Seeking applications for our next WAFLW Senior Head Coach

Tuesday, September 3, 2019 - 6:05 PM

The Peel Thunder Football Club is seeking applications for the position of Women’s Senior Head Coach for the 2020 season

The Peel Thunder Football Club is 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 significant and successful 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 and associated staff
  • Understanding of the diversity in people and welfare 
  • Ability to lead and 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 and organized
  • 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 2 coach accreditation (minimum or 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 September Friday the 20th, by 5.00pm to email;