We are looking for some people with skills and knowledge to coach Junior and Senior athletics. Ideally you are able to commit to weekly training sessions on Club nights for a maximum of four hours each night during the athletics season. You will set up and pack down the equipment needed to support this, encourage participation and skill development, nurture talent and enable all participants to feel positive about their progress and involvement.
You will be responsible to the Junior or Senior Coach Coordinator of Mercury Bay Athletics Club and the members of Mercury Bay Athletics Club. We will support you to do your role well.
By participating in this volunteering opportunity you are helping achieve the following United Nations Sustainability Goals ;
Goal 3 - Good Health & Well-Being
We are looking for reliable people who can communicate effectively and have good interpersonal skills. You must be positive and enthusiastic, well organised and able to adapt to each individual athlete's skills and needs. If you would like to join a fun and enthusiastic team of people who are passionate about athletics, or wish to know more about this role, then we welcome an application from you. You'll gain a huge sense of satisfaction from seeing young people and other adults enjoying sport and the all the benefits this brings.
During the athletics season we run weekly athletics nights. The time commitment you are able to give us can be discussed however we would expect this role to take approximately 4 hours each week.
The first step is to express your interest by filling out the form below. We will then put you in touch directly with the organisation for more information on the role and how to proceed.