The South African Hockey Association invites all interested coaches to apply for the position of South African Women’s Hockey Head Coach following the application process below.

Job Specifications for the Role

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

 Minimum Requirements

  • Candidate must have a recognised Coaching Qualification endorsed by their National Hockey Federation or the FIH.
  • Relevant senior National or International Coaching Experience

 Key Competencies and Requirements

  • Candidate must have the competencies to work and conduct their duties within the context and systems of operation of the South African Hockey Association
  • Candidate must have an understanding of, and competencies to work in, the current South African Hockey context and South African Sport context ensuring transformation and access for all players into the game.
  • The candidate must be able to exhibit competency in strategic thinking and operation
  • The candidate must be able to operate independently
  • The candidate must possess people/personnel management skills
  • Candidate must have a working knowledge of financial systems and policies around international sport teams.

NOTE: Applicants are to note that this is a volunteer position