Organisation England Golf
Location South Region
Hours of Work Variable
Salary & Benefits Contractor Fee
Closing Date 28 January
We are excited to be looking for applications for the position of a contracted Regional Coach to the South Region Under 18 Boys Squad. Each Regional Squad will comprise of players chosen at Assessment Days and will generally be for players in the age range of 13-18 yrs. The South Region consists of the County Union's of Hampshire, Isle of Wight & Channel Islands and Surrey.
The role is based on 30 days of coaching annually with attendance at the England Golf coach education days and any relevant team meetings.
The Regional Coach is required to deliver the relevant parts of the England Golf performance strategy related to Winning Golfers. We manage a performance pathway which aims to produce the best amateur golfers in the World. The main focus of the role will be to develop sound basics, technical competency, performance skills and an excellent short game in all regional players.
Essential Experience and Knowledge
• PGA qualified golf coach, working towards the highest levels of coach education qualifications;
• Have shown a significant commitment to Continued Professional Development (CPD) and can evidence a comprehensive attendance record;
• Several years of experience working with elite age group level golfers in a performance environment;
• Access to and experienced use of a range of coaching equipment relevant to the development of elite level performers;
• Excellent communication and management skills;
• Enthusiastic, personable and competitive.
How to apply
Send your CV and covering letter attached on an email for the attention of Marie Bugg or Mary-Anne Price in HR at England Golf – firstname.lastname@example.org
The covering letter should detail specifically how you meet the requirements of the essential experience and knowledge required for the role in no more than one page.
Download the full role description for more information on the main duties and key responsibilities from our website (www.englandgolf.org/jobs). Anyone interested in the role who would like more information, please contact Stephen Burnett, Performance Manager, on 01526 354500.
England Golf Safeguarding and Protecting Children Requirements
This role has been identified as involving access to vulnerable adults and/or children and in line with England Golf policy persons undertaking this role will be required to undertake a Disclosure & Barring Service Disclosure Check and must also have attended a Safeguarding and Protecting Children course (SPC) or be willing to undertake one.
The closing date for applications is: Monday 28th January 2019
Interviews will take place on Thursday 7th February 2019 at Burhill Golf Club, Surrey.
It is envisaged that the successful candidate will commence the role in February with coaching scheduled for 18th and 19th February 2019.