• Maitland Basketball

2020 Mustangs Coaching Applications

Maitland Basketball continues to aspire towards developing supportive team coaching environment; one that encourages a whole of club culture, enables all participants to reach their potential and for these efforts to contribute towards better on court performances by our players and teams. MBA is seeking applicants for our Junior and Senior Representative Program for the 2020 season.


APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN - CLICK HERE



SUMMARY OF KEY DATES

  • Tuesday 10th September - Age Group and Senior Head Coach Applications Open - Div 2 & Assistant Expressions of Interest Open

  • Monday 23rd September - All applications Close 5pm

  • Monday 30th September - Head Coach Appointments Notified

  • Friday 11th and Saturday 12th October - Rob Beveridge Coaching Modules

  • Sunday 20th October - Trial 1

  • Saturday 26th October - Trial 2 U12’s and U18’s

  • Tuesday 29th October - Trial 2 U14 and U16’s

  • Saturday 9th an Sunday 10th November - Foundation Camp

MBA’s representative committee have appointed a selection coach panel to work in collaboration with MBA Coaching Director Mark Wawszkowicz. The selection panel will be responsible for making recommendations to the board on all coaching appointments. Please direct any enquiries to Trevor Gallacher on 49343503 or email development@maitland.basketball.net.au


POSITION DESCRIPTIONS

  • Each Age Group Head Coach will be responsible for the entire age group to which they are appointed, including:

  • Team coach – Division 1 program

  • Liaise with coaching director re the appointment of other coaches in your program.

  • Supervision and guidance of Division 2 program, as required (this may at times involve combined practice sessions with both teams in an age group)

  • Attendance at all Mustangs club days, and contribution to development and implementation of ONE MUSTANGS whole of club coaching program.

COACHING SELECTION CRITERIA

  • All applicants will be considered against the following criteria:

  • Basketball / coaching experience relevant to positions applied for

  • Coaching development / education undertaken in the last 12 months

  • Current / previous involvement with Maitland Mustangs Basketball Programs

  • NCAS Coaching Accreditation level

All applicants (18+) must have a valid WWCC to be eligible to apply


Given the vital role of parent coaches in our representative programs, Division 2 and Assistant Coach Positions will be announced after teams are selected. However, all interested applicants MUST complete an expression of interest AND participate as a floor coach in preseason development programs and official selection trials.