Paid Coaching Opportunity: SCEGGS Darlinghurst

Paid Coaching Opportunity: SCEGGS Darlinghurst

SCEGGS Darlinghurst are looking for 3 – 5 softball coaches for Term 1 2021.

Term 1 is from 28 January – 27 March 2021 and SCEGGS play in the IGSSA Competition.

Coaching Requirements

Minimum age is 18 years old and applicants are required to have a Current Working with Children Check (employed).

Coaching experience is preferred but not essential and SCEGGS are looking for 3-5 coaches for various teams.

Training and Game Commitment

Training is held at Moore Park Fields, Robertson Road from 3:15pm – 5:00pm or at SCEGGS Darlinghurst, 215 Forbes Street Darlinghurst from 6:45am – 8:00am OR 3:15pm – 5:00pm.

Coaches are required to commit to at least 1 training per week (possibly more). Coaches would need to be available anywhere from 3 to 6 hours per week depending on their availability for our scheduled training sessions.

Games are held each Saturday morning at various Independent Girls Schools around Sydney.


Coaches are paid according to their current qualifications and experience.

Minimum is $35 per hour and the maximum $50 per hour including the applicable casual loading and all penalties.

Coaches are paid for a minimum of 2 hours work per session.


Each team will be allocated a kit (gloves, bases, balls, bats, catching gear, helmets, etc) that the coach will be responsible for taking to both trainings and games.

If requested, SCEGGS can supply extra tee’s, whiffle balls, tennis balls etc to training and there is a ball machine at SCEGGS as well.

Uniform Provided

SCEGGS supply all coaching staff a polo shirt (or two depending on sessions per week) to wear for every training session and game. SECGGS also supply a hoodie.

Coaches are to wear black or navy sports shorts / tights / track pants with closed toe shoes and a hat (preferably black or navy)

Parking Information

Street parking is available at all venues however this may be timed parking in many areas.

Some venues on Saturdays will have a designated car park.

How to Apply

Please send a CV or brief outline of playing and/or coaching experience if you are interested directly to:

Xanthe Axford

Sports Administrator and Softball Coordinator

Alison Gowan

Director of Sport