Seeking Bowls Coach/Coordinator

by Team BV

The Hoppers Crossing Club is seeking a hands on professional to fulfil the role of Bowls Coach/Co-Ordinator.

The successful applicant will report directly to Hoppers Crossing Club CEO.


The Bowls Coach/Coordinator is the focal point for the overall co-ordination of Lawn Bowls at the Hoppers Crossing Club Ltd.


  • The effective co-ordination, participation in and development of bowling activities at the club.
  • To promote the game of bowls throughout the community.
  • To improve the competitiveness of the club in all areas of bowls eg: Pennants.
  • Introduce additional bowls events Eg: Tournaments, Corporate, Social & Barefoot bowls.
  • To improve player skills.
  • Promote and grow a school’s program to comply with Bowls Victoria standards.
  • To attract sponsorship. Report & Liaise with the CEO/ Board and Bowls Committee details of sponsorship.


  • To Operate within the constitution of the Hoppers Crossing Club Ltd and the Hoppers Bowls Club.
  • To attend, report at tournament and bowls meetings to effectively co-ordinate the smooth running of major bowls, special events and the preparation of the yearly bowls calendar.
  • To support, assist & liaise with the Bowls committee and to attend meetings when and as required.
  • Promote the Bowls Carnivals/Tournaments and activities associated with club events and championships, including pennants.
  • To attend, support and chair the Pennant selection committee.
  • To communicate all correspondence in relation to bowls matters to the Bowls Committee, including visitations by other bowling/social clubs.
  • To attend coaches’ meetings.
  • Research, develop, recommend, and administer innovative strategies to enhance the game of bowls.
  • Ensure that the Bowls Committee is kept informed of all relevant issues.
  • To ensure that the bowls operation adhere to all Hoppers Crossing Ltd policies, procedures and legislation.


  • To be the central focus person between the club and the bowlers.
  • To communicate and update the schedule of upcoming Bowls events, including visitations from other clubs and sporting organisations.
  • To communicate all bowls related correspondence to required areas.
  • Demonstrate Safe Work Practices in accordance with Occupational Health and Safety regulations and other safety requirements.


  • To actively promote the club, in house and sporting events, to members, visitors and the wider community.
  • To actively promote, assist and implement membership drives in the local community and in schools.
  • To provide excellent customer service to all persons, through telephone and on-line enquiries.
  • To seek sponsorship deals, in conjunction with the club and the Bowls Committee.


  • Developing and implementing player coaching and skill development programs, in conjunction with other internal coaches, for all bowling standards.
  • To promote the Hoppers Crossing Club Ltd pathway to entice bowlers to join the club.


  • High level of Bowls Australia coaching Accreditation.
  • High level of bowling achievements.
  • Working with children certification.
  • First Aid Certification.
  • Registered Clubs operations.

Applications close Sunday 30th July, 2023

If you have the necessary skills and passion for this position, then please apply via email to:
Steve Bartlett
0411 158 621