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Sports coaches, instructors and officials

Sports coaches, instructors and officials coach, train and instruct participants in sports, and officiate at sporting events.

What do sports coaches, instructors and officials do?

  • coach, train, motivate, instruct and supervise sportspersons
  • plan and direct game strategies, develop play patterns and analyse game progress
  • recruit players and other coaching staff
  • arrange entries into sporting competitions
  • officiate at sporting events to enforce rules
  • coordinate and direct sporting activities, and work with other officials to interpret and enforce rules and regulations relating to sport

Moderate

projected job openings

$52-$65k

qualified full-time wage

16%

employed full-time

Ways to get started

Ways to get started