Performance Advisor - Athletics


The Victorian Institute of Sport (VIS) Athletics Performance Advisor will form effective relationships to lead and support local National Athletes Support Structure (NASS) athletes, provide coaching leadership at the State level, maintain effective day to day coordination of the NASS program within the VIS and support delivery of the local Pathway program.

The position will manage the VIS Athletics program, ensuring all local program and facility requirements are met. As appropriate, the role may also lead a National Event Group, facilitating technical and performance leadership throughout the High Performance program.

Whilst directly reporting to the VIS Performance Manager (Podium), the role also takes strategic and technical direction from the Athletics Australia (AA) General Manager - High Performance and Director of Performance Coaching.


If this sounds like you, an Information Pack with further details about the VIS and the role can be obtained from Matthew Thompson, Performance Coordinator (VIS), on 0408 284 397 or

Applications must be emailed to no later than 5pm, Tuesday 19th October. Applications will need to address the essential selection criteria outlined in the Position Description under "Job Holder Capabilities" to be considered.


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VIS Athletics Performance Advisor Core Competencies


The Victorian Institute of Sport (VIS) is one of Australia’s elite high performance sports training and coaching organisations. Through promoting our 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, courage, passion, community, simplicity and success amongst not only the athletes, but also the coaching and support staff equally.

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