Lead Physical Preparation Coach - Melbourne Vixens (3 Year Contract)


The Victorian Institute of Sport (VIS) are looking for a dynamic and passionate high performance professional to join its team in the role of Lead Physical Preparation Coach for the Melbourne Vixens netball team. 

This full time position will be responsible for leading all aspects of the teams and individual players physical preparation. The position will primarily be based at the VIS headquarters in Melbourne’s Albert Park and the State Netball Hockey Centre. 

To be successful in this role, you should have had extensive experience working as a physical preparation coach with high performance athletes and a proven ability working within an interdisciplinary team environment. This experience should include demonstrable instances of working with the rehabilitation of complex sport injuries. 

The successful applicant will also need to possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills, sound organisational and planning skills and attention to detail, and the ability to problem solve and provide solutions that will positively impact performance. 


Sound like you? This is your chance to grab that once-in-a-lifetime dream job. 

To download a copy of the position description, see below. If you require further information or wish to discuss your application, then call Harry Brennan on 0400 158285. 

Applicants should be Australian citizens or currently eligible to work in Australia. 

Applications must be emailed to vacancy@vis.org.au no later than 5.00pm, Friday 3rd September

Applicants should provide a current CV and letter of application outlining their suitability for this role, and addressing the essential criteria outlined. Interviews to be held week commencing Mon 13th Sept with the successful candidate commencing at the start of Nov.


Lead Physical Preparation Coach (Melbourne Vixens) 


"Our vision is to be the leading provider of high performance sports programs for talented athletes, enabling them to achieve national and international success." 

The Victorian Institute of Sport (VIS) is one of Australia’s elite high performance sports training and coaching organisations. Through promoting it’s maxim of “Success in Sport and Life” the organisation constantly strives to provide an environment in which talented athletes have the opportunity to excel in both their chosen sport and life in general. Underpinning this dedication is a strong set of core values that promote excellence, integrity, passion, respect and commitment not only amongst the athletes, but the coaching and support staff equally.

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