Feb 20, 2023

Call for Applications for Head Coach Roles

We are calling for applications for the positions listed below.  Applicants must have suitable qualifications or experience working within the high-performance environment, see Job description below. Kindly download a copy of the application form and submit a short CV, submitting both to saha@sahockey.co.za. The following opportunities are available:

  1. SA National Men’s Outdoor – National Coach
  2. SA National Indoor Ladies – National Coach
  3. SA National Indoor Men – National Coach

Closing Date: 3 March 2023 end of business day


Basic Requirements

  • Candidate must reside or be able to obtain residency in South Africa
  • Candidate must be able to work within South Africa
  • Candidate must have sound references
  • SA Hockey level 3 Coaching Accreditation

Preferable Requirements

  • Candidate must have recognised Coaching qualification endorsed by their National Hockey Federation or the FIH
  • Relevant senior National or international Coaching Experience
  • A minimum of 3 years IPT or 5 years USSA and or 5 years provincial premier league head coach experience

Key Competencies and Requirements

The Candidate must:

  • Have the competencies to work and conduct their duties within the context and systems of operation of the South African Hockey Association
  • Have and understanding of, and competencies to work in the current South African Hockey context and South African Sport context ensuring transformation and access for all player into the game.
  • Be able to exhibit competency in strategic thinking and operation
  • Be able to operate independently
  • Possess people/personnel management skills
  • Have a working knowledge of financial system and policies around international sport

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