Positions within Gymnastics South Australia

Positions at Member Clubs

Koorana Gymnastics Club 


Gymnastics for All Beginner Coach Position
Gymnastics for All Intermediate Coach Position 

Please see below attachments for both Position Descriptions.

About Koorana Gymnastics Club
Koorana is a well-established gymnastics club based in Oaklands Park, South Australia. It has a rich and successful history of delivering gymnastics programs from KinderGym and recreational level, up to competitive gymnastics programs to both WAG and MAG athletes in a purpose built facility. 
Our Mission Koorana Gymnastics Club aims to provide high quality gymsports in an inclusive, safe and enjoyable environment to support individuals in their physical, mental and social development.
Our Vision To be a leader in promoting gymsports for people of all ages and abilities. 

Our Core Values
• Striving for and achieving excellence in everything we do
• Celebrating every athletic accomplishment
• Providing a safe, healthy and inclusive training and learning environment
• Promoting all of the benefits of gymnastics participation
• Ensuring professional and nurturing coaches, staff and volunteers
• Honouring and continuing the history and mission of the origins of the club

Hills Gymnastics Academy 


Gymnastics Coach 

Hills Gymnastics Academy is based at the Adelaide Hills Recreation Centre in Mount Barker. HGA holds classes including Mini Gymnastics (4 years old), Recreational (Gymnastics for All, 5 years and above, Development, and Woman Artistic Gymnastics (Competing in Gymnastics SA) 

This is a great opportunity for passionate and friendly coach who enjoys working with children and building skills in gymnastics and life. 

Immediate start available for suitably qualified person/s for permanent weekly shifts and casual fill in shifts. Delayed start an option for suitable but unqualified person/s while they undertake qualification completion or updates. Training costs may be covered for the right applicant. 

  • Skills & Attributes: 
  • You must love working with kids and making a positive impact on their lives 
  • Energetic people skills 
  • Enthusiasm and a passion for developing others 
  • Friendly and open communicator 
  • A results focused team player 
  • An understanding of the value of being physically active through gymnastics. 
  • Intermediate/Intermediate GFA/Advanced - Coach Accreditation 
  • Current Gymnastics Australia Technical Membership 
  • Annually updating Gymnastics accreditation in accordance with Gymnastics Australia technical membership requirements. 
  • Awareness regarding Gymnastics safety and a proactive mind set on the subject of safety.  
  • Current First Aid 
  • Current CPR 
  • Working with Children Check 
  • National Police Check 


The Role 

You will adapt lesson plans and coach a variety of gymnastics programs in a safe, positive and fun environment for participants. You will require a Gymnastics Australia Intermediate and/or Advanced Coaching accreditation. Deliver a high quality, safe, gymnastics class which sees the children progressing through levels and learning about gymnastics in a positive manner 

Reliably arrive 5 mins before class start time to log in, set up and receive any memos or notifications from front desk.  

Provide support and information to children and parents where you can or advise where to get information and the support that they need. 

Opportunities to expand into Customer Service and Play club. Coaching Staff have access to AHRC Health club, Group Fitness classes and Casual court usage (Basketball, Squash, Badminton and Netball) 


If you are a passionate person who realises the tremendous opportunity that this role offers and want to utilise your skills and passion in the sport & leisure industry, we want to hear from you! 

Suitable applicants can apply via email to adelaidehillsrc@belgravialeisure.com.au 

Blackwood Gymsports 

Casual Trampoline Gymnastics Coach

Position Description


Blackwood Gymsports is an established gymnastics club that provides Kindergym, Women’s, Men’s and Trampoline Gymnastics for athletes of all ages and skill levels.
The club operates out of the Blackwood Recreation Centre and is managed by Recreation Centre staff.  
The trampoline gymnastics program provides instruction to over 80 athletes from recreational to international levels.
We provide an engaging and safe environment for all athletes and encourage mastery of fundamental movements in the sport. The club has produced multiple state and national champions.

