Silvermoon Tactix Assistant Coach Vacancy

28 July 2017

Netball Mainland is seeking applicants for the fixed term, part time role of Assistant Coach of the Silvermoon Tactix ANZ Premiership Netball team.

Netball Mainland is one of five Zones, affiliated to Netball New Zealand, responsible for the support, promotion and development of Netball across the Nelson, Marlborough, Buller, West Coast and Canterbury regions.

Netball Mainland is seeking an experienced, dynamic and respected Coach to assist the Tactix Head Coach. Housed at the Apollo Projects High Performance Sport NZ Centre at Jellie Park in Christchurch, the Tactix have access to on-court training facilities, state of the art performance analysis, support services and offices that cater for the broader Netball Mainland administration and staff.

The successful applicant will be an experienced performance level coach, tactically astute, an expert at the technical aspects of the game and with an extensive knowledge of Netball. The applicant will also have experience and success at working closely with others to help plan, develop and implement a programme that will successfully prepare players for this elite competition.

Other competencies include a high level of communication and leadership skills. Applicants will preferably have coached at a recognised performance Netball level.

The Assistant Coach will be accountable to and support the Silvermoon Tactix Head Coach on all operational and coaching matters including programme planning, events, training camps, Zone support personnel and administrative matters.

This is an exciting opportunity for an aspiring performance Coach to play a part in the development of quality participants and their own coaching career in Netball.

 A copy of the Position Description may be found on the Netball Mainland Website:

If you have what it takes, please forward your covering letter of application and curriculum vitae electronically or via post to:

Jen Hooper

Performance Development Manager

Netball Mainland Zone

P O Box 29692




Phone: (03) 351 0572

All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence.  

Closing date for receipt of applications is 6.00 p.m. Wednesday 16th August