Balwyn Cricket Club is seeking a Senior Batsman, on-field leader and specialist skills coach for Season 2019/2020. BCC's mission is to be the most competitive and professional cricket club in the Victorian Sub-District Cricket Association (VSDCA) and a leader for clubs within the Eastern suburbs of Melbourne; to provide the best facilities for Junior and Senior cricketers; and to engage with the wider community to provide sporting and social opportunities for all ages, races and sexes. The club has had recent success, having won the 1st XI East/West Group Premiership in 2016/17 and regularly having its teams compete in Finals each season. The Club enjoys some of the best facilities in the competition at its home ground Gordon Barnard Reserve, maintains a healthy financial position and is supported by a strong Committee of Management. This is an excellent opportunity to work with a young, talented playing group and to foster on-field success for the coming years. Applications from well credentialed candidates for all coaching roles will be considered. Captaincy or coaching experience at VSDCA / Premier Cricket, as well as the ability to play in our 1st XI, would be preferred. Skills Required Strong leadership skills Effective communication skills Ability to analyse, study, plan and review match day strategies and how players fit into these Knowledge of cricket skills - technical and tactical Excellent on-field performance Ability to deal with a diverse range of players, officials and supporters Help to continue to develop and maintain strong and inclusive team/club culture Applications / EnquiriesAll applications and enquiries can be made in confidence to Alex Young (Club Secretary) via email firstname.lastname@example.org or mobile 0438 553 527 by Friday 31 May, 2019.