PM
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GRADE RND DATE HOME TEAM   AWAY TEAM
VSDCA:East/West 1st XI 13 4 Mar 17
Melton
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Balwyn
VSDCA:East/West 1st XI QF 11 Mar 17
12 Mar 17
Balwyn
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Werribee
VSDCA:East/West 1st XI SF 18 Mar 17
19 Mar 17
Balwyn
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Noble Park
VSDCA:East/West 1st XI GF 25 Mar 17
26 Mar 17
Balwyn
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Altona
VSDCA:East/West 2nd XI 13 4 Mar 17
Balwyn
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Melton
VSDCA:East/West 2nd XI QF 11 Mar 17
12 Mar 17
Williamstown
   def  
Balwyn
VSDCA:South/East 3rd XI 13 5 Mar 17
Ormond
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Balwyn
VSDCA:South/East 3rd XI QF 11 Mar 17
12 Mar 17
Oakleigh
   def  
Balwyn
VSDCA:South/East 4th XI 13 4 Mar 17
Balwyn
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Ormond
5th XI (ECA:LOC 2 (RW Laws Shield)) 20 4 Mar 17
Toorak-Prahran
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Balwyn
ECA:Under 12C F Jackson 14 4 Mar 17
Balwyn
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Edinburgh Maroon
ECA:Under 10 Black 14 4 Mar 17
Balwyn/Hawthorn
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Boroondara Blue
BCA (ISEC:Under 15A (turf) Sunday - Bruce Dowland Shield) SF 26 Feb 17
5 Mar 17
Balwyn
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East Malvern Tooronga Blue
BCA (ISEC:Under 15A (turf) Sunday - Bruce Dowland Shield) GF 13 Mar 17
13 Mar 17
Balwyn
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Mazenod OC