Posted 31st Jul 2019

Join our coaching team in the South West and help develop the next generation of Blue & Gold netball stars

There are a number of exciting opportunities to join the Team Bath Netball Coaching Pathway for the 2019-20 season, both on the Futures programme across the South West and with the Netball Performance League (NPL) age-group squads.

All successful applicants will have access to Team Bath’s Perform CPD (Continued Professional Development) sessions and all roles have a competitive salary.

Interviews will be conducted in August where appropriate and all positions are subject to a satisfactory DBS check, as well as review throughout and at the end of year.

The closing date for applications is Friday, August 9, 2019.


Futures Pathway roles

RoleVenueCommitment (all from September 2019 to June 2020)Day & TimeApply
Head Coach - Dorset HubBryanston SchoolWeekly, 3 hours per week *Monday, 6-8pmClick here
Assistant Coach - Dorset HubBryanston SchoolWeekly, 2 hours per week *Monday, 6-8pmClick here
Assistant Coach - Bristol HubSGS College, WISE CampusWeekly, 2 hours per week *Monday, 6-8pmClick here
Assistant Coach - Exeter HubUniversity of ExeterWeekly, 2 hours per week *Monday, 6-8pmClick here
Assistant Coach - Cornwall HubTruro & Penwith CollegeWeekly, 2 hours per week *Monday, 7.30-9.30pmClick here
Assistant Coach - Millfield HubMillfield SchoolWeekly, 2 hours per week *Monday, 7-9pmClick here
Academy Assistant CoachUniversity of BathWeekly, 2 hours per week *Tuesday, 5-7pmClick here
* Please note there may be some additional match play, tournaments and training dates during the year we would like you to attend

Main duties and accountabilities

  • Support the Head Coach to set the direction of the Futures Pathways programme and deliver an annual plan that is aligned to a development curriculum covering technical, tactical, physical and mental development, as set by Team Bath.
  • Assist with the management of the training schedule and load of athletes within the programme.
  • Assist the Head Coach to work with school and club coaches to ensure that training programmes and competition schedules are complimentary; liaise with strength & conditioning coaches and other multi-disciplinary team members where appropriate to ensure added value to the programme.
  • Support the process of screening of players into the Hub as required by the Team Bath Academy Head Coach and scouts/selectors. Ensure that screening data is collated and analysed, and that the appropriate feedback is given to players.
  • Liaise with the Head Coach as appropriate.
  • Attend Team Bath Netball coach and management meetings during the course of the year.
  • Attend coach development workshops as required.
  • Contribute to the overall development of the franchise where appropriate.
  • Assist in the promotion of Team Bath Netball in the target area.

NPL roles

Please note that all applicants must have experience in coaching performance teams.

Click here to read the main duties and accountabilities of a NPL Head Coach [PDF].

Click here to read the main duties and accountabilities of a NPL Assistant Coach [PDF].

RoleTraining commitmentMatches commitmentVenueDay & TimeApply
U21 Head CoachWeekly, 2 hours per week from September 2019 to April 2020.

Tournament training in June and July 2020.
Nine games across the season (December 2019 to April 2020).

NPL tournament at the end of July 2020.
University of BathTuesday, 7.15-9.15pmClick here
U21 Assistant CoachWeekly, 2 hours per week from September 2019 to April 2020.

Tournament training in June and July 2020.
Nine games across the season (December 2019 to April 2020).

NPL tournament at the end of July 2020.
University of BathTuesday, 7.15-9.15pmClick here
U19 Head CoachWeekly, 2 hours per week from September 2019 to April 2020.

Tournament training in June and July 2020.
Nine games across the season (December 2019 to April 2020).

NPL tournament at the end of July 2020.
Mainly University of Bath, some sessions to be moved around the South West regionTuesday, 7.15-9.15pm plus occasional Fridays and Mondays (TBC)Click here
U19 Assistant CoachWeekly, 2 hours per week from September 2019 to April 2020.

Tournament training in June and July 2020.
Nine games across the season (December 2019 to April 2020).Mainly University of Bath, some sessions to be moved around the South West regionTuesday, 7.15-9.15pm plus occasional Fridays and Mondays (TBC)Click here
U17 Head CoachOnce a month from September 2019 to April 2020.

Tournament training in June and July 2020.
3-4 practice matches from April to June 2020.

NPL tournament at the end of July 2020.
Taunton/MillfieldFriday, 6.30-8.30pmClick here
U17 Assistant CoachWeekly, two hours per week.3-4 practice matches from April to June 2020.

NPL tournament at the end of July 2020.
Taunton/MillfieldFriday, 6.30-8.30pmClick here

More information

Please click here to email Lois Jackson if you would like any further details about the roles.

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