Do you like sports? Do you enjoy working with children?

Kelly Sports coaching could be for you.

What does the role involve?

Being outside and working with children requires a whole range of skills, such as knowing how to gain children's attention quickly and efficiently, being able to teach in a fun and interesting way, and learning how to communicate so that children can understand your instructions. Along with your desire to learn and a positive attitude, you will need to be energetic, committed and passionate. A current first aid certificate and access to your own transport would be an advantage.

Learn skills that will last you a lifetime

When you join the Kelly Sports coaching team, you’ll participate in our training programme that equips you with all the skills and knowledge you need to plan, manage and deliver a successful sports coaching session.

Contact us today!

If you believe that a coaching role at Kelly Sports is right for you, we would love to hear from you. Please select the area most suitable for you and contact the manager with your details and CV.

Sports Coaches, Umpires & Referees

Posted: 25 March 2022

Kelly Sports is currently looking for enthusiastic, active and committed sports coaches and/or Netball, AFL and Soccer umpires/referees for casual positions.

Sports Coach

Posted: 1 January 2022

Closes: 30 April 2022

Are you passionate about sports and active recreation? Join Kelly Sports to deliver before-school, after-school, in-school, Pre school and holiday programme coaching sessions...

Referees / Umpires

Posted: 1 January 2022

Closes: 30 April 2022

Kelly Sports is seeking enthusiastic, active and committed Referees / Umpires to join their growing team to officiate Soccer and AFL in the Melbourne area.

Dance Coach

Posted: 1 January 2022

Closes: 30 April 2022

Kelly Sports is seeking enthusiastic, active and committed Dance Coaches to join the growing team in the Melbourne area.

Sports Coach

Posted: 1 January 2022

Closes: 30 April 2022

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Job Description
Are you passionate about sports and active recreation? Join Kelly Sports to deliver before-school, after-school, in-school, pre school and holiday programme coaching sessions and help us set kids up for a happy and healthy future. You’ll spend more time outdoors, teach kids the fundamentals of a variety of sports, and make a real difference in their lives.

Working at Kelly Sports is for you if you:

  • Love working with kids and are in touch with your inner child. You’ll join in on the fun but still be able to command the respect of your group.
  • Are sporty, enthusiastic, and able to create a fun coaching environment where kids of all abilities are encouraged to give things a go.
  • Are an outstanding communicator who can connect with kids one minute and engage professionally with parents and caregivers, school personnel, and your fellow Kelly Sports coaches the next.
  • Are responsible, reliable, and comfortable taking initiative to adapt to the challenges that each day brings; whether that’s adapting an activity to suit your group’s interests or helping a quiet kid gain confidence making new friends.
  • Care about your community and want to help kids learn and develop a lifelong love of sports.
  • Have at least a restricted driver’s license and access to a vehicle to transport gear.

What we can offer you:

  • Flexibility to fit your working hours around studying or other commitments.
  • A fun, active, and varied working environment.
  • Training in health and safety, behaviour guidance, child protection, supervision, coaching 101, running after-school sessions, and more.
  • Valuable experience working with children as well as in the field of sports and recreation.
  • Opportunities to take on extra in-school coaching hours for the right candidate.

Hours:

Hours are predominantly after-school and during school holidays. Get in touch to find out what hours are available in your area.

Coaching hours between 9:00am and 5:00pm may be available for the right candidate.

Child safety comes first so successful applicants will be required to pass a working with Childrens check

Applicants should have Australian residency or a valid Australian work visa.

If this sounds like you, or you’d like to find out more we’d love to hear from you!

Send your CV and a cover letter letting us know why you’d be a fantastic Kelly Sports coach to Emma Fleming at emma@kellysports.com.au to find out about opportunities near you.

Referees / Umpires

Posted: 1 January 2022

Closes: 30 April 2022

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Job Description

Kelly Sports is seeking enthusiastic, active and committed Referees / Umpires to join their growing team to officiate Soccer and AFL in the Melbourne area. Applicants must be enthusiastic, sports minded people required to officiate around Glen Waverley and South Yarra. Must be out going, professional and passionate about refereeing/umpiring with a willingness to develop skills.

The games are delivered on Saturday mornings with occasional weekday matches. Games are officiated at schools and sports facilities and other locations as advised from time to time.

