National Coach - British and Scottish Curling

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The British and Scottish Curling programme is housed within sportscotland institute of sport. The programme has previously delivered Olympic and World medal success and is aiming to do so again in Beijing 2022. The National Coach role is a key one towards success by Great Britain/Scotland Curling teams on the highest world competition stages.

National Coach, British and Scottish Curling Performance programme

Permanent, Full time

Salary: Commensurate with Role and experience

Based in Stirling (with significant international travel)

As the National Coach of the British and Scottish programme, you will take a lead role in developing the high performance teams to deliver in Beijing 2022. This will include selection of teams, ensuring a high quality training environment at the National Curling Academy in Stirling, work in collaboration with the SIS to ensure the maximum impact of the delivery of Sport Science and Sports Medicine services and prepare teams and coaches for delivering medal success at Major Championships.

You must have a flexible approach to work, an ability to travel internationally and have a positive attitude to support a team of high performance experts working with high performance Curling Athletes.

In return for the above sportscotland offers benefits including, generous holidays, childcare vouchers, discounts, a great pension scheme, contribution towards your personal development and much more.

sportscotland – putting sport first

For a full job description and application form, please visit https://sportscotland.org.uk/jobs.

Closing date for completed applications: 3rd July 2018.

Interview will likely take place on the 9/10th July 2018.

An application form should be completed to be considered for this role and emailed to hr.recruitment@sportscotland.org.uk. If you have any difficulties with this because of a disability please get in touch and we will discuss how we can help you.

Our Mission

To provide world class coaches and support programmes to our world class athletes, leading to a culture of consistent podium performances at a world class level.

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