Volleyball Australia Men’s Volleyroos program changes

Volleyball Australia (VA) has today announced changes to the coaching team of the national Men’s Volleyroos program. Long time Australian National Team coach, Dan Ilott, has been appointed interim Men’s Volleyroos Head Coach following coach Dave Preston’s decision to return to Canada.  Preston, who led the program over the past two seasons, cited continued uncertainty over program funding and its…

Volleyball Australia appoints Adelaide 2025 World Championsips CEO

Image: Jenny Mann (2025 World Championships CEO) with with Leon Bignell MP (Chair, SA Major Events Attraction Committee), Craig Carracher (Volleyball Australia President) and Andrew Dee (Volleyball Australia CEO) at the Beach Volleyball World Championships handover ceremony in Tlaxcala, Mexico last year. Volleyball Australia is pleased to announce international sports administrator Jenny Mann as the Chief Executive Officer of the Adelaide…

Job Opportunity: Assistant Coach – Volleyball Australia Pathway Programs (QLD)

Volleyball Australia is recruiting for an Assistant Coach for its Pathway Programs based in Brisbane, Queensland. The purpose of the role is to ssist with the planning, organisation and delivery of training sessions and athlete case management primarily in the Elite and Development squad space (but also in other tiers of the Queensland pathway program) in both volleyball (indoor) and…

Join the Volleyball Australia Team – Emerging Talent Program Head Coach

The Volleyball Australia Emerging Talent Program is currently recruiting for a Head Coach, to be based in Brisbane, Queensland. The purpose of the role is to lead the delivery and direction of the well-established Volleyball Australia Emerging Talent Program in Queensland (with over 500 athletes and 20 casual coaches), in collaboration with the Queensland Academy of Sport, Volleyball Australia coaches,…

Rachel Orchard Inducted into Oregon State University Hall of Fame

Australian Women’s Volleyroos Assistant Coach Rachel Orchard ( nee. Rourke) was inducted into the Oregon State University Hall of Fame on Friday.   Rachel, referred to as an ‘OSU legend’ set a number of firsts for the Oregon State Volleyball Program during her 5-year college career from 2005-2009, including a program record of 36 kills in one match. The Outside Hitter…

Join the Volleyball Australia Team – three new vacancies

Volleyball Australia is advertising three exciting career opportunities in the high performance space National Development Assistant Coach, Men’s Beach Volleyball Program (Adelaide location)Applications close at 5pm on 5th November The role of the National Development Assistant Coach is to support the National Development Coach to lead, plan and deliver a training program for the preparation of individual development athletes, to build a…

Job Opportunity: Assistant Coach, Men’s Beach Volleyball Program

Volleyball Australia is seeking an Assistant Coach for the Men’s Beach Volleyball Program based in Adelaide. Under the leadership of the Senior Coach, the Assistant Coach will support the delivery of a high performance daily performance environment in collaboration with VA National Coaches, National Performance Director, Sports Science and Medicine staff and other relevant providers. Coaching experience at a national…

Job Opportunity: CEO, Beach Volleyball World Championships Adelaide 2025

Volleyball Australia is seeking a Chief Executive Officer for the 2025 FIVB World Beach Volleyball Championships to be held in Adelaide. The CEO will play a pivotal role in shaping the success of this major international sporting event. The event aims to showcase the pinnacle of beach volleyball talent from around the globe, while also leaving a legacy for the…

Join the Volleyball Australia Team

Three exciting career opportunities exist in the Events and Sport Development Departments at Volleyball Australia (VA), based at the Australian Institute of Sport in Canberra. VA are looking for an experienced Event Manager to help plan and deliver Volleyball and Beach Volleyball events in Australia as part of the national Events framework and aligned with the Volleyball Australia strategic plan….

Position Available: National Men’s Beach Volleyball Physical Preparation Coach

Volleyball Australia is seeking an experienced strength and conditioning professional who will be responsible for overseeing the delivery of the physical preparation of its Senior and Developing Beach Volleyroos in collaboration with the National Performance Director and national coaches. The role is currently located at the South Australian Sports Institute (SASI) in Kidman Park, however in 2024 the Men’s National…