Consultant Running Coach

Title: Consultant Running Coach

Employer: Front Runner Sports Management

Basis: Full Time (38 hours per week)

Reporting to: Coaching Manager, Ben Green

Front Runner Sports is Australia’s most established multi-disciplinary endurance consultancy servicing over 1000 clients per week across exercise and health science services. We combine up to date, evidence based practice with passion and unrivalled respect for the history and culture of endurance sport. The opportunity presents for a suitably qualified exercise or sports scientist with additional athletic coaching qualifications to join our industry leading team and create a career pathway in athletic coaching.

We are seeking a dynamic and engaging individual with the right qualifications but most importantly the right attitude to go the extra mile to exceed client expectations and deliver outstanding service month on month, year on year that helps clients achieve their personal goals from beginner to elite. Outstanding communication skills are essential and additional education and internal development will be provided.

Essential Minimum Qualifications:
  • B.Sc Ex or Sports Science (or relevant degree in Sport & Recreation)
  • Level 2 Athletics Australia Running Coach
  • Working with Children Check
  • First Aid Certificate
  • ASADA Level 1 Anti-Doping Certificate
  • Video Gait Analysis experience
  • Strength and Conditioning prescription
Key Responsibilities
  • Management and delivery of Front Runner Event Programmes
  • Delivery of Front Runner Run Club Recreational training sessions
  • Delivery of Front Runner Trackstars training sessions
  • Assistant Coach for Junior and Elite training sessions
  • Management of clients by Personal Exercise Prescription
  • Presenting at Keynote speaking, presentations and practical workshops

Pay Classification: From $40k-55k pa (depending on skills and level of experience) + Super 9.5% + Bonuses

How do I apply for the role?

To apply, please submit your cover letter explaining relevant experience and resume (no longer than 5 pages in total) via email to by 5pm Friday 25 May 2018

(*) note applications without a cover letter will not be accepted

Any applicant questions about the role can be directed to Ben Green

Media and Graphic Design Intern

Title: Media and Graphic Design Internship

Basis: Casual

Are you a media, communications or marketing student/ graduate who loves sport and looking to gain valuable industry experience?

If so, Front Runner Sports has an opportunity to support the organisation in the creation and design of marketing materials and promotional video content production for the core business lines.

The intern role is a paid, casual position for approximately 5-7 hours per week.

For more information, contact Front Runner Sports on 0478 841 104

To apply, please submit your cover letter and resume via email to


Work Experience & Student Placements

* ALL SPACES CURRENTLY FULL. Please email CV and cover letter so we can keep your details on file for future intakes *

Front Runner Sports is open to accept and supervise any University students (undergraduate or postgraduate) for Professional Practice Placement hours who study the following degrees:

  • Sports Science
  • Exercise Health Science
  • Exercise Rehabilitation
  • Exercise, Sport and Rehabilitation Science
  • Sport and Recreation Management
  • Event Management

If you are interested in completing hours, contact for more information and express your interest.