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WAG Competitive Gymnastics Coach Internship

Delta Sports

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  • Brisbane Queensland Australia
  • Full Time, Internship
  • $55,000 to $68,000 pa
26 Feb 2024
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Description

We now have the opportunity to help a passionate coach who is ready to take their coaching to the next level and learn from some of the best WAG coaches in Australia. This Internship role is based in Brisbane at our World Class training facility in Kedron and will be offered in a paid full time role.

Join a team of passionate coaches and gymnasts in a competitive level 1-7 environment. Be part of Team Delta, helping kids grow confidently through the sport of Gymnastics. Enjoy making your passion a career with a salary package range of $55,000 - $68,000 / year (commensurate with your level of skill and experience) in the first year while completing the Internship. 

Helping kids grow confidently through the Sport of Gymnastics is what we do as part of Team Delta. Our parents love our coaches who care;  their personal communication and our programs that take kids further. We are proud to be known as a leader within the children’s activity industry not only in Australia but in the United States as well.

The Internship program is designed to help coaches develop to their potential through a blend of:

  • Coaching a team with a mentor coach
  • Coaching classes independently
  • Weekly ‘One on One’ mentoring
  • Lecture based / small group learning sessions
  • Event based experiential learning at competitions and tours.
  • Guided learning by watching Level 7 - 10 and International athlete preparation.
  • Attainment of formal Advanced / Advanced Silver Coaching Accreditation and next level judge’s accreditation where appropriate. (FIG 2 / FIG 3)

The successful candidates will be allocated a State Team level successful mentor coach who will tailor an individual learning plan in consultation with the Intern, Performance Director and People Manager.  This plan will guide the development of technical and essential coaching skills across a broad spectrum from Level 1 - 7.

The year will include seven, one-month blocks of formal learning which include personalised  sessions to cover ideal model and key drills for skills on Vault, Bars, Beam, Floor, Conditioning, Teaching, Judging and Sports Science. Support will also be provided for coaches to complete the Gymnastics Australia Advanced Coaching course or FIG 2 course.

Successful candidates will also be involved in a Delta Club team event campaign to State Club Championships or National Club Championships.  

In addition, in a holiday week at the start of July, the successful intern will have an all expenses  trip to the USA to attend IGC (International Gymnastics Camp) at which they will be involved in the IGC coach training program. 

We are now seeking applicants from throughout Australia with a view to commencing either a full time OR significant casual position prior to March 2024. 

If you are ready to take the next step in your career; and learn to have an excellent eye for technique and quality, then you are ready to join our team.

Delta Gymnastics has a proven competitive track record spanning two decades of success.  We have been the Queensland Club Champions for 17 years in a row and have won the National Club Championships 13 of the past 16 years.  Our competitive results are a testament to our philosophy that every child is important and that a rising tide will lift all ships.  We work  hard together creating a team culture that inspires us to live our core values deltagym.com.au/core-values-at-delta-gymnastics

TEAM DELTA

Delta has 110 team members looking after just over 5000 gymnasts in 8 locations. With 45 people choosing gymnastics at Delta as their full time career you can be guaranteed an environment that is serious about career development and progress.

Our team:

  • has the desire and passion to help kids grow up in a nurturing environment with expectation and enthusiasm.
  • works together to make great things happen by creating a ONE TEAM environment.
  • loves giving recognition and learning from each other. We are willing to give and receive feedback to help continually improve what we do. 

Take a look at our team in action and if you like what you see, reach out for a consultation chat to see how we can help you have a fulfilling career in the sports industry.


BENEFITS OF JOINING TEAM DELTA

As part of our competitive coaching team you will have the opportunity to attend ALP/AGC competitions; State and National competitions; and join our tours, which are a highlight. We have many opportunities for coach development in attending clinics; training days; strength and conditioning tests; and state squads. 

  • When attending competitions away from Brisbane we provide accommodation and all meals and create a team building environment.
  • Our competitive coaching team meets regularly to discuss how we can continue to improve what we are doing and how to look after kids best. 
  • Our Competitive coaches are supported by a degree qualified and experienced Exercise Scientist in the area of Strength and Conditioning and rehabilitation.
  • Our team celebrates our achievements with fun team building activities multiple times a year as a full team and there are plenty of opportunities for social connection within both the competitive coaches across venues and within the specific venue team.
  • Relocation allowances and temporary accommodation are on offer for successful interstate  / international coaches.
  • Training, mentoring and financial support is available to complete the FIG 2 or FIG 3 Course.
  • Travel to the International Gymnastics Camp in July 2024 with a group of Delta Gymnasts and coaches and be involved in the coach training program on offer at IGC (Pennsylvania USA)

Essential Requirements

Desirable Criteria

Application Instruction

With an imminent start on offer, if you are seeking a genuine career opportunity and would like to be an integral part of Team Delta, please reach out to mmitchell@deltagym.com.au for more information on the possibilities to make a difference in a child's life and visit our careers page: deltagym.com.au/careers

Please note that applications will be reviewed as they are received, and interviews may occur prior to the closing date.

Delta Gymnastics is committed to creating an environment where all children and young people are equal, respected, and safe from harm. We require all applicants to undergo an extensive screening process prior to appointment.

Megan Mitchell

(07) 3262 0055, 0408 633 206

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