Thursday, November 2, 2017 - 7:28 PM
THE West Perth Football Club is currently seeking expressions of interest from suitably qualified applicants for the positions of Assistant Coach in the Les Fong 16s and Assistant Coach for the Colts.
The West Perth Football Club prides itself on the development and promotion of young footballers and a continued focus on personal development both on and off the field.
The West Perth Football Club is committed to maximising the potential of every footballer within our football club by providing football education, life skills and welfare. We aim to maximise the potential of every player, coach, volunteer, support staff and administrator and deliver unique benefits to our members, supporters, sponsors and the local community. Additionally we will foster an environment where everyone involved in the club can achieve their goals and perform at their best.
In both assistant coaching roles you will support the head coach in overseeing the coaching program for the Les Fong 16s or Colts Program, assist in providing long-term senior players for the West Perth Football Club, create an elite environment that is conducive to both learning and enjoyment and emphasise individual player development to promote team success. Additionally you will assist in selecting the most talented developing players to progress into WAFL senior football and/or AFL football, help create a best practice, high performance program that drives players and staff to perform at their maximum capability on a consistent basis and finally create an environment that focuses on a player first mentality and player development.
Suitable applicants must possess:
Effective communication skills
Ability to lead and influence
Understand talented athlete identification
Demonstrate structured and sequential planning within a football season
Strong knowledge of coaching techniques and strategies
Understanding of skill development learning strategies
Understanding of the Talent Pathway
Minimum Level 2 Coach Accreditation
If you are interested in becoming an Assistant Coach in the Les Fong 16s or Colts Program at the West Perth Football Club, please email your resume outlining your experience, key attributes and coaching philosophy to the club.
Expressions of interest are to be submitted no later than Wednesday November 8, 5.00pm to casey@falconsfc.com.au
All applicants will be kept strictly confidential however; referees may be contacted should you be successful in obtaining an interview. A competitive rewards package will be negotiated with the successful applicant.
For any further information, please contact Casey Haw - Talent Manager, during office hours on 08 9300 3611. 
There are also a range of minor roles within both the Colts and Les Fong 16s Programs currently vacant. Please contact Casey to express interest or to receive more information on these positions.