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Cricket Victoria: Community Cricket Development Officers (Casuals) (Deadline – June 10)

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Posted: 31 May 2024
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We are currently seeking to appoint a number of casual Community Cricket (CC) Development Officers across Victoria ahead of the upcoming cricket season. The CC Development Officers will assist in organising, promoting and developing junior community cricket through clubs and associations and delivering school clinics and promotional programs.

We are seeking candidates to service the below metropolitan and regional areas:

  •  Melbourne (All metropolitan Melbourne plus Frankston, Mornington Peninsula, Cardinia and Casey areas)
  •  North West Victoria (Swan Hill, Echuca, Horsham, Ballarat, Gisborne, Bacchus Marsh, Ararat, Sunbury)
  •  South West Victoria (Geelong, Warrnambool, Hamilton)
  •  Northern Victoria (Seymour, Shepparton, Cobram)
  •  Gippsland (Leongatha, Traralgon, Sale, Bairnsdale)

Key Responsibilities include:

  •  Create linkages between all club and school programs and the W/BBL, leading to increase participation outcomes and the engagement and alignment of fans for the Melbourne Renegades/Melbourne Stars
  •  Provide assistance with Community Cricket events/programs including Woolworths Cricket Blast programs, Multicultural, Charity Matches, School Events, Teacher PD, Mascot Challenge, School Holiday Programs etc.
  •  Actively recruit and conduct clinics for Social Sixes participants
  •  Attend and provide guidance to Club based Woolworths Cricket Blast programs to improve the participant experience
  •  Deliver a range of cricket clinics and promotional activities in schools to increase the participation outcomes in the Woolworths Cricket Blast program by establishing links between schools and neighbouring cricket clubs
  •  Support the delivery of Growing Cricket for Girls funded programs across the region/s
  •  Deliver clinics at Specialist schools
  •  Actively work to increase the diversity of participants in the game

About You

You’ll demonstrate exceptional written and verbal communication skills, as well as possessing an enthusiastic and engaging manner to motivate and instruct junior cricketers of all levels. You’ll have the proven ability to remain organised and deal with high pressure situations in a confident and calm manner. You’ll be proactive and

Programs will generally run between 8am-6pm, Monday to Friday, therefore casuals will need to be available during these times.

To be considered, you will meet the below criteria:

  •  High level of coaching and instruction ability
  • Valid Cricket Australia Community Coaching Accreditation (CCA) – must have completed a minimum of Introduction to Cricket or be willing to
  • Current Victorian Employee Working with Children Check
  •  Current Victoria Driver’s License
  •  Valid First Aid & CPR Qualification desired

About Us

Based at the state of the art CitiPower Centre in St Kilda, Cricket Victoria (CV) is one of Victoria’s leading sporting organisations and is the governing body for the game of cricket in Victoria. From grassroots cricket to the elite teams – the Victorian Men’s and Women’s Cricket Teams, Melbourne Renegades and Melbourne Stars – Cricket Victoria nurtures and promotes the development and success of the sport for all Victorians.

If you have the credentials, demonstrated experience and qualifications for this role, please apply by clicking on the “Apply Now” button and ensure you include a cover letter and resume.

Applications close Monday 10 June 2023 at 11.59pm

At Cricket Victoria, we embrace diversity in gender, age, ethnicity, disability, religion and sexual orientation. We are committed to providing a safe environment for children across Australian Cricket and we also offer a flexible work environment for all employees.

We measure ourselves on our ideals – “Leading the Game”; our shared ideals have the power to create positive change and deliver excellence for our customers, colleagues, and communities. Our people value integrity, connection, accountability, respect and excellence.

We require all applicants to undergo background checks and screening prior to or during any appointment. Australian Cricket’s Commitment Statement to Safeguarding Children and Young People can be found at


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