Knox Basketball Incorporated is located in the eastern suburbs of Melbourne and is one of the largest basketball associations in Australia.

Knox Basketball Association are currently seeking a new Head Coach for our Knox Raiders Senior Women’s team in 2019.  The successful candidates will demonstrate the following skills and attributes: 

  • Previous head coach or assistant coach experience at senior representative level
  • Ability to lead, train and develop players using positive strategies
  • Experience at managing team budgets for recruitment;
  • In depth basketball knowledge and flexibility of ideas
  • Be able to articulate their own vision and plan for team success
  • Ability to communicate with players in a disciplined, informative, professional manner both on and off the court
  • Ability to communicate with club officials, league officials and game officials in a professional manner at all times
  • Current Working with Children Check
  • Work closely with the BDM and other senior coaches to devise and execute training and game plans
  • Be able to adapt to adopt a philosophy to develop and nurture future talent from Knox’s Junior pathway
  • Be able to contribute Knox’s high performance academy with coaching assistance.
  • Developing strategies within the team in preparation for all games, and use of game and training analysis software.
  • Provide player feedback on a consistent basis throughout the season.
  • Attending all games, training sessions, sponsor events and functions as requested by Knox Basketball
  • Sharing coaching philosophies and knowledge with senior coaching group
  • Adhering to Basketball Victoria’s Code of Conduct and Knox Basketball’s policies and procedures.
  • Actively working with Youth League coach to create a pathway for player development
  • Active involvement with Knox junior representative program to create a pathway for player development.
  • Attending regular coaching development sessions run by Knox Basketball

All applications will be treated in confidence. Remuneration negotiable based on experience.

All expressions of interest, including a current CV and references, can be emailed in confidence General Manager Operations Julian Cosgrave julian.cosgrave@knoxbasketball.com.au