Lara seeking player-coach

by Team BV

Lara Bowling Club is seeking expressions of interest for a playing coach for the season 2024/2025. 

The Player-Coach will be responsible for offering coaching, guidance, and support to individuals and teams at Lara Bowling Club. They will collaborate closely with players of all skill levels to improve their techniques, strategies, and overall performance. 

We are looking for a candidate who is eager to gain experience as a club coach. If you have a passion for coaching, excellent communication skills, and a desire to develop your leadership abilities, we want to hear from you!  

Our club offers a supportive environment where you can hone your skills and make a real impact. Whether you’re facing limited opportunities at your current club or simply seeking a new challenge, this is the perfect chance to step into a coaching role. Join us and help guide our lawn bowls teams to success while growing your own coaching career. 

This is a paid position. 

Key relationships 

  • President and board 
  • Selection committee 
  • Team skippers 


  • Demonstrated understanding of the sport of lawn bowls, with an understanding of its rules, techniques and strategies 
  • Bowls Victoria Club Coach Accreditation, or working towards this accreditation 
  • Support player retention and recruitment 


  • Flexibility to work on Friday evenings for coaching and practice, and Saturdays for pennant 

If this sounds of interest to you we want to hear from you, please send your expression of interest to Alan Gillett (President): 

Applications close July 21, 2024.