De La Salle OCAFC are looking for several sports trainers for the upcoming 2021 season!
Who is DLS?
DLS are a football club located in East Malvern consisting of 10 teams including Girls & Women’s teams.
The club has a very strong culture and promotes a welcoming & friendly atmosphere for all involved!
What is a Sports Trainer?
A Sports Trainer is responsible for a number of duties on both match day and on training nights, including but
not limited to:
• Sports taping
• Sports massage
• First aid
• Injury management & assessment (e.g. assessing soft tissue injuries, range of motion tests)
What do I need to bring to the table?
Study in an area of health / exercise science is a requirement for this position – it is, after all, a learning
opportunity as much as it is employment!
If you are studying exercise & sport science, physiotherapy, osteopathy, massage therapy, paramedicine – get in
DLS values a number of qualities in our sports trainers:
• Ability to work autonomously and in groups, sometimes in stressful situations
• Critical and analytical thinking
• Enthusiasm and willingness to learn!
Games are played across Melbourne and thus access to a car is required. Being able to work Saturday’s is also a
must. Our home ground is Waverley Oval, located at 425 Waverley Rd, East Malvern – right next to East
Malvern train station, with lots of free parking available!
How do I express my interest?
If you are interested in becoming a Sports Trainer with DLS, please send Head Trainer, Ellie, a short email with
the subject line ‘DLS Trainer Position’ and your resume attached to firstname.lastname@example.org