Position Available - Technical Director

Position Description
Technical Director – Men & Junior Boys

Purpose of Role; To ensure all male players are receiving appropriate coaching in line with direction from the Management Committee and Junior Committee

Key areas of Responsibility

  • Ensure adherence to the FFA curriculum across all areas of club, including Junior Boys (from age 12 plus), all State League Teams and Amateur Teams.   
  • Develop & deliver club curriculum in line with FFA
  • Ensure player development is always paramount whilst promoting a winning attitude
  • Appointment of all coaches for Junior and Men’s teams ( The State League coaches appointment shall remain the responsibility of the Club President )
  • Ensure there is regular communication between relevant coaches eg Mens 1st team coach with, Reserves and U18’s coaches.   
  • Ensure all coaches are receiving ongoing appropriate training in line with FFA and clubs guidelines.
  • Regular visits to all Junior and Senior training and games to ensure, all coaches are delivering appropriate training to teams and groups, in relation to their age and/or ability.
  • Responsible for all grading within Junior teams in line with UWANFC grading policy, working with the appropriate coaches.
  • Provide feedback to coaches on areas of development, in relation to training sessions, match days and further FW training.
  • 1 on 1 reviews with all coaches – minimum 2 per year  
  • Work with the Head of GrassRoots Development to ensure club policy and training is as per Junior Committee grading policy, Coaches, Players and Parents Code of Conduct.
  • Deal and respond to all coaching disputes and parent complaints/questions in relation to coaches and coaching techniques. 
  • Communicate with parents and players when required to
  • Ensure relevant Gk training is given to all teams.    

Key Skills

  • Experience in team coaching
  • Organisation Skills
  • Presentation Skills
  • Motivational and Mentoring Skills
  • Clear communication skills – written and verbal
  • Qualifications - Minimum Youth C licence – preferably B licence