Career Opportunities


An exciting opportunity has arisen to lead one of New Zealand’s most successful provincial cricketing teams. Canterbury Cricket are looking for an experienced and innovative coach to fulfil the Head Coach role for their Men’s Senior Team.

Canterbury Cricket is one of New Zealand’s six major cricket associations, with a rich history of securing domestic championships and developing quality international and domestic cricketers. A forward thinking organisation, Canterbury Cricket aspires to amplify the contribution cricket makes to the wider community through its ability to grow and evolve the game in the region. The Canterbury Men’s Head Coach will be pivotal in supporting the achievement of this purpose.

The Head Coach will be responsible for developing, implementing and leading world class campaigns across the three domestic formats of the game, with a focus on growing the long term performance capability of our players. Reporting to the High Performance Manager, this role will lead the team on and off the cricket field to the highest possible standard of excellence and professionalism.

The role requires strong leadership and interpersonal skills, with an ability to build and maintain a values based team culture. The successful applicant will require strong technical and tactical cricketing knowledge, complimented by a deep understanding of campaign and individual performance planning.

If you are performance driven, passionate about creating change and motivated to be part of a values led organisation that provides a supportive work environment, then please forward your CV and cover letter by Wednesday 3rd June, 2020, to the High Performance Manager at

Canterbury Cricket Men’s Head Coach Job Description



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