The Australian Touch Association is seeking written applications from suitably qualified currently accredited and active Coaches to fill Assistant Coach positions with the Australian Open Mens, Womens and Mixed teams. Positions available: Mens Open Assistant Coach; Womens Open Assistant Coach; Mixed Open Assistant Coach. Potential applicants should be aware that all Open team participants will be required to pay a levy for tours. Applications for these positions close on Monday 23 February 2004 and should be forwarded to: National Technical Manager Australian Touch Association PO Box 9078 DEAKIN ACT 2600 NB: Applications should be in writing demonstrating ability to perform the duties detailed in the attached Position Descriptions. The applicant should also include a curriculum vita. National Training Squad and Talent Identification Program The Talent Identification (TID) Program and selection of the National Training Squads during 2004 is detailed below: National Training Squad (NTS) selection – National Touch League 13-17 March 2004, Coffs Harbour; NTS training camp 11-14 June 2004, Canberra; State of Origin 13-14 August 2004, Sydney; Final selection camp Australian 20s, 15 August 2004, Sydney; Australian 18 years Championships, Coffs Harbour 15-18 September; Further training camps will be negotiated with the various open coach; Attendance at the major state competitions (i.e. Sydney Champs, South East Qld League). Further inquiries may be directed to the ATA Office.