Jan 28, 2020
Motorsport Psychologist - iZone Driver Performance Ltd - Salary Up to £28,000 per annum for right candidate - Closing date 7 February 2020
We are looking to hire a Psychologist to work within the motorsport field, preferably with experience of coaching professional sportsmen. The successful candidate needs to have and interest/experience in mindfulness and an expertise in using breathing, relaxation and/or cognitive techniques to instill focus and appropriate levels of mental intensity that are necessary for racing drivers to optimise their performance levels. MotorSports Psychologist Responsibilities: · Provide racing drivers with psychological counselling related to their performance and to create appropriate training programmes · Develop mental strategies that enable racing drivers to cope with and overcome setbacks or injuries. · Conduct research on racing drivers mental, emotional and physical attributes in order to effectively coach and improve performance levels. · Identify mental strengths and weaknesses that contribute to or affect a racing drivers performance. · Facilitate counselling and/or workshops that focus on goal setting, visualization and mindfulness. Motorsports Psychologist Requirements: · Post graduate degree in Sports Psychology · The ability to coach mindfulness · Thorough understanding of sports culture and the ability to display sound judgment. · Ability to communicate and interact closely with racing drivers, coaching staff and administrative personnel. · Tailor strategies that assist racing drivers in overcoming difficulties, improving performance and preparing for races. · Work with a multidisciplinary team including other psychologists, nutritionists and coaches.
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