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19 Apr 2021

Casual Hockey Coach

St Margaret’s Anglican Girls School – Posted by stmargarets Queensland, Australia

Job Description

St Margaret’s Anglican Girls School is one of Queensland’s leading independent schools, fostering in students confidence, compassion, academic excellence and a lifelong love of learning.  We look for all staff to be committed to and in harmony with the Anglican ethos of the school.


St Margaret’s has a long, proud history of women in sport.  The school was one of three founding members of the Queensland Girls’ Secondary Schools Sports Association (QGSSSA) in 1908, an association that continues today.  The primary school is a member of the Andrew’s Cup Competition.  As testament to the school’s commitment to the sporting program at the school, in 2020 the school’s sports precinct was completed and opened.  This world class facility incorporates a water polo sized heated swimming pool with two 50m lanes, tennis courts with lights, gymnasium with an oak sprung floor, a strength and conditioning gym, an indoor climbing wall featuring seven belay stations and 76m2 of climbing, a dedicated ergometer room to support rowing and modern health and physical education classrooms.


St Margaret’s has a long history of participation in the QGSSSA hockey competition.  The popularity of the sport has greatly increased over the years, which has resulted in St Margaret’s becoming one of the most successful schools within the QGSSSA competition.  This hockey season runs from May to September.

The hockey program is coordinated by Teacher Coordinators, a Lead Coach and a number of Coaches.  Coaches lead two training sessions per week with fixtures to be held on Saturdays in Term 3 of the school year.

We are currently seeking the following for the 2021 Hockey Season:

Coaches – The role of coach is to deliver coaching sessions developed by the Lead Coach and which encourage students in skill and technique development.  To view the position description please click here.


You will be an experienced and qualified coach who has a proven ability to develop young Hockey players skills and instil a passion for the sport.

Essential requirements:

  • All coaches must have, or be working towards, a minimum Hockey Australia – Level 1 Coaching accreditation.  Hockey Australia Coaching accreditation or higher will be highly regarded.
  • Previous coaching experience.
  • Experience in playing hockey.
  • A working with children blue card or exemption card.
  • A current first aid and CPR certificate.

This is an excellent opportunity for you to continue to develop your coaching resume.

How to Apply

To Apply:   Applications are to be addressed to the Principal and be received by midday Tuesday 27 April 2021.  A cover letter and resume may be emailed to Interviews will be happening as soon as possible therefore candidates are encouraged to apply without delay. Please note, successful candidates will require a valid blue card prior to commencing employment at St Margaret's. Candidates that do not currently hold a valid blue card are advised to apply for a blue card to ensure they are job ready. Please direct any enquiries to

Job Categories: Hockey Coaches. Job Types: Casual. Job Tags: #hockey #Hockeyjobs #hockeyplayers. Salaries: Less than 15,000.

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