COACHING AND UMPIRING SERVICES
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In the search for the most suitable coaches and umpires, our Human Resources Department have developed and implemented a rigorous and detailed process. Each potential candidate is assessed not only for what they will immediately bring to our coaching programs, but what they can do for the future of sport. Experience, skill, commitment, training and initiative are but a few of the qualities we look for in potential coaches.
All of our staff has attained professional accreditation to coach or referee in their sport, possess current Working with Children Checks and are qualified to administer first aid. In addition to their accreditation, our staff are evaluated consistently and regularly undertakes professional and personal development sessions to ensure that they are at the forefront of the latest developments in training measures and regulations.
The Melbourne Sports Institute holds the following insurances to cover our officials and program participants:
- Work Cover insurance in respect to all officials provided to the programs
- Public liability insurance with a cover of $10 million.
- Professional indemnity insurance with a cover of $2 million.
These formal procedures ensure we work with the most respected, professional and accomplished group of coaches and umpires in the state. Our coaches share a passion for sport and have made a career of sharing their knowledge and experience with hundreds of young athletes.
“Can I just say what a pleasure it has been to deal with your company this year. You’re always prompt and polite and you get things done. For the first time we have used your services exclusively to supply all of our refs and it has made my life 3 times easier!“
– Andrew Goodman, Head of Sport Cornish College
|The Melbourne Sports Institute provides coaches in a wide variety of sports. The diversity and breadth of our coaching staff is one of our organisation’s strongest assets. Our coaches have experience coaching across a range of age groups and are suitable for coaching teams from Year 5 right through to Year 12. We are able to supply your school with staff for all sports played as part of your Association Sports Interschool Competitions including but not limited to those listed below: