The CJCA is seeking expressions of interest in two important volunteers roles to commence at the start of the 2019 calendar year.

We are also seeking interest in support roles for these major roles from those wishing to volunteer at a lesser level but still contribute to the ongoing development of junior cricket in Christchurch

Applications for consideration are asked to be forwarded to the CJCA gm@cjca.org.nz by 30 November 2018 as we desire to have these appointments in place by the end of 2018 in readiness for the CJA Summer Tournamennts of 2019 which start with Player Assessments for Year 6 Boys on the 10th of February 2019.

Volunteer Role #1

GIRLS GRADE MANAGER

  • Be the advocate for the development of junior girls cricket in Christchurch.
  • Continually strive to improve the pathway for girls cricket into youth and women’s cricket.
  • Assist the GM of CJCA in the setting, reviewing and defining of grade conditions to meet Age & Stage appropriate formats.
  • Organisation of player team selections for Spring and Summer activation events each year.
  • Appointment of Volunteer Coaches/Managers for Spring and Summer activations.
  • Manage gear requirements for activations.
  • Liaison and contact point for coaches and clubs regarding girls cricket promotion and activities.
  • Assist GM of CJCA in the preparation for Girls Winter Training program in line with current winter training objectives.

CJCA Girls Grade Manager PD

Volunteer Role #2

YEAR 6 GRADE MANAGER 2019 – moving through with this intake to Year 7 & 8 in following years.

  • Be a advocate for the development of cricket in Christchurch.
  • Continually strive to improve the pathway for junior players into youth cricket.
  • Assist the GM of CJCA in the setting, reviewing and defining of grade conditions to meet Age & Stage appropriate formats.
  • Organisation of player team selections for Spring and Summer activation events each year.
  • Appointment of Volunteer Coaches/Managers for Spring and Summer activations.
  • Manage gear requirements for activations.
  • Liaison and contact point for coaches and clubs regarding Year 6 (2019) cricket promotion and activities and subsequent years as these players move through Years 7 & 8.
  • Assist GM of CJCA in the preparation for the Winter Training programme for the managers year group in line with current winter training objectives.

CJCA Year 6 Grade Manager PD

Volunteer Role #3+

YEAR 6 2019 Coaches/managers & GIRLS Coaches/Managers

Expressions of interest are also sought from parents or caregivers of Boys or Girls who are wishing to be involved in Girls Cricket or Year 6 CJCA Boys events in 2019 and subsequent years.

These volunteers will assist the Girls Grade Manager and Year 6 Grade Manger in both the Player Assessments & Tournaments.  It is desirable that these individuals would have the appropriate NZ Cricket Coaching Qualification (Foundation or Advanced Foundation as a minimum) or be in the process of obtaining these via the Coach Education Pathway.  The CJCA would assist anyone to gain these qualifications.

Anyone interested to being involved from the start of 2019 should email the General Manager CJCA on gm@cjca.org.nz by the 30th of November 2018.