Senior Development Assistant Coach Position

Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - 2:28 PM


Senior Development Assistant Coach Position

The Peel Thunder Football Club is seeking applications for the position of Senior Development Assistant Coach for the 2019 WAFL season.

As a club we are committed to maximizing the potential of footballers by providing field leading education and innovation.  Peel Thunder Football Club strives to foster an environment where footballers can achieve their goals and perform at their best.

To be considered for this role, you will need experience developing players, along with outstanding communication and leadership skills. Our club is also focused on developing these people to be respected members of our community and the successful applicant will have the values and integrity needed to achieve this objective

Suitable applicants will possess;


People Management & Planning:

  • Capacity to effectively manage young talented athletes
  • Ability to influence within a high performance environment
  • Display a good understanding of the Peel Thunder Football Club zone
  • A passion for driving a strong and inclusive culture
  • Bring a fresh, energetic and positive attitude along with being well prepared
  • Assist with the recruitment of players                      

Football Knowledge:

  • Understanding of development theories and practice
  • Strong knowledge of coaching techniques/strategies/tactics
  • Sound understanding of skill development and learning strategies

Effective Communication:

  • Highly developed and proven communication (written, verbal, visual) and interpersonal skills.


  • Level 1 coach accreditation (minimum, working towards Level 2)

Applicants are required to submit a cover letter and coaching resume, with references (maximum of three A4 pages), which addresses the key competencies outlined above.

Applications are to be submitted no later than Wednesday 19th December 2018, by 5.00pm to email;


Shane Creevey

General Manager of Football Operations