37.5 hours per week
£21,432 per annum (dependent on qualifications and experience)
Fixed term until 31st July 2024
Job Share considered
Hartpury University and Hartpury College are among the UK’s leading specialist education providers in agriculture, animal, equine, sport and veterinary nursing. Located in Gloucestershire, Hartpury University and Hartpury College sit side-by-side on a beautiful 360-hectare campus. We provide world-class facilities to more than 4,000 university and college-level students studying undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, A-levels and diplomas, as well as undertaking industry research. The University is rated top 20 in the UK for Teaching Quality (Times Good University Guide 2022) and has 96% graduate employability, whilst the College is rated Ofsted Outstanding in all areas. A passionate and innovative business culture and exceptional support networks make Hartpury an ideal career choice.
Hartpury is committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive community – a place where we can all be ourselves. We particularly welcome applicants that we are underrepresented in, including those from ethnically diverse backgrounds, LGBTQI+ communities, and those living with disabilities. As part of our commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion we offer a range of inclusive policies, flexible working arrangements and a multi-faith space to support staff from different backgrounds.
About the Role
To contribute to the coaching, training and development of the Sports Academy teams and students
You will provide specific strength and conditioning training and advice to sports academy players
Work with the sport academy coaches in planning team and individual training programmes
Assist with the rehabilitation of sports academy players
Have a proven record of accomplishment as a conditioning coach with ideally 3 years of experience
Have excellent communication and team work skills
Be highly motivated and commitment to delivering excellence
Achieved undergraduate or postgraduate degree in strength and conditioning or related field
UKSCA or NSCA accreditation (or equivalent) or be currently working towards these
What we Offer
Wellbeing events and Employee Assistance Programme
Local Government Pension Scheme
Employee Discounts Scheme
Onsite fitness facilities
Support for continuous professional development
Flexible working opportunities available
25 days annual leave entitlement plus bank holidays rising with length of service
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks.
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The closing date for receipt of applications is 19th August 2022.
Interviews will be held from the week commencing 29th August 2022.
Hartpury’s expectation is that all eligible staff will be vaccinated against COVID-19.