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Please see below for expressions of interest and employment opportunities:

Junior Football Director

The role of the Junior Football Director is a very exciting & rewarding role in the continued success of the Blackwood Football Club Junior Grades.

The Junior Football Director is responsible for the coordination and supervision of all Boys & Girls teams in the HFL and SANFL Juniors Competition. Age groups may change from year to pending on numbers and changes applied by the Blackwood Football Club Executive Committee.

The role of Junior Football Director is to promote and encourage young people in the local community to play Australian Football for the Blackwood Football Club. The Junior Football Director has a position on the club’s Executive Committee and is the primary leadership role with junior football at the Blackwood Football Club. The Junior Football Director has the support of the Female Football Coordinator, SANFL Juniors Boys Coordinator and the Sub Junior Coordinator, with girls and boys teams in both the HFL and SANFL Juniors competitions.

A full Roles & Responsibilities document can be found here.

To apply, please forward your application/interest to President David Richardson via president@blackwoodfootballclub.com.au

Head Trainer

The Blackwood Football Club invite applicants for our Head Trainers position. The ideal candidate will join a dedicated group of established and professional trainers team who work together in an enjoyable community football environment.

Below is a position summary for the role;

  • Help with the preparation of Senior Men’s players
  • Ideally have experience as a trainer in sport
  • Assist and treat players during the week (Tuesday, Thursday) and on game day (Saturday)
  • Manage stock control of all trainers equipment and required products
  • Keep medical records for all players
  • Management of volunteer trainers
  • Communicate with all staff, coaches and players and work within a team environment
  • Work with the other members of the medical and coaching team regarding all injuries and prevention programs
  • Possess current police check/working with children clearance

To apply, please forward your application/interest to Senior Football Director Ben Kernich via seniorfootballdirector@blackwoodfootballclub.com.au