CALL FOR TEAM MANAGERS
To support the safe and effective function of the Queensland Athletics team, the Association is calling for applications from potential team managers. We are seeking to appoint up to 16 team managers for this tour. Applicants are required to read through the information contained in this form.
The Queensland Athletics team will arrive in Cairns on Friday 7th December and depart on Sunday 9th December. Team Managers will be expected to travel to and from Cairns on the arranged flights, and will take responsibility for ensuring the safe and effective function of the team throughout the tour.
To view a position description of the vacant Team Manager roles click here.
Nominees for the above positions MUST meet the following criteria to be eligible for selection as a Team Manager:
Nominees must possess a Working With Children (Blue) Card
Nominees must be a member of QA (membership for volunteers/officials is FREE, please see www.qldathletics.org.au)
Nominees must possess a sound knowledge of Athletics
Previous team management experience is advantageous
Previous athletics coaching experience is advantageous
Due to the nature of the event, QA would encourage people with experience in the education system to apply.
Team Managers are expected to act, at all times, in accordance with the highest standards of behaviour as positive role models for team members. All team athletes are under the age of 18, and Team Managers are to ensure that they promote the safety of athletes and themselves in all situations.
All applications should be submitted on the following Application Form. All applications will be received by Queensland Athletics by 9am Monday 1st October 2018.
The applications will be reviewed by Queensland Athletics and all applicants will receive a response stating whether or not their nomination has been successful by 9:00am on Monday 1st October. To guarantee that you receive this response, please ensure that the contact details you provide are correct and legible.
Those applicants that are selected as Team Managers will be required to engage in the development of preparations for the tour and will be required to attend a Team Meeting on a Saturday in November.
Applicants seeking more information about the application process should contact Queensland Athletics.
Applicants seeking more information about the Australian All Schools Championships are encouraged to view the various publications on the Queensland Athletics website – www.qldathletics.org.au.