Role Description:

  • A casual trampoline gymnastics coach for athletes training ALP Levels 1-6, with a minimum of 6.5 hours per week, plus paid planning time.
  • The coach will deliver a regular weekly Beginner class (Level 1-2) and Intermediate class (Level 3-4). Both classes include Individual Trampoline, Double Mini Trampoline and Tumbling skills and routines.
  • The coach will also deliver the Advanced class (Level 4+) twice per week. This class only includes Individual Trampoline and Double Mini Trampoline.
  • The coach will provide an engaging environment for athletes to enjoy learning safe and technically correct skills and routines.
  • The coach will encourage athletes to challenge themselves through continuous development of skills and routines and entry to local competitions.
  • The coach will work productively both with other trampoline coaches and other gymsports coaches.
  • The coach will support the program by attending coaches meetings, providing feedback on training plans and completing administrative tasks related to coaching.


  • Minimum of Gymnastics Australia Intermediate TRP coaching accreditation (Advanced TRP an advantage).
  • Current First Aid Certificate including CPR training.
  • Current South Australian Working With Children Check (WWCC).

Applications are addressed to the Trampoline Gymnastics Head Coach, Daniel Lynch, via email at blackwoodtrampoline@gmail.com before Friday 9 April 2021. The position will start in Term 2.
Applications must include a resume and cover letter with two referees.

Saints Gym Club


Women’s Artistic Gymnastics Coach | Intermediate – Advanced coach

Saints gym club is seeking an experienced, energetic, reliable team player to join our team. This role will involve working with our level 4-8 athletes and coaches to help deliver diverse programs to assist in skill development.

Successful applicants will be able to demonstrate:

  • Key understanding of the ALP manual.
  • Key understanding of how to break down and teach new skills.
  • Strong communication skills, being able to teach gymnasts of multiple ages.
  • Able to spot level 6-8 standard skills.
  • Have a positive attitude.
  • Committed to child safety.
  • Experience with writing and delivering programs for levels 4-8.

Required Qualifications:

  • Intermediate – advanced accreditation
  • Current First aid
  • Current WWCC

Detailed job description available on request.

How to apply:

Send applications to saintsgymclub.com.au addressed to Mandi.

Men’s Artistic Gymnastic MAG Head Coach

Saints gym club is seeking an experienced, energetic, reliable MAG Head Coach. This role will involve working with our MAG athletes and coaches to help deliver diverse programs to assist in skill development.

Successful applicants will be able to demonstrate:

  • Key understanding of MAG skills.
  • Key understanding of how to break down and teach new skills.
  • Strong communication skills, being able to teach gymnasts of multiple ages and with parents.
  • Experience spotting
  • Have a positive attitude.
  • Committed to child safety.
  • Experience with writing and delivering programs for levels 4-8.

Required Qualifications:

  • Intermediate – advanced accreditation
  • Current First aid
  • Current WWCC

Detailed job description available on request.  

How to apply:

Send applications to saintsgymclub.com.au addressed to Mandi.

Little Leapers KinderGym

Location: 38 Rosetta Street, West Croydon
KinderGym Leader
Days: Tuesday 8:30am to 1pm Wednesdays 9am to 1pm
Sessions: 3 sessions on each Tuesday and Wednesday

Little Leapers KinderGym is seeking an energetic, enthusiastic and reliable KinderGym leader to join our team in 2021. This exciting role will see you lead our 6 KinderGym sessions over two days. If you are new to the roll or an experienced KinderGym Leader we want you to join our tight knit community. We pride ourselves with delivering a welcoming, safe, fun and educational environment for our Little Leapers.

You will be responsible for delivering lesson and setup plans each week. We will assist with setup planning until a familiarity is formed with our equipment. You will be required to communicate with caregivers to create positive learning environment.

The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate:
- Commitment to the gymnastics industry and be able to work unsupervised as a KinderGym Leader.
- Strong communication skills, in order to build rapport with and engage with children and their carers, with genuine interest in their growth and development.
- A sound understanding of the guiding principles of KinderGym and a keenness and ability to create exciting and educational programing to each session.

