High Performance Manager
West Adelaide Football Club
Wednesday 11th November 2020
Opportunity to work with committed athletes at a premier state league club
Relocation, flights, etc open for negotiation.
Build, manage and develop your own program.
The West Adelaide Football Club are seeking a High Performance Manager to join the team for Season 2021 and beyond. Available for an immediate start, the role is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate to make their mark in the football industry.
About the Club
West Adelaide Football Club has a proud history dating back to the 1890s and some of the greatest names in SA football history that have played for the Red & Black. The club has produced 14 Magarey Medal winners, 139 State Players and 146 WAFC players have been drafted into the AFL system.
We are determined to build the highest of performance cultures and aspire to have the best football program in the SANFL. West Adelaide has been and will continue to be a place where players can become the best athlete they can be.
About the Role
Reporting to the Football Operations Manager, you will be responsible for the successful physical preparation and performance of all our football teams (League, Reserves, Women, U/18’s & U/16’s). You will be fully accountable for the Senior Men’s League and Reserve teams and have an Strength & Conditioning Coach to be guided by your direction for the Women, U/18’s and U/16’s programs.
This will include:
Success in this role demands that you must have experience leading a multi-disciplined team that is striving to become the best athletes they can be. Your experience will backed with a strong academic background that may have begun as a tertiary qualification in Exercise Science, Human Movement or similar field of study but most likely have evolved to include professional accreditation such as:
With the players being part time athletes the flexibility in understanding their day to day work life is important so players can still get the most out of their bodies and not be continually tired from work and football.
The successful candidate will be energetic, committed and an excellent communicator. If you think you have what it takes to take West Adelaide forward we would love to see your application.
How to Apply
Please send a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
Only candidates successful in progressing to the shortlist will be contacted further.