Head National Coach - Men's Artistic Gymnastics: British Gymnastics

Full Time
Based from Lilleshall National Sports Centre, Nr Newport, Shropshire

Competitive Salary
+ contributory pension scheme + 34 days annual leave (includes Bank Holidays and Company Days) + Company Car

British Gymnastics is the UK Governing Body for the sport and recreation of gymnastics.  We exist to support, lead and inspire all those involved or interested in gymnastics; from the creation of new programmes and activities at grass roots level in the community, to the development of talent producing international gymnasts.

This is an exciting time to join British Gymnastics, as we are driving a period of unparalleled success: participation and membership is rising, our fan base is growing, and our medal-winning British Team has never been so prolific.

Heading into the 2020 Tokyo cycle we are looking to appoint a Head National Coach Men’s Artistic Gymnastics (MAG) with a vision and passion for excellence to drive and build on the amazing success achieved at the 2016 Olympic games.

About the role

As the Head National Coach, you will be accountable and responsible for delivering High Performance (HP) technical programmes by creating and contributing to a sustainable, thriving World Class performance culture for athletes, coaches and support staff. As well as, designing, implementing and monitoring a World Class performance programme that will meet the specific outcomes at Olympic, World and European levels, as set by the British Gymnastics Tokyo Strategy (in conjunction with UK Sport) and the overall British Gymnastics strategy.

To be successful in the role, you must have proven international coaching experience in a medal-winning World Class performance program at World and Olympic level along with experience of working with and improving elite athletes in a coaching capacity. Additionally, you will hold a High Performance Coach (HPC) or level 4/5 equivalent qualification with a background in Men’s Artistic Gymnastics coaching and current knowledge/certificate of safeguarding and protecting children in sport.

Please refer to Role Profile for full details.

Please note appointment to this post will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Check with Barring List

How to Apply

British Gymnastics is an equal opportunities employer and aims to provide a discrimination-free working environment. We are committed to an action plan and policy in line with the Equality Act 2010, which ensures that no job applicant or employee receives less favourable treatment because of a protected characteristic.

To apply for this post please complete and return an Application Form along with a copy of your CV.

Completed applications are to be returned by post or email to British Gymnastics, HR Department, Lilleshall National Sports Centre, Newport, Shropshire TF10 9NB

Tel: 0345 129 7 129 ext 2398
Email: HR@british-gymnastics.org

Closing date for applications: 10:00 am on Friday, 6th April 2018

Interview date: 18th/19th April 2018

Date published: 08 March 2018
Date updated: 08 March 2018


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