Great Springfield Sports


2022 Senior Coach & Assistant Coaches

Reporting to the Executive Committee, the successful applicant will be able to demonstrate strong leadership and communication qualities in the development and progression of a new playing group.

Key coaching objectives include:

• Development of a football strategy and deployment in support of the Clubs potential growth.

• A leading role in player retention, player recruitment and skills development

• Relationship management with internal and external club stakeholders

• Assist in establishing a list and application details to AFLQ for 2023.

• Promote a culture of inclusiveness, family and support for each other and club members.

• Enforce a strict behavioural code for player management.

The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate the following:

• The desire and drive for personal and team success, with a focus to lead the Club into higher divisions.

• Excellent interpersonal skills, including leadership and communication in driving the culture of the players, support staff and the Club generally

• Knowledge and experience as a coach in the development of game plans, training techniques and player skills to support objectives

• Ability to identify and recruit new players and officials to the Club, including support staff as required

• AFL Level 2 coaching accreditation or preparedness to complete

• An outgoing personality, engaging with members, sponsors and local media to promote the Club and it’s brand.


Application closing date: 31st August 



Luke Playfair

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