2017 NWC Open Grade (19+) Rep Coach applications welcome

Netball Wellington Centre invite interested coaches to take up the opportunity to get involved with coaching our 2017 Open Grade (19+) representative team.

We currently seek keen applicants for the position of Lead Coach & Assistant Coach.  We encourage you to please have a good look over the job description/s attached below and thoroughly check the commitment dates listed before registering your interest. 

To apply, please complete the attached form, briefly outline your experience or provide a coaching CV and return all information to Netball Wellington Centre via email to gm@netballwellington.co.nz or fax (04) 387 8309.  Applications close 5pm Friday 18th August 2017.

Positions within the Representative Team Management are a pathway opportunity for all coaches and managers wishing to further their coaching careers and for those wishing to give back to the netball community at Centre level.

Netball Wellington Centre welcome those who wish to take up the exciting opportunity to work alongside other experienced individuals. Positions are in a volunteer capacity however provide a fantastic opportunity to further develop yourself. 

Applications for Team Manager will open once the Lead Coach and Assistant Coach have been appointed.


To assist with confirming your availability and give due consideration to time commitments prior to applying for any of the above roles, please find an indication of key commitments and dates for the 2017 NWC Representative Season provided below:

Open Grade (19+) Representative Team
some dates are still to be confirmed, possibility for dates to be reviewed/added

Tuesday 22nd August 2017 from 6.00pm to 8.00pm
Sunday 27th August 2017 from 10.00am to 12.00pm
held at the ASB Sports Centre in Wellington.


Netball Taranaki Open Tournament
Sunday 10th September 2017 - held at Springvale Stadium, Whanganui hosted by Netball Taranaki.  (Day trip - travel up and back on same day therefore no accommodation required)

NWC Invitational Fixtures
Sunday 17th September 2017 - held at the ASB Sports Centre in Wellington.

Intra-Zone Open Grade (19+) Invitational Tournament
Sunday 8th October 2017 - held at Central Energy Trust Arena in Palmerston North.  (Day trip - travel up and back on same day therefore no accommodation required)

Held Tuesday evenings 6.00pm-7.30pm at the ASB Sports Centre – some flexibility for change may be


The application form is attached and relevant job description/s will be posted at the bottom of this page for your reference. We welcome your application and thank you for taking the time to apply.

Interested applicants should please:

  • Carefully review the appropriate job description/s attached below along with our NWC Representative Players Policy for your reference.

  • Carefully refer to and check availability against commitment dates.

  • Complete a Team Management Application in full and return as soon as possible.

  • Attend an interview for this position if required.

  • Consent to a police check being conducted for successful candidates.

  • Make yourself available to attend meeting/s prior to and after representative team trials.

  • Attend all trials and pre-trials selections to confirm player selection (if appointed Selector).

  • Respond to requests from Netball Wellington Centre in a timely manner.

Applicants must also be open to attending a debrief interview/meeting at the end of the representative season.

Please return your application form along with relevant accompanying documents by 5pm Friday 18th August 2017.
Post: ATTN General Manager Sue Geale, Netball Wellington Centre, PO Box 14-430, Wellington 6241
or email: gm@netballwellington.co.nz

or fax: (04) 387 8309


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