About Basketball New Zealand
Basketball New Zealand (BBNZ) is the national sport organisation that leads and administers basketball in New Zealand. BBNZ provides a range of basketball programmes and services for players, coaches, referees and associations. Basketball is an exciting global sport with a large and growing number of participants in New Zealand.
Basketball New Zealand are seeking a full-time Head Coach Tall Ferns and Female Performance Pathway Administrator to lead the Senior Women’s National Team the New Zealand Tall Ferns. This is a significant step in supporting our High Performing female players as well as investing in the development pathway for our young aspiring girls. The successful applicant will have a dual role of Coaching the Senior National team and leading the female performance pathway environment (this includes manage administrative aspects of the performance pathways, assisting with the coordination of travel and accommodation requirements and also ensuring equipment, facility and resource needs are met).
The Ideal Candidate
The successful candidate will have at least three years’ experience working within a female high performance environment ideally in a National team program, or within a professional Club system. They will have to be able to demonstrate their world-class skills in coaching, their ability to implement strategies to enhance performance, provide evidence of working within and contributing to junior development programs as well as demonstrating their strong administration, logistics and planning skills.
They will have a thorough understanding of the needs of elite female athletes, and knowledge of various sports science and sports medicine disciplines to ensure a positive team performance. Domestic and international travel will be required in this role and the successful applicant must be able secure the correct work visa’s required to work within New Zealand.
APPLICATIONS CLOSE – 5.00pm Wednesday 20th December, 2017
Apply here or email [email protected] to submit your application with cover letter outlining why you are suitable for this position:
Global Elite Sports have been contracted by Basketball New Zealand exclusively to manage the recruitment process for this position.