School Sport Victoria (SSV) is seeking passionate, committed and energetic Primary and Secondary Region and Primary Division Coordinators to join the SSV family to deliver interschool sport to Victorian students.

SSV Coordinator positions play an integral role in SSV providing school sport opportunities for Victorian students and provide important leadership opportunities in school sport.
The successful applicants will be responsible for the delivery of the SSV interschool sport program at the respective Region or Primary Division level and support the SSV Region School Sport Officer and the SSV Operations Team.

Check out the SSV ten-year Strategic Directions 2020 to 2030 and Competitions Pathways and Progressions that outlines the interschool sport program structure.

SSV are seeking:

Applications for the following positions:

  • 55 Primary Division Coordinator positions across Victoria
  • 32 Region Coordinator positions which comprise of 4 positions (2 Primary and 2 Secondary) per SSV Sporting Region 
  • All positions attract a special payment 

These positions are open to teachers from Full and Associate member schools. Non-teachers may apply for the positions but will require their own ABN.

Positions will be appointed in 2022 for 12 months, with an option to extend for a further 12 months.

Note that SSV Primary District and Secondary Division Coordinator positions are appointed by the group of schools in each respective Primary District or Secondary Division. Any persons interested in these positions would need to contact the current SSV Coordinator or speak to your school Principal.

Skills required:

Please see the respective Positions Descriptions for key responsibilities and key selection criteria.

  • All teacher applicants must hold current VIT registration
  • Non-teacher applicants must hold current Working with Children (WWC) accreditation and their own ABN

Primary Division Coordinator Position Description

Primary Region Coordinator - Individual and Winter Sports Position Description

Primary Region Coordinator - Individual and Summer Sports Position Description 

Secondary Region Coordinator - Individual Term 2 Sports Position Description

Secondary Region Coordinator - Individual Terms 1 and 3 Sports Position Description

Applications will open on Tuesday 21 September 2021 and close at 5 pm on Monday 18 October 2021.
For further information, please contact the Operations Manager ssv.interschoolsport@education.vic.gov.au

School Sport Victoria Primary District Coordinators and Secondary Division Coordinators are required to notify SSV of their appointment. Please click this link and select "You are notifying SSV of your appointment as..." and choose either of the options available.

Positions Appointed by

SSV Primary CoordinatorsSSV Secondary Coordinators

Region Coordinator Positions

Applications and Appointments managed by SSV

Applications and Appointments managed by SSV

Division Coordinator Positions

Applications and Appointments managed by SSV

Appointments made by the schools in the division

District Coordinator Positions

​Appointments made by the schools in the district
​Not Applicable

Are you looking for an opportunity to reach new heights? School Sport Victoria is seeking passionate, committed and energetic team coaches and team managers to join our Team Vic team.
We have outstanding opportunities for those who are motivated, thrive working with student-athletes, reliable and interested in contributing to the success of an exciting interstate sporting program. The successful candidate will be required to provide operational, management and coaching support for the relevant School Sport Victoria Team Vic state team participating in School Sport Australia Championships in 2022 and 2023. 

SSV are seeking:​

The positions currently advertised include:

  • 12&U Boys Australian Football Coach
  • 12&U Boys Australian Football Assistant Coach
  • 12&U Boys Australian Football Manager
  • 12&U Boys Australian Football Sports Trainer
  • 12&U Girls Australian Football Coach
  • 12&U Girls Australian Football Assistant Coach
  • 12&U Girls Australian Football Manager
  • 12&U Girls Australian Football Sports Trainer
  • 15&U Boys Australian Football Coach
  • 15&U Boys Australian Football Assistant Coach
  • 15&U Boys Australian Football Manager
  • 15&U Boys Australian Football Sports Trainer
  • 15&U Girls Australian Football Coach
  • 15&U Girls Australian Football Assistant Coach
  • 15&U Girls Australian Football Manager
  • 15&U Girls Australian Football Sports Trainer

  • 18&U Baseball Coach
  • 18&U Baseball Assistant Coach
  • 18&U Baseball Manager

  • 12&U Netball Coach
  • 12&U Netball Assistant Coach
  • 12&U Netball Manager
  • 15&U Netball Coach
  • 15&U Netball Assistant Coach
  • 15&U Netball Manager

  • 13-19 Years Triathlon Head Coach
  • 13-19 Years Triathlon Coach x 2
  • 13-19 Years Triathlon Manager

Online applications for these positions close on Sunday 10th October.

