THE coaching careers of Eddie Betts and Josh Jenkins are underway in Geelong as the duo of recently retired veterans arrived at GMHBA Stadium on Monday.

Betts joins the Cats as a development coach and will play a key role working with Geelong's small forwards and defenders.

Jenkins has been appointed as the club's new ruck coach.

Tom Hawkins returned to the track after a week in isolation following a positive COVID-19 test.