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VACANCIES FOR HEAD COACHES FOR SENIOR & JUNIOR CLASSIC TEAMS

Due to the incumbents stepping down as previously advised, British Powerlifting now invite applications from suitable qualified people for these two important roles. The key requirements for each are set our below.

HEAD COACH SENIOR TEAM

1. Has overall responsibility for the selection of international squads and teams in accordance with the International Team Selection Procedure.

2. Must have had international experience as a coach and or lifter.

3. Should be a qualified referee, preferably international.

4. Should have good people management skills.

5. May appoint coaches/assistant coaches in accordance with the Coaching Pathway, currently being developed.

6. Responsible to the CEO.

7. A contribution to travel expenses for international championships will be made.

8. It is expected that the successful candidate will hold professional strength and conditioning qualifications or equivalent.

9. Must declare any conflicts of interest as per the BP Conflict of Interest Policy.

HEAD COACH JUNIOR TEAM

1. Has responsibility for the selection of junior international squads and teams in accordance with the International Team Selection Procedure and under the guidance of the Senior Head Coach.

2. Must have had international experience as a coach and or lifter.

3. Should be a qualified referee, preferably international.

4. Should have good people management skills.

5. Responsible to the Senior Head Coach.

6. A contribution to travel expenses for international championships will be made.

7. It is expected that the successful candidate will hold professional strength and conditioning qualifications or equivalent.

8. Must declare any conflicts of interest as per the BP Conflict of Interest Policy.

Anyone wishing to apply for these posts should send their CVs to the CEO by Friday 15th December 2017. Copies of the draft Coaching Pathway are also available from the CEO.

Issued 8/12/17

British Powerlifting is the only UK powerlifting organisation that carries out independent WADA compliant drug testing. In 2017 we conducted some 140 anti-doping tests, all at our own expense. GB lifters in World Championships are registered with the IPF for Out of Competition Testing (OCT).

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