High Performance Judo Coach

Job title High Performance Judo Coach

Department Sports Development & Recreation

Salary Starting from £33,797, rising to £40,322

Grade Grade 7

Placed on Friday 13 September 2019

Closing date Sunday 06 October 2019

Interview date Thursday 17 October 2019

Reference CC7098

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The Department of Sports Development and Recreation at the University of Bath seeks to create impact through sport, by maximising its unique environment every day for every customer.

The Department, under its brand name Team Bath, delivers one of the finest judo programmes in the country ranging from beginners through club and student activity to our highly respected High Performance programme, whose international reputation is based on its track record of developing athletes to achieve their potential on the international stage.

We have close links with the British Judo Association and are one of their designated Pathway Centres and we are a leading deliverer of the DiSE programme to developing judoka.

We are seeking to appoint an experienced and inspirational Head Coach who will have responsibility for all performance aspects of our judo programme. The successful coach will need to demonstrate the hunger, drive and versatility to increase participation, commitment and standards at all levels of the programme.

Reporting to our Director of Sport, you will benefit from the learning and development opportunities inherent in becoming one of our hugely experienced team of Head Coaches, operating within one of only six multi-sport Elite Training Centres in the UK.

The Department manages and organises a range of activities and aspires to create a world leading multi-sport environment delivering to elite athletes, staff and students of the University and the local and regional community.  Based in the inspiring £35m Sports Training Village, the Department offers a wide range of high quality sports activities, programmes, events, services and facilities catering for all ages and abilities. This is an opportunity to become part of a professional and progressive organisation at the leading edge of sport, health and fitness.

The appointment will be made subject to an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) clearance being obtained.

For more information or an informal conversation about the role, please contact our Director of Sport, Stephen Baddeley (01225 385655 or s.j.baddeley@bath.ac.uk), however, please ensure that applications are submitted via the University website.

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The University of Bath is an equal opportunities employer and has an excellent international reputation with staff from over 60 different nations. To achieve our global aspirations, we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.