join the best team in town!

When you work as a Ginger Sport coach, it’s not just a job.

No day is the same, its rewarding work making kids smile.

Join a team of approx. 25-30 coaches who are the best team in the world, we love them and what they do!

We love our team culture, but we’ll leave our team to be the judge on that.

 You’ll get paid to work outside, exercise, and entertain little kids.

You don’t need to be a qualified coach, but being amazing with kids is a must. We will teach you the rest.

Your journey with us is just as important as the kids journey, and we care about your success and happiness. 

Being a Ginger Sport Coach!

  • You’ll be delivering fun sessions that follow the Ginger Sport 6 Es! Exciting, Energetic, Engaging, Enthusiastic, Entertaining, and Enjoyable.
  • A typical day involves visiting multiple childcare centres to coach different groups.
  • We have a super supportive Coach Success Team and Leadership Team who support you with sessions and events on a daily and weekly basis.
  • Our team are always a phone call away, if you need help, support, guidance, or just can’t remember how to do something.
  • You will join our Team Facebook group where we share laughs, messages and stories from our sessions.
  • We have a 50-week program of games, activities and themes, all aligned with the national quality framework.
  • We have a regular online meetings where we interact and support each other and internal workshops where you can further enhance your learning.
  • Our coaches get together in person on a quarterly basis, to have some fun, and share knowledge.


  • Previous experience working with children will be well regarded, and your ability to engage children is essential.
  • You must have a !ueensland Driver’s licence and access to your own vehicle at all times
  • You must have a mobile phone with a reliable Internet connection.
  • You must have a Blue Card (Working with Children Check).  

If you’re still not sure, and want to learn more, please email

Current positions
We’re currently recruiting in South East Queensland, including Greater Brisbane, Sunshine Coast,  Gold Coast, Moreton Bay, Logan, Lockyer Valley,  Redlands & Toowoomba


Just like you will make a difference to every child you coach, we want to be a positive influence on your life.

You have access to ongoing support and mentoring via our network of senior coaches whenever you need them.

We take fun seriously with social and personal development events.

You won’t be left wondering what happened to your application. You’ll receive confirmation of your progress.

Step 1: Apply online using our brief questionnaire.

Step 2: Selected applicants attend an interview.

(If you don’t have a Blue Card, apply now.)

Step 3: Progressed applicants complete an employment questionnaire and run a practical application session. If you don’t have a Blue Card, apply now, as you will need it when you run the practical session.

Step 4: Offer of employment to successful applicants.

Step 5: Induction

Step 6: Training

The Queensland Government has a No Card, No Start policy.

This means that you can’t work with children in Queensland unless you have a valid Queensland Blue Card.

If you progress to Step 3, where we get you to run a session, by law you have to have a Blue Card.

We recommend that you apply for your blue card after your interview. Just indicate on the Blue Card application form that you are a jobseeker.

We employ coaches across South East Queensland.

At present, we are actively recruiting for coaches to work across Brisbane, Moreton Bay, Toowoomba, Lockyer Valley, Logan, Ipswich, Gold Coast/Tweed, and Sunshine Coast.