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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.

Compliance Case Officer/ Paralegal

Based at the British Canoeing Head office, National Watersports Centre, Nottingham

Part Time: 30 Hours per week

Salary: Competitive, dependent upon experience

British Canoeing is seeking to appoint a dedicated and adaptable team member with a ‘can do’ and solution focused approach, to join its team and to support the Head of Governance and Compliance with efficient and effective management of safeguarding cases, disclosure checks, disputes and disciplinary cases.

Working alongside British Canoeing colleagues, the post holder will be responsible for ensuring the development and delivery of safeguarding case management, Disclosure and Barring Service checks (DBS) and case management of disputes and disciplinary as and when required.

The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate a level of legal knowledge, experience and skills in the key areas – safeguarding, disputes and disciplinary. You must have outstanding communication and organisational skills and the ability to take individual responsibility for cases from concept to completion.  An awareness and understanding of appropriate sport sector legislation and developments and a full driving licence and access to a vehicle is highly desirable.

This is an excellent opportunity for an exceptional and experienced law graduate/paralegal to join a successful national governing body. 

To apply,

Please send a CV and covering letter, clearly outlining your salary expectations to:

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

Closing date for applications is 12.00noon Friday 29th September 2017

Interview Date:  Interviews will be held week commencing 9th October 2017

British Canoeing is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Field Based Internal Verifiers

Casual Contract – As and When Basis

Salary: Competitive, dependent upon experience on a daily rate

Location: Based from home and with regular visits to development courses that will be running across the country at various locations, this may include weekends and some nights away from home.

The role is based on annual sampling plan, as a guide Internal Verifiers can expect to attend one face to face meeting, 4 virtual meetings and up to 6 field visits per year.

British Canoeing is seeking to appoint a dedicated and adaptable team member with a ‘can do’ and solution focused approach, to join its team and to support the English Coaching Manager to ensure consistency in the assessing of qualifications, both within national frameworks and within the quality and management systems of British Canoeing.

Working alongside British Canoeing colleagues, the post holder will be responsible for identifying internal verification requirements and opportunities. You will work with Assessors and other Internal Verifiers to agree internal verification visit plans that meet the requirements of British Canoeing whilst limiting impacting on the assessor or the learner.

The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate a well-developed understanding and knowledge of the sport of canoeing. You must have outstanding communication and organisational skills and the ability to take individual responsibility for Internal Verification from concept to completion.  An awareness and understanding of the practice and delivery of coaching in canoeing, of coaching in the UK and a full driving licence and access to a vehicle is highly desirable.

This is an excellent opportunity for an exceptional and experienced Internal Verifier to join a successful national governing body. 

To apply,

Please send a CV and covering letter:

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

Closing date for applications is 12.00noon Monday 9th October 2017

Interview Date:  Interviews will be held week commencing 19th October 2017

British Canoeing is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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National Performance Manager

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Job Title: National Performance Manager

Responsible to: General Manager

Location: Wales, with option for agreed home working.

Salary: £32,000 – 36,000 per annum pro rata, 17.5 – 21.5 hours per week (negotiable), with possibility of a full-time, combined post (see below).

Full time, combined post option: This post is available as a full-time role in combination with the advertised post of National Performance Coach (Canoe Slalom) for candidates who meet the requirements of both posts. When applying, please indicate if you would like to apply for the role as a combination post. The final salary range would be negotiable.

Contract Period: Fixed term until the 31st March 2019 subject to Sport Wales funding (reviewed on an annual basis) and with possibility of extension.

The closing date for applications is 6 October 2017. Interviews will be held on 19 October 2017 in Cardiff.

For more information and how to apply, click here.

National Performance Coach (Canoe Slalom)

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Job Title: National Performance Coach (Canoe slalom)

Responsible to: National Performance Manager

Location: Wales and camps in UK and Europe, with option for agreed home working.

Salary: £22,500 - £24,500 per annum pro rata, 22.5 – 26 hours per week (negotiable), with possibility of a full-time, combined post (see below).

Full time, combined post option: This post is available as a full-time role in combination with the advertised post of National Performance Manager for candidates who meet the requirements of both posts. When applying, please indicate if you would like to apply for the role as a combination post. The final salary range would be negotiable.

Contract Period: Fixed term until the 31st March 2019 subject to Sport Wales funding (reviewed on an annual basis) and with possibility of extension.

The closing date for applications is 6 October 2017. Interviews will be held in Cardiff, with the exact date TBC.

For more information and how to apply, click here.

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