2019 Victorian Leadbeaters Staff Structure

Head Coach

Intended non-playing role

The Leadbeaters coach will be responsible for the overall coaching and training based management of the team. The successful applicant will be expected to act in conjunction with selectors to decide on team composition, train the Leadbeaters over several months and run the team on the day of the Championships. The coach will also be required to assist with the logistical organisation of the trip. The coach will become a member of the selection panel if they are not already a member of the panel. The head coach will report to the VQA.

The time commitment of the coach would be to run one or two training sessions per week as well as travelling with the team to the championships in October (currently forecast for October). The team manager, coaching team and team leadership are expected to meet on a fortnightly basis for a management meeting. All travel, accommodation and spending money is the responsibility of the individual, however, the VQA intends to fundraise for the team which should hopefully assist some of the financial burdens of the players and coach.

Applications for the coaching position may come from individuals who intend to be playing or non-playing and are required to state their intentions when completing this application.

In the selection stage, the responsibilities of the head coach include:

In the training stage, the responsibilities of the head coach include:

At State Shield, the responsibilities of the head coach include:

Assistant Coach/es

Intended non-playing role

The Leadbeaters assistant coach or coaches will be responsible for the assisting the head coach with the overall coaching and training based management of the team. In particular, the assistant coach may be specialized and focused on one area of the team. The assistant coach/es will report to the head coach.

The successful applicant/s will be expected to act in conjunction with selectors to decide on team composition, train the Leadbeaters over several months and assist with the running of the team on the day of the Championships. Successful applicants are not automatically members of the selection panel, however may apply for a position. Otherwise they will act as a non-voting member providing feedback to the panel.

The time commitment of the assistant coach/es would be to attend and assist with the running of one or two training sessions per week. The team manager, coaching team and team leadership are expected to meet on a fortnightly basis for a management meeting. The assistant coach/es may be required to travelling with the team to the championships in October (currently forecast for October). All travel, accommodation and spending money is the responsibility of the individual, however, the VQA intends to

fundraise for the team which should hopefully assist some of the financial burdens of the players and coaching team.

Applications for the assistant coaching position may come from individuals who intend to be playing or non-playing and are required to state their intentions when completing this application.

In the selection stage, the responsibilities of the assistant coach/es include:

In the training stage, the responsibilities of the assistant coach/es include:

If requested to attending State Shield, the responsibilities of the assistant coach/es include:

Team Manager

Required non-playing role

The Leadbeaters team manager will be responsible for the overall administration based management of the team.

The time commitment of the team manager would be 1 - 3 hours per week of administration, depending on the tasks required to complete and proximity of the tournament. The team manager is expected to attend trainings on occasion and where required at the request of the coach or team leadership. The team manager, coaching team and team leadership are expected to meet on a fortnightly basis for a management meeting.

The team manager is required to travel with the team to the championships in October (currently forecast for October). All travel, accommodation and spending money is the responsibility of the individual, however, the VQA intends to fundraise for the team which should hopefully assist some of the financial burdens of the players and coaching team.

Overall, the responsibilities of the team manager include:

In the selection stage, the responsibilities of the team manager include:

In the training stage, the responsibilities of the team manager include:

At State Shield, the responsibilities of the head coach include:

Selection Panel

Player or non-playing role

The selection panel is responsible for the selection of the team, in conjunction with the coaching team. The selection panel members are required to attend all selection based sessions, as well as watching players at Victoria Cup matches and other available game days. Once the squad is selected, the panel will hand the responsibility of the team over to the coaching team and team leadership.

Applications for the selection panel may come from individuals who intend to be playing or non-playing and are required to state their intentions when completing this application.

In the selection stage, the responsibilities of the selection panel include: