Parramatta Touch Association are pleased to open the 2021 NSW Touch Association Vawdon Cup Coaching Nominations.
Vawdon Cup is a weekly competition conducted throughout the Sydney Metropolitan area catering for Open, Senior & Youth divisions. Below is the Criteria, Selection process and the timeline of events.
- All Coaches, Assistant Coaches and Managers must complete their ‘Working with Children Check’ and provide the WWCC number to Parramatta Touch prior to team trials (Note: this can take 4 weeks to obtain -www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au).
- Coaches must have Talent Coaching Certificate and Assistant Coaches Foundaton.
- Premier League head Coaches must have a Level 3/Elite Coaching Certificate.
- Must be voluntarily active within the Parramatta Touch Football park level competitions.
- Selection will depend on how many applications are received and you may not be offered the division/ position preference applied for.
- Ensure trials and selections are well advertised and open to all players competing in Parramatta park level competitions.
- Be available for selections for the team you will be coaching and work with appointed selectors.
- Selectors and Coaches are to follow the selection criteria as set down by Parramatta Touch Executive.
- Players will only be considered to represent Parramatta Touch at the 2021 Vawdon Cup if they are actively
playing in the 2020/21 Summer Competitions or in the 2021 Adam Fahim Cup.
- All nominees may be required to attend an interview with the club Coaching Director, Head of Men’s and Head of Women’s
- There will be questions asked to gauge where a coaches skills are at
- End of interviews Coaching committee will put their recommendations forward to the executive for final approval
Timeline of Events
- Coaching Nominations Released= 15th March
- Coaching Nominations Close= 26th April
- Interviews (if required)= 29th April
- Coaches Appointed=8th May
- Adam Fahim Cup Starts= 5th May
- Player Trial Nominations Released= 6th May
- Trial 1= 19th May (after Adam Fahim Cup Games)
- Trial 2= 26th May (after Adam Fahim Cup Games)
- Round 1 Vawdon Cup= TBC (Mid/late August)
To nominate head to https://tinyurl.com/21-VC-Coach