JOB DESCRIPTION AND PERSON SPECIFICATION
GBWR is the National Governing Body (NGB) for the sport of wheelchair rugby in England, Scotland and Wales.
Wheelchair Rugby is a Paralympic sport and the GB Team are the current European Champions and ranked 5th in the world. The team is currently self-funded by the sport and our individual and corporate supporters.
From this support the elite team undertakes a competition structure, which will lead to qualification for the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games.
In addition to the Great Britain team we have 22 club teams across the country and we deliver programmes in Spinal Injury Units, military rehabilitation centres and as part of a growing number of charitable foundations such as those of Saracens, Harlequins and Exeter premiership rugby clubs. We deliver a national youth programme in partnership with the Lord’s Taverners charity and work with a number of other partners to deliver our strategy. Our principal partner for the “grassroots delivery” is Sport England.
GBWR operates as a company limited by guarantee and is registered as a charity in England & Wales.
Please visit https://gbwr.org.uk to find out more about us.
|Service Requirement||Strength & Conditioning Coach: Elite Programme|
|Contract||Service level contract at two days per month
Minimum 24 days per year
|Value of Contract||Competitive based on daily rate fee|
|Key Requirement||To ensure all GB Team athletes are in peak physical condition to perform at their full potential throughout all specified international competitions|
|Role summary/key responsibilities/tasks||
|Accountable to||GBWR Head Coach|
Interested applicants should send a letter of interest along with their CV to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than Friday 16th November 2018.
Interviews will be held 5th December and successful applicants will be informed if required to attend no later than Friday 23rd November 2018.