Required qualifications and attributes:
- KinderGym qualifications with Gymnastics Australia
- Current DHS Working With Children Check (or willingness to obtain)
- Current First Aid qualifications (or willingness to obtain on request)

Little Leapers KinderGym are looking for the successful applicant to start in early February 2021. To apply for this role, register your interest by Friday the 22nd of January. Or alternatively, send your resume and cover letter outlining your experience, qualifications, what you will bring to the role and what you love most about KinderGym to little.leapers@hotmail.com

YMCA Seaford Gymnastics


Gymnastics Coaches


YMCA is a community not-for-profit like no other.

The Y creates opportunities for people and communities to connect with a better life.  We work to provide a range of programs and services that aim to strengthen people, families and communities.  We deliver programs and services across the state in settings including community recreation centres, swimming pools, health and fitness facilities, camps, early education and schools and youth services.

Our presence and partnerships have allowed us to deliver positive change for over 165 years.


The Y is seeking Gymnastics Coaches to deliver excellent gym sports programs at the Glengowrie Gymnastics Centre. Gymnastics Coaches, reporting to the Head Coach, will:

  • Deliver a variety of Gym Sports programs with professionalism and care for participants
  • Interact with children positively and assist in the development of technique and skills
  • Be responsible for the safety of participants and equipment during programs
  • Provide excellent customer service to children and parent


YMCA, including our Boards of Directors, is committed to the safety and wellbeing of children and young people in accordance with our Safeguarding Children and Young People framework.

YMCA requires that all applicants undergo satisfactory screening prior to commencement, including but not limited to:

  • a national criminal history check;
  • an international criminal history check where applicants have worked overseas;
  • holding or obtaining a DHS Working With Children Check or equivalent in accordance with state or territory laws, if directed by YMCA South Australia; and
  • two reference checks.

Any successfully appointed applicant will be required to adhere to the Safeguarding Children and Young People framework, which includes a thorough safeguarding children and young people induction and committing to upholding the safety and wellbeing of children and young people throughout their engagement with YMCA.


Successful candidates will also have the following qualifications, or be willing to obtain:

  • Certification & technical membership with Gymnastics South Australia (or equivalent)
  • HLTAID003 Provide First Aid
  • HLTAID001 Provide CPR certificate
  • Certificate of Completion for Responding to Abuse and Neglect (RAN) training

Candidates with the following skills will be highly regarded:

  • Previous experiencing delivering and coaching Gym Sports programs, especially:
    • Trampoline
    • Men's Artistic Gymnastics
    • Gymnastics for All

To view the position descriptions for this role, please visit our website at https://www.sa.ymca.org.au/get-involved/careers/current-vacancies


  • The opportunity to join a leading provider of recreation, community, and children’s services.
  • Free access to YMCA South Australia’s recreation facilities.
  • A culture of empowerment and growth with ongoing opportunities for career development.
  • A supportive team of passionate and professional individuals. 


For a confidential discussion about this opportunity, please contact Elizabeth Krznaric - Program Coordinator on 0455 050 660.


Does this sound like you?  Please submit your resume and cover letter via Seek. You must address the key selection criteria in your application. 

Applications close 4pm Wednesday 30th December 2020

Please note, only shortlisted applicants will be notified. 

The YMCA of South Australia is committed to the safeguarding of children and young people' and all applicants will be obliged to comply with all safeguarding policy and practice standards.

Tea Tree Gully Gymsports

Women's Artistic Gymnastics / Gymnastics for All - Intermediate Coach

Required shifts:

WAG - Monday 4.30-7, Thursday 4- 7.30 & Saturday 12 - 3.30 - Level 3.
GFA - Tuesday 4-5


To write, coordinate and provide programs in collaboration with the head coach that meet the needs and the level of the athletes. Programs must meet standards that are set by the club, GSA and GA and are to reflect progress and safety. To monitor all programs in place and evaluate their effectiveness and progression on a regular basis


To provide a safe, friendly and supportive environment to the athletes, parents/caregivers, other club members and volunteers. To provide and issue information on all aspects of the gymsport and other services offered by the club.


To have and provide technical knowledge on the following subjects up to and including international standards:

  • Skill development
  • Up to date knowledge on state and national level systems
  • Coach education
  • Requirements for state and national competitions
  • Gymsport safety