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STRENGTH & CONDITIONING COACH (ATHLETE DEVELOPMENT)

Advertiser: South Sydney District Rugby League Football Club LtdMore jobs from this company

Job Information

Job Listing Date
3 Sept 2019
Location
Sydney, CBD, Inner West & Eastern Suburbs
Salary
$65,000 - $75,000 pa plus super
Work Type
Contract/Temp
Classification
Sport & Recreation, Coaching & Instruction

OVERVIEW

Delivery of comprehensive rugby league based speed, agility, and acceleration development programs in conjunction with the Head of Performance for NRL squad. Delivery of development squad and elite pathways strength and conditioning programs. Assist in programming, monitoring, and delivery of all elements of the high-performance program.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop, implement, and analyse rugby-league specific speed, agility, and acceleration components of the training program for the NRL team squad
  • Develop, implement, and analyse development players strength and power programs
  • In conjunction with lead strength and power coach, collect, and analyse monitoring information relating to strength/power performance and transfer to rugby league
  • Develop and deliver elite pathways strength and conditioning practices throughout junior pathways, and reserve grade competitions with vertical alignment to NRL program, including attending sessions as required
  • Assist in coaching of field conditioning and gym-based strength/power sessions for the NRL squad
  • Assist with implementing speed, agility, and acceleration practices of Canterbury Cup and junior pathways squads, including attending sessions as required
  • Communicate effectively with key stakeholders including strength and conditioning coaches, medical personnel, coaching staff, and external providers
  • Effectively operate within a multi-disciplinary performance team to develop best-practice strength and conditioning plans that maximise performance and training completion
  • Demonstrated participation in professional development in the field of strength and conditioning and rehabilitation
  • Contribute to the continued professional development program undertaken by club staff

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Minimum Bachelor degree in Exercise Science or equivalent
  • ASCA Level 2 Pro Scheme Coach – Professional certification required or obtaining
  • Current first aid certificate required
  • Demonstrated experience of speed, agility, and acceleration coaching experience within elite sport
  • Master’s degree in Exercise Science or equivalent is desired
  • Working knowledge of computer technology systems such as Microsoft Excel is desirable
  • Working knowledge of Athlete Management Systems such as Eliteform and Smartabase programs is highly desired

AVAILABILITY

  • All applicants must be flexible to work early mornings, and weekends as required, due to the nature of industry and role as hours are dictated by the training schedule
  • Contract is fixed term, commencing 1 November 2019 and concluding 31 October 2021. Opportunity for extension will be communicated well before contract end date if applicable.
  • Based at Rabbitohs Training Facility in Redfern NSW 2016

HOW TO APPLY

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  • If you have any queries, email jobs@rabbitohs.com.au
  • Due to the sheer volume of applicants received, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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