Posted: March 18, 2016 in American Football DownUnder Bowl
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The Down Under Bowl was inaugurated in 1989 and gives Australian and New Zealand football players the opportunity to train with and compete against USA High School Football Teams.

We are currently looking for a coach to supervise Australian and New Zealand gridiron players that are participating in this year’s Down Under Bowl on the Gold Coast.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assistant Gridiron coach with one of the USA Down Under Bowl Teams.
  • Supervise the Australian and New Zealand players and be a point of contact for them at the event on the Gold Coast.
  • Ensure that the players are following the rules and acting with great character and are ambassadors for the sport.
  • Liaise with parents and/or emergency contacts if required
  • Liaise with the Down Under Bowl Organisers

Qualifications and Criteria

  • Level 1 Gridiron Coaching Accreditation
  • Level 1 General Principals of Coaching
  • Successful working with Children Check for the Queensland (This can be completed after a successful Interview)
  • Applicants must be a resident of Australia

Dates Required

  • The successful applicant will be required to arrive in the Gold Coast on Monday the 27 June 2016 and depart the Gold Coast on Monday the 4 July 2016.


  • 7 Nights Accommodation with breakfast daily
  • Return Flight from the Gold Coast
  • Any Official Leisure tours that are included on the Down Under Bowl Itinerary
  • All transfers
  • Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary and buffet dinner
  • Team Photo (athletes and coaches only)
  • Orientation meeting and pasta buffet
  • Hard Rock Cafe Dinner
  • 2 Meal Vouchers
  • Farewell Dinner

* Dates, itinerary and inclusions are subject to change and are dependent on ISSI and the Down Under Bowl organisers.

How to Apply

Please send your Gridiron Coaching Resume including two relevant references from the Australian Gridiron Community. All applications need to be sent to

Please note: this is not a paid position however the above inclusion will be provided.

APPLICATIONS CLOSE – Friday 1 April 2016

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