SA Rubies seeking players and coaches

Netball SA is looking for an enthusiastic Head Coach, Assistant Coach and Team Manager for the SA Rubies Netball Team, South Australia’s state netball team for players with an intellectual disability.

The SA Rubies will compete for the annual Marie Little OAM Shieldon September 1 to 3 at the State Netball Centre in Perth.

Marie Little OAM was a founder of AUSRAPID in 1986 and has dedicated her working life to improve the lives of people with an intellectual disability, using the medium of sport. Renaming the event in her name was an honour of her work within the netball community.

The inaugural Marie Little OAM Shield began in 2013 with three teams contesting the title; Victoria, New South Wales and South Australia. The Marie Little OAM Shield is designed to bring players with an intellectual disability together to represent their State/Territory in an annual competition.

Players interested in trialing for the SA Rubies will need to complete an application form. For those keen to become an official on the team, follow the links below. Please note, applications close on Friday, April 7.

Head Coach Rubies – Position description

Assistant Coach Rubies – Position description

Team Manager Rubies – Position description