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About the job…..
There are a number of opportunities throughout the YMCA for positions on a casual basis for ongoing work, we are seeking sports coaches for the positions below 

Rookie Sports -  A multi-sports program for 3.5-year-olds to 5-year-olds. This program changes sports each fortnight and includes basketball, soccer, cricket, and football. Rookie sports is designed to teach young children the fundamentals of sport and get them ready for prep teaching them to follow instructions, take turns and how to play a team game.

Social Basketball - A fun Social Basketball competition held on a Wednesday night, this is designed to teach students how to play basketball in a fun environment. Our umpires, coach, and umpire the game. Each time they blow the whistle they explain to the child why they have stopped the game and the correct rules depending on the situation.

Basic Basketball - We run a basketball training session on a Thursday night teaching kids the basic skills of basketball in a fun, engaging and safe environment.

About the Y…….
YMCA Geelong is a for-purpose, not-for-profit, community organisation celebrating more than 65 years servicing the community across recreation, camping, youth, and children’s services.

How to Apply……
Position descriptions and YMCA Employment Application forms are available to download at https://www.geelong.ymca.org.au/ymca-jobs
All applicants must complete the Employment Application Form on our website and provide a current resume with three referees is provided to be considered for the position.

Safeguarding Children and Young People Requirements
YMCA, including the Board of Directors, is committed to the safety and wellbeing of children and young people in accordance with our Safeguarding Children and Young People framework. YMCA requires that all applicants undergo satisfactory screening prior to commencement, including but not limited to:

  • A national criminal history check
  • International criminal history checks where applicants have worked overseas
  • Holding or obtaining a valid Working with Children Check/ equivalent in accordance with state/territory laws
  • Two reference checks

Any successfully appointed applicant will be required to adhere to the Safeguarding Children and Young People framework, which includes a thorough safeguarding children and young people induction and committing to upholding the safety and wellbeing of children and young people throughout their engagement with YMCA.

If any of these roles sound appealing and you would like to express an interest in them, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

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pdfClick Here to view the Application Form


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Contact Us

Newtown Stadium
25 Riversdale Road
Newtown, 3220
Phone: (03) 5223 2714

North Geelong
Victoria St (Arena Complex)
North Geelong, 3218
Phone: (03) 5223 2714

Camp Wyuna
71 Flinders St
Queenscliff, 3225
Phone: (03) 5258 1656

YMCA Bannockburn
132 Milton Street
Bannockburn, 3331
Phone: (03) 5281 2316

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