​Skills required:

  • Demonstrated adherence to the Victorian Public Sector Values
  • Demonstrated ability to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team.
  • Demonstrated management / coaching in the particular sport at a school / community or higher level.
  • Demonstrated leadership in the management and coaching of student athletes.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the rules and regulations of the School Sport Australia Championships.
  • All Officials are required to commit to the School Sport Australia Codes of Behaviour and the SSV policies and procedures relating to state teams
  • Coaches must hold a current National Coaching Accreditation Scheme (NCAS) qualification in the relevant sport.
  • Managers must hold current first aid qualifications.
  • All teacher applicants must hold current VIT registration. Non-teacher applicants must hold current Working with Children (WWC) accreditation.

Download the position description, including Key Selection Criteria. These must be addressed in an application.

Download the Team Vic Team Officials Roles and Responsibilities Information.

For further inquiries about the positions contact National Programs, ssv.teamvic@education.vic.gov.au(03) 9084 9001.

Convener positions will be added as positions become available. 

State Championships Officials positions will be added as positions become available. 

Call for Expression of Interest for the School Sport Victoria Advisory Committee


School Sport Victoria (SSV), as part of the Department of Education and Training (DET), seeks nominations from suitably experienced people to fill the nine vacant positions on the Advisory Committee.

The SSV Advisory Committee supports the strategic management of SSV, including its strategic directions, key programs and stakeholder partnerships.

The SSV Advisory Committee is replacing the current SSV Board, as part of a revised governance model. It will formally commence operation in 2021. A meeting of the Advisory Committee is planned to be held in late 2020, to support the transition from the current SSV Board.

In accordance with the SSV Advisory Committee Terms of Reference, an initial Expression of Interest process will be undertaken to request nominations for the nine vacant SSV Advisory Committee positions. Appointments will be approved by the Chair.

SSV aims to engage more Victorian students in school sport by supporting schools to maximise opportunities for all students to play sport.

SSV's role is to enable students to play sport, champion the value of school sport and connect school and community sport.

SSV's priorities are to enable:

  • Inclusive and accessible participation opportunities.
  • Participation amongst a wider range of Victorian students.
  • School sport as part of a whole-school approach to physical activity and physical literacy.
  • Partnerships to connect school and community sport.
  • Life long participation in physical activity by students.

Key Information

The following information is provided to support nominations:


The nine vacant Advisory Committee positions are as follows: 

  • School Sport Victoria member school representatives (one per DET Region) (4 positions in total: 2 positions for 1 year, 2 positions for 2 years)
  • DET Regional office representative (1 year) (to be appointed by the DET)
  • State Sporting Association representative (1 year)
  • Victorian council (local government) representative (2 years)
  • Representative with commercial and communications expertise (2 years)
  • Representative with a health equity and/or inclusion expertise (1 year)

Additional information 

1.      The required skills, experience and/or knowledge for these positions are outlined in the SSV Advisory Committee Role Description.

2.      The SSV Advisory Committee membership will comprise of members to ensure a diversity of skills and experience, background, sector representation and gender. SSV encourages people from all backgrounds to apply, including women, Aboriginal Victorians, people with disability, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, regional areas and people who identify as LGBTIQ+. The Committee shall have a minimum of 40% women.

3.      A nominee may nominate for more than one vacant position, relevant to their skills, experience and/or knowledge. A separate nomination form must be submitted for each vacant position.


      1. Nominations for the above positions close at 5:00 pm, Tuesday, 20 October 2020 and should be submitted by completing an online Nomination Form.

      2. Nominations should include:

  • A signed Nomination Form, including two referees supporting the nomination

  • A current resume not exceeding 3 pages, and 

  • A cover letter not exceeding 2 pages, addressing the required skills, experience and/or knowledge relevant for the nominating position.

     3. All supporting documents submitted by a nominee will be circulated to the Selection Committee. At its discretion, the Selection Committee may undertake referee checks and/or undertake an interview with the nominee. Any interviews will take place in the week starting from the 26 October 2020.

     4. The Selection Committee will prepare a report written to the Chair for approval of the Advisory Committee members.

     5. SSV anticipates announcing the SSV Advisory Committee members in early November.

Further Information

For any queries about this process, please contact Rayoni Nelson, Chief Executive Officer, School Sport Victoria Telephone (03) 9084 9175 or Email rayoni.nelson@education.vic.gov.au

Stay tuned for more information as it becomes available.  

Positions will be added as they become available. 

Positions will be added as they become available.