Playing Coach

by Team BV

Altona Sports Bowls Club is seeking the services of an experienced and accredited Playing Coach for the 2021/22 season.

Altona Sports Bowling Club is situated in a beautiful location 10km west of Melbourne on the beach in Altona.

The Altona Sports Bowls Club was established in 1956 in Victoria with a long and proud history. Of recent times it has been successful in winning Saturday Pennant Premierships as well as Divisional Final representation of Metro Pennant. Also winning Midweek Divisional Final.



The club is looking to build on its current membership with a Division 1 and Division 5 Pennant teams as well as a Midweek Pennant team.

Reporting to the Bowls Committee, the key objectives of the role will be to:

  • Work with our pennant teams to develop and implement coaching programs for all members, with a focus on team development, the role in a team and game plans
  • Improve member skills and knowledge of the game, as well as enjoyment
  • Strong communication, planning and people skills
  • Operate in a team environment, liaising with fellow committee members and selection committees
  • Provide both group and individual coaching
  • Promote barefoot bowls

Altona Sports Bowls Club is visionary, future focused and wants to build on its current status to ensure sustainability and success for coming seasons. This appointment will further strengthen the leadership and support for our coaching program and player development.

Remuneration and expected hours are negotiable.


Closing date for applications 16th May 2021

If you think this position is for you, and that you have the necessary skills, please e-mail your expression of interest and application to the General Manager gm@altonasportsclub.com.au