Seeking EOI for Sharks Aussie Hoop Coaches

Sharks Basketball Club is seeking volunteer coaches for our Aussie Hoops Program.

Aussie Hoops is Basketball Australia’s official introductory program, providing a fun and inclusive Basketball experience. The Sharks program is for children aged 5 to 7 year olds and their families.

When: Sunday’s 3pm to 4pm during the school term (Term 1 starts 7 Feb)

Where: Try Boys Sports Stadium, 501 Ryrie Street East Geelong.

We are looking for lead coaches and junior coaches.

A Sharks Aussie Hoops coach is enthusiastic, patient, passionate about basketball and has a desire to develop as a coach.

A lead coach is responsible for running a station with up to 10 children, following the aussie hoops curriculum, and supporting junior coaches. Lead coaches will be supported by the program coordinator.

The junior coaching position is an opportunity for sharks players to start their journey as a coach. Junior coaches will be supported by lead coaches and the program coordinator.

Coaches will be required to have a valid working with children check (if over 18) and complete the online Aussie Hoops coaching program (1-2 hours).

To register your interest please send an email to by Wednesday 20 January.

For further information contact:

Amy Clarke

Program Coordinator

0431 706 716

Aussie Hoops

Working with Children Check

Aussie Hoops Coaching Course



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Club Philosophy

The Sharks Basketball Club exists to provide a safe, happy and healthy sporting atmosphere for children and families with the emphasis on the joy of competition, rather than just winning, whilst providing quality leadership for the juniors in good teamwork and exemplary sportsmanship.

It strives to provide opportunities for girls and boys to develop their skills and to compete at a level of competition within their individual capabilities.

The Club supports and openly encourages all player's aspirations and dreams to fullfill their basketball goals to a higher level of involvement, whether playing, coaching, refereeing or other Club involvement.