Category: Training

Sports trainer

Become a Trainer for The Devil Today!

The Devil needs some new sports trainers for Season 2017!

If you have what it takes to be our new Head Sports Trainer or you are interested in being one of our Sports Trainers then read on!

Head Sports Trainer:

The Successful applicant will be required to:

  • Manage and organise a team of trainers on Tuesday and Thursday nights and games every Saturday throughout the season (availability can be negotiated), including game day personnel management
  • Oversee ordering and stock management (i.e. tapes, oils etc)
  • Provide appropriate injury prevention and management (i.e. taping, massage, hydration, first aid)
  • Liaise with other health professionals in the overall care of players

The club is looking for applicants who hold as a minimum, Level 1 Sports Trainer accreditation.

This position is ideal for current students of allied health degrees and others looking for additional work, with flexible hours.

Remuneration for the position is negotiable.

To apply or for more information, contact Peter Corredig 0403056586 or mediamanager@keilorparkfc.com.au

Sports Trainers:

Successful applicants will be required to work with the Head Trainer and other sports trainers, attending training sessions on Tuesday and Thursday nights and games every Saturday, however availability can be negotiated.

The club is looking for applicants who ideally hold, Level 1 Sports Trainer accreditation. Prior experience in sports taping is preferred, but club assistance with taping courses is an option.

This position is ideal for current students of allied health degrees and others looking for additional work, with flexible hours.

Remuneration for the position is negotiable.

To apply or for more information, contact Peter Corredig on 0403056586 or mediamanager@keilorparkfc.com.au

Junior Practice Matches, Registration & Parent Info Night!

Junior Practice Matches

  • Sunday 19th March
    • 12:30 – Intra-Club Match, combined U15 & U17 teams only
  • Sunday 26th March
    • 08:30 – U9’s v Tullamarine
    • 09:45 – U11’s v Tullamarine
    • 11:00 – U13’s v Tullamarine
    • 12:30 – U15’s v TBA
    • 02:20 – U17’s v Tullamarine

Registrations

  • Be quick! Registration must be paid to guarantee a spot as U13, U15 & U17 teams are filling up fast! At this stage we are not planning on creating a 2nd team in any age group in 2017
  • For children playing U9’s, Auskick Registration is now open – Click here.
  • Teresa will be available at KPFC again this Friday (17th Feb) for warm-up top fittings and to process any registrations
  • We expect the 1st delivery of warm-up tops around March 10th

Parent Information Night (Friday 10th March – 5:30 – 6:00)

  • Team management guidelines – what to expect with regards to rotations and fair play
  • Expected behaviour for supporters, players and officials, especially towards umpires
  • Volunteer expectations and available assistance/training
  • Junior Committee – How it works & how to get involved
  • Health of our children –
    • Mouthguard fittings will take place directly after information session – $90 (Compulsory for all age group U9’s right through to U17’s) – More info here
    • Concussion guidelines
    • Injury insurance
    • Healthy eating habits
  • Answers to  any other questions

Livestrong Fitness Keilor Park:

We now have sponsorship from a gym – Livestrong Primal Fitness – providing discounts for sessions and membership.  The U17’s are currently doing a 3 week program with Livestrong, so if anyone is interested in attending a local gym, talk to our U17 boys for their feedback!

ALL Devils Are Back in Training!

It’s an exciting time down at Keilor Park! Shortly after our Senior Devils start training again, the Junior Devils will also be back in action!

The Juniors resume training on 1st of February at 5:30pm at the Keilor Park Football Club.

Season 2017 is just around the corner, so make sure you get to as many sessions as possible to make sure we’re all ready to go for Round 1!

 

Training resume dates are as follows:

  • Seniors – 23rd January, 6:00pm at KPFC
  • Juniors – 1st February, 5:30pm at KPFC

For any queries, contact the following people:

  • Seniors: Marcus Barclay – 0458 011 466
  • Juniors: Peter McGrady – 0414 444 205

Senior Training Resumes!

Senior/Reserve/U 19.5 training will resume at KPFC on Monday, 23rd January at 6pm sharp. All teams will be looking to build on the great start to the 2017 season during our pre-Christmas training! As always, anyone and everyone is welcome and encouraged to come down and join in! We’re always happy to have new players!

The outline to the training schedule is as follows:

  • Monday 23rd and Wednesday 25th January at 6pm at KPFC
  • Training will then be on Tuesdays and Thursdays from week 2 onwards with training venues to vary throughout pre-season!

The dates for our practice matches are subject to change but the first practice match will most likely be held on March 4th, 2017.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact the following members of the coaching panel:

  • Marcus Barclay (Senior Coach) – 0458 011 466
  • Chris Koulouriotis (Senior Assistant Coach) – 0421 040 872
  • Marc Mudford (Reserves Coach) – 0431 384 563

The Devil is looking forward to seeing you there!