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Development Coach

Job No: CB17900
Location: Sydney

City of Canada Bay Council’s values underpin how we operate.

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Gymnastics Development Coach

Permanent Full-time 38 hours per week

$60,694.53 - $69,798.71 per annum + super


The Five Dock Leisure Centre (FDLC) is one of the largest gymnastics clubs in NSW. We are currently looking for a motivated and enthusiastic Development Coach to further develop our competitive and recreational gymnastics programs. If you have a great passion for gymnastics and want to have an impact on a large program of young gymnasts, this could be the position for you! 

FDLC is a community focused leisure centre located in Sydney's thriving inner west. The Centre caters for over 450,000 visits per year, and comprises of a competition standard Gymnastics Hall, a two court Stadium which caters for indoor soccer, netball, badminton and basketball, as well as a leading Health Club comprising of two group fitness studios, cardio and weights areas.

We are currently looking for a suitably qualified and experienced Development Coach to lead our Gymnastics programs. You will be required to teach morning foundation and higher-level gymnastics skills within our levels programs, Team Gym and competitive squads. Using your extensive coaching experience, you will be responsible for ensuring that the Centre’s gymnastics programs are fun, progressive and engaging. You will be required to teach gymnastics skills at all levels, attend competitions and assist in the development of new programs. A key focus of this role will be to ensure the programs are professionally run and appealing to new and existing gymnasts. The classes to be taught will be negotiated with the successful applicant based upon qualifications & experience, individual requirements, and FDLC program needs.

To be successful in this role you will have intermediate gymnastics coach accreditation, extensive experience in coaching gymnastics and programming within a gymnastics environment, and excellent communication skills. Strong leadership and mentoring skills must also be a strength to support the team. A current first aid certificate and Working With Children’s Check is also required. 

Please see here the position description  

Closing Date:  7 December 2022

For further information on this position please contact Lindsay Nylund, Sports Program Team Leader – Gymnastics on 9911 6326.


The City of Canada Bay Council is a Child Safe Organisation that recognises and advocates for the rights of Children and Young People and are committed to a Safe Workplace. 

This position is identified as a Child-Related position under the Commission for Children and Young People Act 1998, and the City of Canada Bay is required to conduct Working with Children Checks on the preferred applicants. Prohibited Persons are not eligible to apply.

The City of Canada Bay Council is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer committed to maintaining, growing and supporting a diverse, respectful, collaborative & inclusive workplace. We welcome and encourage applications from diverse community groups and ages including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, LGBTIQA, people with disabilities, women, and other diversity groups.

The successful applicant for this role will be required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 or provide evidence of an approved medical contraindication form. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure they are able to meet all requirements in line with Councils COVID Safe Workplace Policy & Procedure (once adopted), WHS requirements and prevailing NSW Public Health Orders.

“Formal offers of employment are subject to standard Council pre-employment checks including medical and other background checks

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