Performance Development Coach – East Midlands
The Performance Development Coach post-holders will play a key role, identifying, recruiting, and developing new athletes with future Olympic potential who might not otherwise enter the sport of rowing or excel within a traditional ‘mainstream’ rowing pathway.
The GB Rowing Team’s aim is to create an Olympic Pathway that is open, accessible, and clear, so that any individual who has the potential to row for Great Britain can achieve their ambitions. The Performance Development Coach post-holders will play a key role within that Pathway, identifying, recruiting, and developing new athletes with future Olympic potential who might not otherwise enter the sport of rowing or excel within a traditional ‘mainstream’ rowing pathway.
We are looking for ambitious coaches who can work as part of a team, to successfully develop rowers progressively, following a long-term development model. You should have the experience and personal qualities to enable you to develop a high-performance rowing environment, and aspire to identify and work with individuals, who may not otherwise have the opportunity, to reach the very top of the sport.
We are currently looking for two Performance Development Coaches to work in the following
You can find the full Job Description & Person Specifications by clicking on the link to each above.
The position of Performance Development Coach is a full-time paid role. It offers the opportunity to join our team at an exciting time for the Olympic Pathway, as we embark on delivering a bold and ambitious new strategy to identify and develop our Olympic Rowers of the future.
To apply please download and complete the application form linked here and send alongside a CV to our HR Manager at [email protected].
Applications will close at 09:00 on Friday, 3 March.
Interviews will take place either at the British Rowing National Training Centre in Caversham or British Rowing’s HQ in Hammersmith. Interviews are scheduled to take place weeks commencing March 6th and 13th.
If you are interested in discussing any of the roles listed above please contact Peter Sheppard ([email protected]) our Deputy Director of Olympic Pathways or Tom Pattichis ([email protected]) our Olympic Pathway Manager.
Application Dates: From Monday 13th February 2023 to Friday 3rd March 2023