Vacant Committee Positions

Springwood United Football Club relies on strong support from club volunteers to ensure the club gets it’s near 1000 players on the pitch each and every weekend. 

In 2024 there are a number of positions that need filling so we can start planning for the new season ahead. 

Please take the time to read some information on vacant positions and reach out to Damon Dreves, Football Manager via:   or give Damon a call on: 0425 348 990

Junior Female Age Co-Ordinator (U8 to U16 Girls teams)

The Junior Female Player Coordinator (JFPC) is responsible for coordinating, representing and liaising with teams within the all-girls teams in the U8 to U16 age groups.

The JFPC will interact with all levels of the SUFC Management Committee (MC), the FC,  and Grading co-ordinator and/or sub-committee and coaches and managers of the junior female teams, reporting to the Football Manager.

 

  • Help facilitate Junior Female Muster Day/Evenings (normally early February for U8 to U10 teams) and assist forming teams of players.
  • Attend and participate in Coaches and Managers information sessions as required;
  • Act as the Point of Contact for all parents and team leaders within the female teams U8– U16 Girls age groups;
  • Ensure Coach & managers are aware of the process for upgrading of players  between teams when required;
  • Assist in coordinating and participate in activities and events associated to SUFC – such as Female Come & Try Days, Female Football Week Activities etc.
  • Communicate all relevant Club related activities to the junior female teams Coaches and Managers as required;
  • Ensure team know what is required for field set up and pack up each week;
  • Be available to assist with ground control/events on a voluntary basis;
  • Attend and report on activities of the portfolio at monthly Football Committee Meetings.
  • in conjunction with the Senior Female Player Coordinator foster an environment to assist players in their transition from junior to senior football;
  • assist if required on disciplinary matters within teams or with Coaches, Managers, Members.
  • Ensure that all Coaches and Managers have a clear understanding of the correct completion of Dribl to minimise financial impacts to the Club.
  • Work with Female Football Sub-Committee to bring to life plans for female football in the future at SUFC.

Please email Damon Dreves, Football Manager via: footballmanager@springwoodunited.com.au

Senior Players Representative (Men's Teams U19+)

The Senior Male Player Coordinator is responsible for coordinating, representing and liaising with teams in the Intermediate (U19+), Waratah League, All Age, O35 and O45 male age groups of SUFC.

A member of the Football Sub Committee, the Senior Male Player Co-Ordinator reports to the Football Manager and works closely with others on the committee.

An important role is ensuring at all times the fluent communication of information between SUFC and its senior male teams, Coaches and Managers.

  • Assist in the registration process of players on Club registration days.
  • Assist the Registrar with allocation of all senior male players into teams based on previous year’s team make ups, any grading if conducted.
  • Assist teams to identify and register a Coach and Manager to liaise between the Club and the players in their team on match days.
  • Assist Coaches and Managers to maintain Working With Children Clearance status.
  • Ensure that teams Coaches and Managers are aware of Club policies, in particular in relation to the Clubs playing shirts policy.
  • Ensures the appropriate use of the fields for training, games and other club activities in line with club policies and council rules, regulations and policies;
  • Act as the Point of Contact for all players, parents, Coaches & Managers within the Senior Men’s Age Groups;
  • Communicate all relevant football information to the Coaches and Managers as required e.g.: coaching courses and field closures;
  • Be available to assist with ground control/events on a voluntary basis.
  • Attend and report on activities of the portfolio at monthly Football Committee Meetings.

Please email Damon Dreves, Football Manager via: footballmanager@springwoodunited.com.au

Events Co-Ordinator or Sub Committee  (multiple helpers welcomed)

The Club is looking for members to form an Events sub-committee that will be responsible for the planning and execution of the various social events and presentations that occur throughout the season with the hope of engaging and catering for all age groups of our Club.
An Events sub-committee would help see social events come to life including; Season Launches, Coach & Managers Thank You BBQ's, fund raising events, junior and senior presentation days, end of season functions and any new concepts and ideas at the discretion of the committee.
The Events Co-Ordinator or Sub Committee will report to the FC and Football Manager and will be supported by the Management Committee with the hope of seeing many of these functions come to fruition in 2024.

Please email Damon Dreves, Football Manager via: footballmanager@springwoodunited.com.au

Volunteers Co-Ordinator

The Volunteers Coordinator is responsible for coordinating the activities of our volunteer base. A new role at SUFC, this role includes ensuring that SUFC has adequate committee members rostered on for Park Duty for game day/nights during the football season. This role will also support the Canteen Manager with the BBQ/Canteen roster to ensure coverage in the Canteen and BBQ on game day/nights. If you have experience or interest in rostering, we would love to hear from you.

Please email Damon Dreves, Football Manager via: footballmanager@springwoodunited.com.au

 General Committee Members

SUFC is seeking several General Committee Members to support SUFC’s operations during the Football season, as required. This support could include performing Park Duty on game day/nights, attending Football Committee meetings, or any other adhoc duties that may be required for the smooth running of the Club. This is a great opportunity to dip your toes into the SUFC committee to get a feel for what we do and how you could contribute in the future. If you’re interested in applying for this position, please get in touch. 

Please email Damon Dreves, Football Manager via: footballmanager@springwoodunited.com.au