The games are conducted between 8.00am - 12.30pm

Skills & Attributes:
The right person for this role will:

  • Knowledge of rules in AFL or soccer
  • Punctual & Reliable
  • Must have own car
  • Ability to work flexible hours
  • Interpersonal & communication skills

Educational & Experience:

  • Experience in Refereeing/Umpiring
  • Working with children check
  • Must have minimum Level 1 AFL Umpire Accreditation (For AFL Umpires) or
  • Must have minimum Level 4 Refereeing Accreditation

All Kelly Sports employees participate in a thorough induction process. We are currently looking to fill casual positions. Kelly Sports adopts a salary scale based upon a referees/umpires experience, accreditation, tertiary qualifications and loyalty. Referee/umpire rates are between $30 and $40 per hour.

Dance Coach

Posted: 1 January 2022

Closes: 30 April 2022

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Job Description

We are currently looking for Dance coaches. Applicants must be enthusiastic, ability to facilitate a variety of genres.

Coach in local primary schools across Melbourne. Must be outgoing, friendly and passionate about working with kids and capable of coaching groups with an emphasis on group control and skill development.


Skills & Attributes:
The right person for this role will:

  • Ability to teach / coach children
  • Punctual & Reliable 
- Must have own car
  • Ability to work flexible hours

  • Interpersonal & communication skills


Educational & Experience:

  • Experience in coaching
  • Working with children check

  • Experience working with primary aged children

All Kelly Sports coaches participate in a thorough induction process. We are currently looking to fill casual and part time positions. Kelly Sports adopts a salary scale based upon a coaches playing and coaching experience, coaching accreditation, tertiary qualifications and loyalty. Coaches rates are between $25 and $50 per hour

Sports Coaches, Umpires & Referees

Posted: 25 March 2022

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Kelly Sports is a ChildSafe organisation and the largest provider of Sports Programs and Clinics for school aged children in Australia. Kelly Sports goal is to enhance each child’s physical education and wellbeing by providing expert coaching and umpiring over a wide range of sports including AFL, Soccer, Netball, Basketball,Athletics, Softball, Cricket, Volleyball, Tennis, Lacrosse, Hockey, Badminton, Table Tennis and much more.

Kelly Sports is currently looking for enthusiastic, active and committed sports coaches and/or Netball, AFL and Soccer umpires/referees for casual positions.

Applicants must be outgoing, friendly and sports minded people who are passionate about working with children and capable of coaching and/or umpiring groups with an emphasis on behaviour management and skill development. Availability required for a casual coaching position with Kelly Sports is from 3.00pm most week days and some Saturday morning work may also be required. Flexible working hours average 5 – 10 hrs per week for coaching based on your availability. Occasional opportunities to coach in-curriculum may also be available.

Availability required for Umpiring AFL/Soccer positions will predominantly be on Saturday mornings with some week days from 4.00pm.

Availability required for Netball umpiring positions is from 4.00pm week days with some Saturday morning work.

Occasional opportunities to umpire/referee in-curriculum may also be available.

Requirements include:

  • Sports Coach Position - Proven experience in coaching children
  • Umpire/Referee Position - Capable of umpiring/refereeing Netball, AFL or Soccer and have knowledge of current by-laws for Netball, AFL and Soccer competitions
  • Working with Children Check - ( mandatory)
  • Child Safe Environments Training – Responding to Risk,Harm, Neglect & Abuse -RRHAN (mandatory if over 18 years of age)
  • First Aid ( training can be provided)
  • COVID-19 double vaccinated as per the emergency management for the education & early childhood settings COVID-19 direction 2021( mandatory)
  • Community Coach accreditation ( desirable) OR umpiring experience or accreditations ( desirable) OR be willing to learn umpiring/refereeing
  • Experience working with primary and/ or secondary aged children
  • Must be able to demonstrate an understanding of appropriate behaviours when engaging with children
  • Be punctual and reliable
  • Your own car or able to be transported to your sessions
  • Good communication skills

Applications and resumes can be sent to James Tripodi Operations Manager Kelly Sports Adelaide Metro Email: james@kellysports.com.au

Secondary school students are also encouraged to apply for our umpiring/refereeing positions as training will be provided.

Kelly Sports promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all children through rigorous reference and background checking and our staff are responsible for promoting the safety and wellbeing of children and young people by adhering to our child safe policy, codes of conduct and other policies.