Blackburn Vikings


VJBL Coaches

2019-20 MUVJBL Coaching Expressions of Interest

The Blackburn Vikings Basketball Association (BVBA) are seeking Expressions of Interest for Head and Assistant Coaching positions of all age groups for both boys’ and girls’ teams in Under 12 – 21 for the 2019-20 Melbourne United Victorian Junior Basketball League (MUVJBL) Season.

BVBA boasts excellent development pathways including Junior Development Programs, Domestic Competitions, MUVJBL, Big V, Youth League and USA tours.

All current and new Coaches who are applying for a position with BVBA coaching staff are expected to meet the following criteria:

  • Attendance at selection try outs in October 2019

  • Weekly attendance at training sessions and games (understanding the MUVJBL season is Friday night games, Sunday morning training and one mid week training session)

  • Attendance at club sanctioned tournaments (minimum of two tournament weekends throughout the year)

  • Regular attendance at Coach’s meetings

  • Being a minimum Level 1 Accredited Basketball Coach

  • Willing to complete a Working with Children Check (WWCC) and MUVJBL Statutory Declaration forms

  • Adherence to the Basketball Victoria Coaches Code of Conduct & BVBA Child Protection forms

  • Support of club philosophies and values

The club is also seeking to appoint assistant coaches for those that aspire to coach in the future.

If you are looking to be part of a progressive, growing club, please CLICK HERE to complete the Expression of Interest application and we will be in touch in due course. Please Note: Applications close Friday 16th August, 2019.

For more information please contact:
Peter Buckle
Director of Coaching
Blackburn Vikings Basketball Assoc.
P: 0466 261 068
E: peter.buckle@blackburnvikings.com