Club Coaching Vacancies

The club wants to appoint a Director of Coaching and also has a number of vacancies for club coaches.

Director of Coaching

Havant Hockey Club seeks an exceptional individual to become its Director of Coaching (DoC).

The appointee will be responsible for all aspects of coaching at the club from elite level to newcomers to the sport. In particular, once in post, the DoC will need to:

Set and agree the strategic approach for coaching at the club;
Develop and execute a plan for delivery of that strategy;
Organise and deliver coaching interventions across all levels and sections i.e. men, women and juniors (working with Director of Junior Coaching) from 1st teams downwards;
Establish a structure for the development and mentoring of coaches at the club.

 The Executive of the club has a vision to develop a strong internal capability that can deliver high quality coaching to players at all levels. An expected legacy of the DoC's time at the club will be an established, flourishing and self sustaining centre of coaching excellence. 
Havant Hockey Club was founded in 1905 and has a proud history as one of the leading clubs in the South of England. It has an enviable reputation in recent years for the development of junior players who go on to play at the highest level. With its Men's 1s returning to the National League this season and exciting off the pitch developments in play, now is an excellent time to become part of the Executive team, shaping and taking the club to the next level.
 If you want to discuss the role further, please contact the Club President, Chris Pickett (Mob: 07831 301535 or chris.pickett@pickettsand pursers.com ). Remuneration for the role is subject to negotiation. If you wish to be considered, please send your coaching CV, with a short supporting statement (max 500 words) setting out why you are the ideal person for the role.
Applications to be sent by email to Geoff Newbold, Director of Administration - geoff65newbold@aol.com. Last date for applications is 31 May.

Club Coaches

Havant Hockey Club has vacancies for a number of coaches across all sections of the club - men, women and juniors.

 Training takes place at the club's pitch at Havant College on midweek evenings from Monday to Thursday. In addition, there are opportunities to take responsibility for specific teams and provide pitchside support and direction at weekend matches.

 Whether you are at the start of your coaching career or well established, if you believe you have something to offer, we want to hear from you. As a coach at Havant, your ongoing development is one of our key priorities and the club provides financial support to encourage and enable you to do that.

 Havant Hockey Club was founded in 1905 and has a proud history as one of the leading clubs in the South of England. It has an enviable reputation in recent years for the development of junior players who go on to play at the highest level.

 The club offers a competitive hourly rate of remuneration, based on experience and qualification.

 To apply for a role, please send your coaching CV together with a short supporting statement (max 500 words) to Geoff Newbold, Director of Administration - geoff65newbold@aol.com. Applications to be received by 31 May.


Author - Paul Marks
Date - 04/05/17