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Head of Coaching

Do you want to work at the heart of one of the fastest growing sports in the UK?

 British Triathlon and Triathlon England are looking to recruit a Head of Coaching to lead the design, development and implementation of a world-leading coach development strategy for Triathlon and Multisport throughout England and the UK that bridges all levels and layers of the pathway from communities, education and clubs through to talent and elite performance.

As we head towards Tokyo 2020 and Birmingham 2022, the opportunities to introduce more people to the world of swim, bike, run are huge. We are looking for someone who will deliver our strategic goals of ‘More Participants’, ‘Great Clubs’, ‘Winning Athletes’ and ‘Exceptional People’ to 2024 through the leadership of our coaching strategy and really make a difference for passionate triathletes and complete beginners alike. 

We are looking for a self-motivated strategic thinker with a passion to succeed to create, lead and deliver the coach development strategy as well as being responsible for the design and delivery of sector-leading technical/behavioural coaching programmes/qualifications.

The successful candidate will have experience in creating and implementing Coach Development and Coach Education Systems as well as being a confident and proven leader.

To find out more about how you can be part of a team that is taking triathlon to new and exciting places, more information can be found on the below links, including the Job Description, BTF Strategy, TE Strategy and Organisation Chart at the bottom of this page;

British Triathlon is the National Governing Body for Triathlon, Duathlon and Aquathlon in Great Britain, responsible for raising the profile and delivering medal-winning performances and helping everyone discover, enjoy and achieve in triathlon. Triathlon England is one of the three Home Nations of British Triathlon, the other two being Triathlon Scotland and Welsh Triathlon.  The three Home Nation Associations are responsible for all aspects of triathlon in their respective countries and contribute to the work of British Triathlon. 

To apply: A covering letter should be submitted to explaining why you feel you are suitable for the role, together with your completed application form and equality form, which can both be found at the bottom of this page. Please quote the reference number BTF-DEV-13. Should you require assistance with the application process, please contact HR and we will make every effort to meet your specific requirements. 

Closing Date: Midnight Monday 6th January 2020. However, please note that should sufficient suitable applications be received this may be closed prior to this date, therefore your early application is encouraged. 

Interview Date: Thursday 23rd January 2020.

BTF Strategy
TE Strategy

British Triathlon is committed to equality of opportunity for all staff and applications from all suitably qualified persons are encouraged.  Details of our Equal Opportunities Policy can be found on our website: under ‘About’ and then ‘Policy Documents’


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