The Royal Caledonian Curling Club

The Royal Caledonian Curling Club

National Governing Body for Curling in Scotland

Vacancy: Wheelchair Curling Head Coach

Posted on Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at 12:56pm

Wheelchair Curling Head Coach
Salary: £38,000 – 40,000 p.a. depending on experience
Based at the sportscotland institute of sport (Stirling)

An exciting opportunity has arisen within the sportscotland institute of sport inviting applications for Wheelchair Head Coach on the Scottish and British programme. You will lead the coaching of the Wheelchair programme, working toward medal success at World level and, in particular, 2018 Olympic and sustained success beyond.

You will have experience of team coaching at an international level along with demonstrable ability to lead on the progression of individual curlers. It is important that you have strong commitment to challenging yourself to be the very best coach.

An ability to provide leadership to the programme which includes sport science and medicine services is required. You need to be able to demonstrate a track record of delivering results. Excellent communication skills are a must.

If you think you have what it takes to be the Wheelchair Head Coach to deliver medal success at the 2018 Olympics and develop the Scottish and British programmes to ensure sustained success at Olympic and World level post 2018, then we welcome an application from you.

In return for the above, we offer a great working environment, a competitive salary, generous pension scheme, flexible working and attractive leave.

sportscotland is an equal opportunities employer and operates a child protection policy.

For an application pack, please visit the sportscotland website

PLEASE ENSURE YOU COMPLETE AN APPLICATION FORM AND UPLOAD IN WORD FORMAT TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS ROLE. CV’S WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.

Closing date for completed applications: Friday 1st May 2015

It is expected that the selection event will take place Thursday 21st May 2015