MSF Senior Coach
Grade 5: £12.52 – £14.43 per hour + 12% holiday pay
Fixed Term Contract for 6 months starting 27th September 2021
Hours: 6 hours per week for 20 weeks of the academic year/playing season for each sport (maximum of 120 hours in total)
Available in the following sports: Men’s Basketball 2nd, Men’s Football 2nd, Men’s Futsal, Hockey (Men’s & Women’s), Lacrosse (Men’s & Women’s), Netball 1st, Rugby (Men’s & Women’s), Swimming, Tennis (mixed), Volleyball (mixed), Women’s Water polo.
Marjon is a small University, with a strong sense of community, centred on student success.
We believe that each staff member contributes directly to the University’s growth and success, with our values at the heart of everything we do. We believe that diversity provides the talent and contribution that delivers the greatest impact on our continuing success and realising every individual’s potential.
This is an exciting opportunity to be involved in coaching our student sports teams
This is an exciting opportunity to deliver quality coaching, lead and manage our BUCS teams to optimise their performance. The successful candidate will be responsible for organising and delivering coaching sessions on a weekly basis to BUCS teams and where possible, attend all home and away matches. Fixtures are predominantly played on a Wednesday afternoon however, Men’s Futsal and Women’s Water polo compete on the weekend, whilst our swimming team compete in two annual BUCS competitions.
A senior coach will have at least one year of relevant practical experience of working within their field and must have obtained at least a level 2 coaching qualification or equivalent. The candidate will also maintain transparency of selection processes and pathways between teams and have excellent interpersonal skills to ensure a seamless relationship between club members and the MSF. As well as this, adaptability and creativity of training sessions are vital due to various ranges of ability within teams.
Where applicable the successful candidate will aid with the development of an additional team.
Please note that team training times vary.
The University really is a great place to work, with 94% of staff agreeing in our most recent staff survey. Our Total Reward Package includes competitive salaries, generous Pension Schemes and annual leave entitlement, as well as access to a range of learning and development courses and a range of activities under ‘Balance’ our staff health and wellbeing scheme.
We are a ‘Disability Confident Employer’. Candidates who declare a disability and who demonstrate on their application that they meet the essential criteria will be included on the shortlist
Closing date: Tuesday 07 September 2021 at midnight
Interview date: Wednesday 15 September 2021
How to Apply
To apply for this position, please complete the University’s online application form.
To access the form and for further details please visit the University’s job website: https://jobs.marjon.ac.uk/
Please note, we will only consider applications submitted direct to the University via the above website. We do not accept applications or CVs submitted via third parties
Application deadline: 07/09/2021
Job Types: Part-time, Contract
Salary: £12.52-£14.43 per hour