Manager - Netball Workforce, Netball Queensland
Build the capability & capacity of the netball workforce, including coaches, officials & volunteers, & support growth & delivery of netball across Qld
- Attract, develop and retain coaches, officials and volunteers
- Develop and deliver education and training programs
- Design and implement programs, resources and initiatives
Brisbane (Nathan) location
Netball Queensland has an ambitious vision of becoming a world-class sports organisation, respected for transforming lives through netball. The proud home of the history-making Queensland Firebirds team, Netball Queensland is determined to continue to be the number 1 sport for women and girls in Queensland and couldn’t be more excited about the new $45million state-of-the-art Nissan Arena. The next few years are game changing for netball in Queensland and the right team is needed to make the most of these opportunities.
The Manager - Netball Workforce is an exciting new opportunity to build the capability and capacity of the netball workforce, including coaches, officials and volunteers, to support participation growth and deliver netball across Queensland.
In this role, you will lead the development and implementation of our netball workforce action plan, ensuring alignment between Netball Queensland’s strategic priorities and that our workforce is skilled, valued, supported to provide the best possible netball experience at club, association, region and state-wide levels. This includes responsibility for the design and delivery of development programs, resources and opportunities for existing and new coaches, officials and volunteers, which meet the needs of the netball community across Queensland.
As the Manager - Netball Workforce, you will mentor and manage the team that plans, promotes and delivers a suite of education, training, development and accreditation pathways for our coach and official workforce across Queensland.
Reporting to the General Manager - Delivery Network, your work and that of your team will directly contribute to the growth and sustainability of netball in Queensland, and Netball Queensland’s vision of being a world-leading sports organisation, respected for transforming lives through netball.
As a leader with significant experience in the sport and/or membership services sector, you must have demonstrated experience in initiating, developing and delivering best practice education and training programs aligned to workforce needs and for a large and geographically dispersed workforce.
To be successful in this role you will have knowledge of contemporary workforce needs within sports coaching, officiating and volunteering, and whilst not essential knowledge and understanding of netball would be an advantage.
Your proven ability to foster and sustain positive relationships with a complex and diverse group of stakeholders, and/or in member-based organisations will be of prime importance. Knowledge and/or experience working with individuals, groups or communities from an All Abilities, Multicultural and/or Indigenous background will also be highly valued in this role.
Overall, it will be your strong personal brand which personifies Netball Queensland’s values driven culture of excellence based on trust, your ability to translate ideas into action and to motivate team members to deliver and exceed expectations, that will set you apart from the rest.
NOTE: Candidates must be an Australian Citizen / Permanent Resident or have unlimited working rights within Australia to be considered for this position.