International Coach Development Opportunity- EuroAsia Coaches Cooperation Program

Expression of Interest.

Volleyball Australia have been asked to nominate one candidate to be considered to participate in a joint coach development project by the Confederation of European Volleyball (CEV) and the Asian Volleyball Confederation (AVC). The project is about supporting development-level coaching within the confederations and connecting the confederations more closely for future opportunities.

Please read and consider the selection criteria below.

If you are interested to be considered for nomination, please send a detailed coaching resume and letter of application addressing all criteria listed to by Sunday 28th June, 11.59pm. 


Criteria for candidate nomination of Federations

a. Volleyball coaches working with underage categories,

c. Must have a proficient level of speaking and writing English,

d. Age and experience not exclusive, (desirably not over 35),

e. Players at the end of their career with a willingness to develop professional coaching career,

f. Prepare a motivational letter,

g. Provide an endorsement letter from a prominent coach or organisation,

h. Full commitment to follow two weeks programme in total in 2021 (One week in Europe, One week in Asia)

i. Must be present at the Coaches Convention organised in late 2021,

j. Sign agreement with Confederations to deliver at least one webinar/seminar for two years in a row. (optional for the Confederations to decide)

k. Current member of your State Association

l. Accredited Volleyball Australia Level 3 Coach

m. Willing to provide a written report to VA at the completion of the project

Selection process for candidate of Confederations

a. Each Confederation have right to select up to 8 potential candidates collected from the National Federations, in total 16 from both sides.

b. After the interviews, 4 candidates per Confederation will make the final list, in total 8 from both sides.

c. The gender balance needs to be minimum 6:2

d. Until 15 September 2020 both confederations need to provide their candidates,

e. Until 15 October 2020, the experts need to define the final list of 8 candidates,

Financial Support

Please noteall costs of the project for travel and accommodation of the candidates will be covered by the project management budget that will be administered by the CEV and AVC. VA is not liable for any cost incurred related to the project.