Call for national shadow coach

This is a call for applicants interested in filling one of two shadow coach positions for the senior National Team of 2014. The role of shadow coach is distinct from the earlier advertised role of “assistant coach”. The shadow coach positions are reserved for less experienced coaches with the specific objective of improving their coaching skill set.
Shadow coaches will assist in the coaching of both the South African Team as well as the South Africa “A” teams before trials, helping to select the teams at trials and assist in preparing the teams for World Schools’ Debating Championships and other international tournaments.

Important Dates:
National Squad training Camp 21st – 23rd March 2014
National Trials 1st – 4th May 2014

Application process:
Interested applicants need to submit a debating specific CV detailing speaking, adjudicating and any coaching experience (if applicable). Candidates should also supply a letter of motivation which includes a brief explanation of coaching philosophy.

Appointment Procedure:
Applications need to be submitted to Luke Churchyard by the 3rd of February 2014: Lchurchyard@fnb.co.za
All applicants will be reviewed by the SASDB Executive committee.