This Mission Statement contains the values, goals and principles which underpin the operations of the Vermont Junior Football Club.

All players, parents, coaches & officials are requested to support the VJFC Committee by noting, observing and applying the following.

  • The VJFC exists to provide local youth with an opportunity to play Australian Rules football and develop skills in a supportive, community & safe environment.
  • We want to have a reputation as a caring and professional club, which plays by the rules and fosters a sense of community.
  • Our coaches, team officials and helpers are volunteers who generously give their time and skills for the benefit of the players. We expect players and parents to respect and co-operate with these people.
  • We play team football and promote fair play with a focus on personal effort, player development and enjoyment.
  • We respect the rights, dignity and worth of all players, team mates & opposition, and expect good sportsmanship from everybody attending a match or at training.
  • The VJFC reserves the right to suspend any player, parent, coach or official whose behaviour is inconsistent with the above values, goals and principles.