Seeking Senior Men's Coach for 2021 Season

Tarneit Football Club is seeking expressions of interest for the role of Senior Men’s Coach, Playing or Non-Playing for season 2021 and beyond.

The Tarneit Football Club is associated with the Western Region Football League, currently playing in Division 3. After consecutive senior finals appearances, the club is looking for the right person to support the club in taking the next step and enabling future club success.

Key coaching objectives:

  • Develop a football game plan to enable on-field success.

  • Establish an inclusive, positive, professional and disciplined approach within the playing group aligned to the club’s core values

  • Work collaboratively with the committee to develop a sustainable senior football program.

The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate the following:

  • A strong commitment to embrace and develop a club first culture

  • Understanding of game strategies, playing styles and tactics

  • Structured, professional and disciplined approach

  • Exceptional communication and strong leadership skills

  • Passion for driving an inclusive culture and creating an environment to support player development.

  • Ability to manage existing talent, identify and recruit additional talent as required

  • Ability to shape and form a strong coaching team

  • Level 2 AFL Victoria coaching accreditation (or willingness to attain)

Expression of interest setting out qualifications and experience should be submitted via email to Darren Connelly (President), or mobile 0438 366 362 to discuss the role further

Applications close 28th August 2020

About the Club

The Tarneit Football Club was established in 2014 and plays in the Western Region Football League Division 3. The club has excellent home ground facilities that align with the professionalism of our club at a local level.

The club is represented by 3 senior sides in the Division 3 WRFL league as well as 7 junior sides, under 9’s,10, 12 (2 teams), 16 (Boys and Girls) and 18’s. With over 300 players in total, of all mixed religions and races, we pride ourselves on being a multi-cultural and inclusive club.

The Football Club run an Auskick program for kids aged 4-7, with the emphasis is on providing a fun and safe environment for both kids and parents.

Thanks to council and State Government funding, we will see lights on our front oval and a larger social room for the 2021 season, which will assist our club to continue its growth.


Wootten Road, Tarneit, Vic 3029

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