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Here at British Canoeing we set our standards high and pursue excellence in all that we do; as a National Governing Body of Sport and as a group of individuals.

Coaching Advisors X2

Part time: – Fixed Term contract until 31st March 2019

Hours: 24 hours per week. To be worked between 8.30am and 6pm on a rota basis, Monday to Friday.

Location: Based at the National Water Sports Centre, Holme Pierrepont, Nottingham

Salary: £18,360 (Full Time equivalent)

British Canoeing is the United Kingdom's Governing Body for the sport and recreation of canoeing and kayaking.  This is an exciting time to join British Canoeing, as we develop an exciting and ambitious new strategy for paddlesport in the UK (2017-2021). 

Working as an integral part of the Coaching team and reporting to the English Coaching Manager, this is an exciting opportunity to get involved with administration across the whole of the team. 

The role will involve administration tasks, providing excellent customer support to the workforce and customers, processing all queries, registrations, applications and complaints.  The role will also involve verification of courses, maintain appropriate records and certification.

The ideal candidate will have the ability to communicate across a range of groups and partners and will be able to plan and prioritise a busy workload.

Applicants for this post will be able to work on their own initiative and be prepared to get involved in a range of activities across the team. Ideally with customer service experience you will have excellent IT and organisational skills.  This is an ideal position for someone interested in sport and is looking for a role that will give variety and the opportunity to make a significant contribution to a busy coaching team.

To apply:

Please send a covering letter and CV to:

HR Department, British Canoeing, National Water Sports Centre, Adbolton Lane, Holme Pierrepont, Nottingham, NG12 2LU.  Or Email hradmin@britishcanoeing.org.uk

Closing date for applications is 12.00noon Friday 21st September 2018

Interviews will be held on Thursday 4th October 2018

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect the same commitment from all staff and volunteers. 

British Canoeing is an equal opportunities employer.

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Talent Club Partnership Manager

Location: Negotiable

Full time position: 37hrs per week

Salary: Band 3C which ranges from £29,167 - £42, 000

The Talent Club Partnership Manager is an exciting new position operating within the British Canoeing England Talent Programme.

Clubs are a crucial component of the overall success and long- term sustainability of our sport, the Talent Club Partnership Manager will work in partnership with clubs, supporting a deeper and wider feeder of junior athletes within the talent pathway contributing to successes at Junior, U23 and senior level on the world stage.

The Talent Club Partnership Manager will work closely with our Talent Club Partners to support their development and operational delivery through proactive engagement and collaboration in order to build a strong and sustainable talent pool in each Olympic and Paralympic discipline. As such candidates must have a high level understanding and experience of both talent development in Olympic and or Paralympic performance canoeing and club development.

Ideal candidates will be able to operate independently and be confident to make decisions and take appropriate action.  We are looking for someone with a track record and experience of successfully developing young athletes, has a proven ability to build and maintain relationships with key partners / stakeholders who is a team player and willing to embrace an integrated and collaborative approach to talent development.

The role will involve a significant amount of travel and therefore candidates must have a full driving licence, access to a vehicle and be willing to work unsocial hours.  We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect the same commitment from all staff and volunteers. 

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and will involve work within Regulated Activity. The successful applicant will be required to complete a satisfactory DBS Enhanced Disclosure with Barred List Check.

To apply, please send a covering letter and CV to:

HR Department, National Water Sports Centre, Adbolton Lane, Holme Pierrepont, Nottingham, NG12 2LU  hradmin@britishcanoeing.org.uk

For an informal confidential discussion about the role please contact Head of Talent, Rich Ramsdale richard.ramsdale@britishcanoeing.org.uk

Closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on Monday 8th October 2018

Interviews will take place at Nottingham Watersports Centre Monday 22nd October 2018 

British Canoeing is an equal opportunity employer

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