Regional Strength & Conditioning Coach (Contractor Opportunity)

East Midlands Region (Lincolnshire, Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire & Rutland, Northamptonshire and Cambridgeshire)

We are really excited to be looking for applications for the position of a contracted Regional Strength and Conditioning (S&C) Coach for the East Midlands Region. The role is based on 20 days of coaching. This means that the programme can be delivered according to the regional needs. Each Regional Squad will comprise of players chosen at Assessment Days and will generally be for players Under 18 years of age. The East Midlands Region consists of Lincolnshire, Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire & Rutland, Northamptonshire and Cambridgeshire.

The Role:
To provide on-site support at agreed regional camps and on-going support in line with an agreed work plan with the Senior S&C Coach. This should include individual situational assessment and programme design utilising a mix of 1-to-1, small group and squad sessions to most effectively impact the athletic development of the golfer.

‘On-line’ support should be made available with respect to effective communication channels. There is also a strong emphasis for the successful candidate to collaborate and support the philosophy, development and implementation of the national strategy for athletic development of England Golf.

The Key Attendance Days:
There are certain events in the year, which require your attendance in order for you to properly perform your role in relation to the Regional Squads. These are set out in the Regional Squads diary, which will be provided to you. These include, at present and subject to review, but are not limited to: –

1) CPD development day(s) in November at Woodhall Spa

How to apply
Send your CV and covering letter attached on an email for the attention of Marie or Mary-Anne in HR at England Golf – hr@englandgolf.org

The covering letter should detail specifically how you meet the requirements of the essential experience and knowledge required for the role in no more than one page.

Download the full role description to view the essential experience and knowledge information here. Anyone interested in the role who would like more information, please contact Stephen Burnett, Performance Manager, on 01526 354500.

England Golf Safeguarding and Protecting Children Requirements
This role has been identified as involving access to vulnerable adults and/or children and in line with England Golf policy persons undertaking this role will be required to undertake a Disclosure & Barring Service Disclosure Check and must also have attended a Safeguarding and Protecting Children course (SPC) or be willing to undertake one.

The closing date for applications is Friday, 12 July 2019

Interviews will take place on Tuesday, 13 August 2019 at Woodhall Spa.

It is envisaged a successful candidate will be identified by the end of August, allowing for a handover period, before the role commences with the selection weekends planned in September.