Strathearn Harriers - New Year's Day Run 2014

Situations vacant

Strathearn Harriers regularly needs new contributors to the work of organising and managing the Club and its activities. As of December 2018, we are seeking the following:

What’s needed?

What’s involved?


Find out more from

Junior Parent helpers

  • Be part of a rota of people who help at Junior training sessions which last for one hour




Phil Mestecky



Andrew Aitken


Coaching Assistants

  • Attend a two day course to gain a Coaching Assistant qualification (fees and expenses paid by Club)
  • Help run Junior training sessions, for an hour, once or twice per week


Athletics Coach

  • Complete a training programme over a number of months to qualify as an Athletics Coach, permitted by SA to lead coaching sessions for Junior athletes
  • (fees and expenses paid by Club)


Andrew Aitken


Phil Mestecky

Informal training leaders

  • Make yourself available to lead a one hour adult midweek training session on the occasions when an Athletics coach is not available.
  • Informal role, qualification not required

On an occasional basis, ongoing

Andrew Aitken

Social programme team members

  • Help the Social Secretary, Kerry Sweeney, plan and organise club social events and activities.
  • I hour per month plus extra time at or just before events


Kerry Sweeney

Race Organiser  for Crieff 10k

  • Plan and organise the Crieff 10k race
  • Supported by a team, including a Club Committee member
  • Time commitment

o   11 months of the year, an hour a month. The last month about 2hrs a week and the last two weeks about 3 hrs per week

Taking over from Nicola Watson who has organised the 10k since 2014. 

Shadow Nic from Autumn 2018 for the 2019 race before taking over from her for the 2020 race.

Nicola Watson


or any other club committee member 

Crieff 10k organising team members  x2

  • Help the Organiser plan and organise the Crieff 10k.
  • One person to coordinate the catering and someone else (preferably a junior parent) to help with the junior mile race  
  • 1 hour per month in 3 months before race, 2 hours per week in last two weeks


From Autumn 2018

Nicola Watson

Men's Captain

  • Jointly with Ladies Captain, take lead on athlete participation, to encourage and support members to participate actively in runs, races, coaching and training.
  • Organise and select club teams for events
  • Contribute to development of club leagues / championships
  • Time commitment:

o   1+ hour per week

o   Attend up to six Club Committee meetings per year (1.5 to 2 hours) 

From December 2018

Any club committee member