Seeking nominations for international hockey tour officials

School Sport Australia has approved the participation of the School Sport Australia Boys and Girls Hockey Teams to South Africa in Adelaide from 29 June to 13 July, 2018. School Sport Australia is now calling for applications from teachers for tour official positions.

The official positions for this tour are:

  • Tour Leader
  • Team Manager – Boys
  • Team Manager – Girls
  • Coach – Boys
  • Coach – Girls
  • Assistant Coach – Boys
  • Assistant Coach – Girls
  • Sports Trainer


Teachers interested in nominating for any of the positions should complete and submit the official application forms using the links below. Applications are to be submitted to the SSA Office via email at: Please note that one form is for the Tour Leader, Team Manager, Coach and Assistant Coach positions. There is a separate form for applications for the Sports Trainer position.

It should be noted that nominations are accepted on the understanding that some costs will be incurred and leave is granted by the respective Education Departments. This also includes any costs associated with schools replacing teachers appointed to the positions.

The cost for officials is expected to be $3,350 (to be confirmed).

Further details regarding costs and the itinerary are available from the Hockey National Secretary, Michelle Cassidy via mobile phone on 0418 833 641 or via email at:

Applications close at 5:00 PM (AEST) on Friday, 22 September 2017.