British Wrestling - Development Manager

Hours of Work
Salary & Benefits
Closing Date15 May

Job Description

British Wrestling, the national governing body for wrestling in the UK, is seeking to appoint a Development Manager (Competitions) to deliver our mission of promoting and developing the sport of wrestling so that everyone achieves their potential on and off the mat. This is an exciting opportunity to join the national governing body for the Olympic and Commonwealth sport of wrestling.

The Development Manager (Competitions) will work alongside the existing Development Manager (Workforce) to support partners, clubs, and regions to increase participation, retention and tackle inequalities in participation. The successful candidate will have experience of working with clubs and communities to develop inclusive programmes that demonstrate the social impact of wrestling.

In addition to the broader development role, this post will work with the Sport Technical Committee to coordinate and develop the competition structure for the sport including the delivery of national competitions and leagues.

This is an exciting time to join British Wrestling a growing and ambitious governing body as we grow the sport and develop the competition offer.

Full details of the role including a person specification are available on

Job share and flexible working arrangements will be considered. For an informal discussion about the role please contact Craig Anthony on 07972 780542 or

To apply please send a CV and covering letter to Please clearly state in the covering letter how you meet the criteria set out in the person specification. The deadline for applications is Sunday 15th May and interviews will be on Thursday 26th May.

The BWA is committed to providing equal opportunities for all and is committed to following best practice in the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults. For further information please consult the Policies page on