Applications for Junior Coaching 2018

7th Aug 2017

In preparation for the 2018 season, Walkerville Junior Football Club (WJFC) is seeking Applications for Coaches and Assistant Coaches.   We want to undertake this process now while football is still top of mind and so we can start planning for the 2018 season well ahead of time.

In 2018 we will be fielding teams in the SANFL Juniors competition as follows:

Boys Under 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15

Girls Under 8 ,10 and 12

We also run an Auskick programme.

All applicants must have accreditation, or be prepared to complete the appropriate coaching course (funded by WJFC). To be successful in this role you will need to demonstrate:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • An ability to teach and develop young players at all levels of capability
  • Create an enjoyable and inclusive environment for players and parents
  • Demonstrated leadership skills
  • A willingness to work with volunteers and club officials
  • Be willing to obtain a police clearance and complete online ‘Play By The Rules’ course

All interested parties are invited to send in a brief application as to which team you would like to coach and why. Please email applications to

If you have any questions please contact the relevant Coaching Coordinator:

Paul Bettison (Auskick – U10)                      0411 134979

Marc Cooney ( U11 – U15)                           0497 047994

Applications close Thursday 31 August 2017.

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