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National Training Sqaud Head Coach Opportunities Available

Thursday, February 01, 2018

TBA is delighted to announce the inclusion of a new initiative for TBA accredited Silver level coaches for the 2018 National Training Squad (NTS) program.

With National coach Andrew Frawley unavailable to coach in 2018, TBA through its High Performance Committee will trial a different approach to managing the NTS and National teams in 2018. This was successfully piloted in 2017 with the Asian Schools team and will see the appointment of a head coach to manage each distinct group of NTS athletes  (Men, Women, Senior, Youth & Junior). 

TBA seeks experienced Silver accredited Coaches who are interested in apply for the head coaches positions. The head coach will be primarily responsible for working directly with athletes who are in their National Training Squad pool and their personal coaches in preparation for Asian Zone and World Championships.


  • Developing the training and tournament schedule for National Training Squad athletes;
  • Assisting the HP Manager in the implementation of Individual Performance Plans for squad athletes;
  • In conjunction with the High Performance Committee and HP Manager, assist in the development and planning of training camps for NTS athletes and National Teams;
  • Developing strong relationships with athletes and their personal coaches;
  • Contributing effectively as part of a team working towards the achievement of outcomes;

For more information on this role please read over the NTS Head Coach position description here.

The updated National Training Squad Policy is now available on our website here.

Interested coaches please complete the Expression of Interest form PDF or Word and send to the TBA office by 5pm Wednesday 28th February 2018.

All further enquiries regarding the NTS Head Coach positions should be directed to Mike Griffith or 0405 905300.