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National Performance Manager

Canoe Wales is seeking an experienced manager to provide inspirational leadership to the Canoe Wales performance programme for Slalom, Sprint and Paracanoe.

Job Title: National Performance Manager
Responsible to: General Manager
Location: Wales, with option for agreed home working.
Salary: £32,000 – 36,000 per annum pro rata, 17.5 – 21.5 hours per week (negotiable), with possibility of a full-time, combined post (see below).
Full time, combined post option: This post is available as a full-time role in combination with the advertised post of National Performance Coach (Canoe Slalom) for candidates who meet the requirements of both posts. When applying, please indicate if you would like to apply for the role as a combination post. The final salary range would be negotiable.
Contract Period: Fixed term until the 31st March 2019 subject to Sport Wales funding (reviewed on an annual basis) and with possibility of extension.
The closing date for applications is 6 October 2017. Interviews will be held on 19 October 2017 in Cardiff.
Please note a reserve list will be held for 1 year from the date of interview.

National Performance Coach (Canoe Slalom)

We are also currently seeking a National Performance Coach to provide elite level coaching and training support for our National slalom programme athletes. 

Job Title: National Performance Coach (Canoe slalom)
Responsible to: National Performance Manager
Location: Wales and camps in UK and Europe, with option for agreed home working.
Salary: £22,500 - £24,500 per annum pro rata, 22.5 – 26 hours per week (negotiable), with possibility of a full-time, combined post (see below).
Full time, combined post option: This post is available as a full-time role in combination with the advertised post of National Performance Manager for candidates who meet the requirements of both posts. When applying, please indicate if you would like to apply for the role as a combination post. The final salary range would be negotiable.
Contract Period: Fixed term until the 31st March 2019 subject to Sport Wales funding (reviewed on an annual basis) and with possibility of extension.
The closing date for applications is 6 October 2017. Interviews will be held in Cardiff, with the exact date TBC.
Please note a reserve list will be held for 1 year from the date of interview.

To apply for either of these roles, please fill out the Application Form and the optional Equal Opportunity Monitoring Form and then submit your application through our online application portal. If you would like to apply for a combined full-time post, please only submit one application and note on your application that it is for both posts.

If you have any problems accessing the application site or uploading your application, please contact the General Manager, Jen Browning, atjen.browning@canoewales.com.  Some users have experienced problems using Internet Explorer - we recommend you use Chrome or Safari to access the site.

Canoe Wales values diversity and works to advance equality. Upon submitting your application to Canoe Wales we will kindly ask all applicants to complete our Equal Opportunity Monitoring Form. The information you provide is anonymous and only used for diversity reporting purposes. We hope you will complete this survey to help us in our commitment to equality and diversity. However, the survey is optional and whether you choose to enclose it will not affect your application.

Further information and application forms, please click here to be redirected to Canoe Wales website.