*PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT ON BEHALF OF COMMITTEE*

The Bentleigh Football Netball Club Committee are pleased to announce the following coaching appointments so far for 2019.
Senior Coach – Peter Pirera
Reserves Coach – Steve Hall
Under 19s Coach – Brad Atholwood

We are also pleased to announce Andrew Walsh will be returning to the club in a coaching capacity and Brett Marshall has accepted the position as Chairman of Selectors, further details to come.

After a thorough review of our football department, we are pleased to announce the re-appointment of both Steve Hall and Peter Pirera. Both Peter and Steve are committed to the clubs objectives moving forward and are looking forward to the challenges of 2019. The football department will be further bolstered for 2019 to provide both coaches the resources and support they need.

The club are very excited by the appointment of Under 19s Coach, Brad Atholwood. Brad is looking forward to developing our talented young list and returns to Bentleigh with an impressive CV:
• 2015 – Assistant Coach – Bentleigh FC Under 19
• 2016 – Assistant Coach/ Head Coach – St. Leonards College – Association of Coeducational Schools Seniors – Senior Division (2016 Senior Division Premiers)
• 2016/2017 – Head Coach – St. Peter’s JFC Under 15 &16 (2016 – Under 15 Div 2 Premiership)
• 2016/2017/2018 – Assistant Coach – SMJFL interleague Under 14/15 Division 1 (2016 – Under 15 Div1 Premiers/ 2018 – Under 14 Div1 Runners Up)
• AFL Victoria Level 1 Accreditation

It is the clubs aim to fill the entire 46 positions below prior to the AGM.
We will be working diligently to have the football/netball departments the strongest they have ever been, giving all players the best opportunity to develop, be the best they can be, in a fun inclusive environment. If anyone knows of anyone who would suit a potential position or if there is a position that a current member of our club is interested in please contact President, Paul Dimattina, ASAP to discuss.

Football operations mng
Head coach
Chairman of selectors
Ass senior coach ( forwards )
Ass coach defence
Playing midfield coach
Board/ rotations
Club list manager
Kpi ‘s / stats
Club development coach
Senior runner
Fitness / rehab coach
Reserves coach
Ass reserves coach
Playing ass reserves coach
Reserves runner
Team mng seniors
Team mng reserves

U19:
Head coach
Ass coach 1
Ass coach 2
Boards / rotations
List mng
U19 runner
Kpi’s stats
Team mng

Womens football:
Womens football coordinator
Head coach
Ass coach 1
Boards / rotations
Womens runner
List mng
Team mng

Netball:
Netball coordinator
Head coach
Team 1 coach
Team 2 coach
Team 3 coach
List mng / team mng

Trainers:
Head trainer
Trainer 1
Trainer 2
Trainer 3
Trainer 4
Physio
Masseuse 1
Masseuse 2