Performance Coach (Gymnastics) - Part Time

Glasgow Life
North Lanarkshire
14 Apr 2018
30 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Description
Glasgow Life is the charity responsible for inspiring Glasgow's citizens and visitors to lead richer and more active lives through culture, sport and learning. We believe in the transformational power of the services we provide for the citizens of and visitors to the City of Glasgow.
As Performance Coach (Gymnastics) you will work within Glasgow Life, reporting into the Head Performance Gymnastics Coach, taking a lead role in the strategic direction and delivery of Acrobatic Gymnastics within the City of Glasgow Gymnastics Club.
The post holder will focus on development and performance opportunities for the acrobatic gymnasts in the programme and will be integral to ensuring the City of Glasgow Gymnastics Club is a success and are key to the day to day delivery of a safe, fun, educational and highly motivated coaching environment.
To be successful in this role you have British Gymnastics level 4 (Acrobatic Gymnastics) or equivalent and considerable experience and knowledge of gymnastics coaching within a club programme Member of Scottish and British Gymnastics.

You will be a highly motivated, professional and innovative person. You will have excellent communication and leadership skills and possess a flexible approach to work being able to work evenings and weekends and attend training camps and competitions as well as experience and knowledge of coaching adults and children within a gymnasts' development and performance pathway.
Glasgow Life has a lot to look forward to with the games and festivals of the 2018 European Championships and has a significant role to play in ensuring Glasgow retains its position as the world's 5th sporting city following the \\\"Best Ever\\\" Commonwealth Games. We operate 160 venues across Glasgow including Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, the Emirates Arena, Mitchell Library and the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall. In addition we are proud to be responsible for Celtic Connections, the Glasgow Club and the City's 32 local libraries. None of this would have been achieved without the considerable strength of our workforce - building on our commitment to make Glasgow a successful and vibrant city.
We offer a range of employee benefits such as an opportunity to join the Strathclyde Pension Fund, generous holiday entitlement, annual leave purchase scheme, childcare vouchers, staff discounts (including Glasgow Club), flexible retirement, family friendly policies, flu vaccination programme and career break policy...just to name a few!
At Glasgow Life we value diversity and inclusion. We are particularly interested in receiving applications from BAME groups who are currently under-represented in our organisation.
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