Equal Opportunities Monitoring

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Scottish Hockey Vacancies


Head Coach – Scotland Under 16 Girls

Two Year – Part Time Position

Scottish Hockey has a mission to “inspire involvement in Hockey”. In a talent and performance context we aim to do this by developing consistently successful Scotland teams and outstanding athletes with medal winning potential for Great Britain at Olympic level.  Our National Age Group programmes and teams are a key building block in this process – and we currently have an exciting opportunity for an inspirational coach to lead our girls’ under 16 programme for a two year period up to, and including, the Futures Cup in August 2020.

The role will consist of around 30-40 contact days a year plus associated preparation time and will report to the National Lead – Performance Pathway. Remuneration will be in the form of an honoraria and out of pocket expenses.

Key responsibilities for the role will be to –

Lead the under 16 Girls coaching programme on and off the pitch.

  • Take responsibility for developing both individual and team skills aligning to SH’s performance philosophy.
  • Lead and manage the selection process for relevant programmes and squads.
  • Work in partnership with line management to develop and lead a strong support team.
  • Work in partnership with other talent and performance coaches to ensure alignment of talent development system
  • Attend and contribute to relevant meetings and development opportunities associated with the role.

The ideal candidate will possess a minimum Level 2 coaching qualification, with lead coach experience in a relevant talent development context. For further information, please refer to the candidate specification for the role. Interested candidates should submit a letter of application and coaching CV to [email protected].

Closing date for Applications is 5pm on Friday 21st September 2018, with interviews scheduled for week commencing Monday 24th September 2018.

Scottish Hockey is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to promoting equality and diversity in all its activities. As a result, it aims to provide a work environment that is free from discrimination and unfair treatment.

Person Spec Scotland U16 Girls Head Coach

Equal opportunities monitoring form

Application Form Head Coach Scotland u16 girls