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Job Vacancies open with GB Short Track

Today GB Short Track and EIS have announced two exciting new vacancies working with the team in Nottingham. These vacancies are as follows:

 

PERFORMANCE ENGINEER

Salary Scale: £25,242 - £31,940 p.a.

Grade: Level 2 (All Sciences)

Interview Date: 11th April 2016

Hours of Work: Such hours as necessary to carry out your duties. This will involve a minimum of 37 hours per week  and may include working outside normal office hours at evenings and weekends and on Public Holidays.

Location: The normal place of work is the National Ice Centre Nottingham, however the EIS may from time to time require you to travel to and work at other offices.

ROLE SUMMARY

The post holder will contribute to the achievement of the aims and objectives of the GBSTSS 2015-18 strategy and to the English Institute of Sport through:

  • Working as part of a multi-disciplinary team delivering services to athletes and coaches. The successful candidate will significatly impact on Team GB’s medal winning capabilities at the 2018 and 2022 Winter Olympic Games.
  • The delivery of skate and blade maintenance, specifically taking full responsibility for the day to day maintance of speedskating blades, including precision setting of skate radius, blade grinding, and skate set up.
  • Working with coaches and athletes on all aspects of equipment design, maintenance and innovation to impact on speed skating performance.
  • Maintain a comprehensive database of athlete skate set up’s which can be cross referenced against performance and ice quality.
  • The design and implementation of projects to understand Ice quality at various international ice rinks and seek to optimising ice conditions domestically, maximising the interaction between equipment and ice.

For more information and to apply for this role click here

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PERFORMANCE SCIENTIST 

Salary Scales: £25,242 - £31,940 p.a.

Grade: Level 2 (All Sciences)

Interview Date: 12th April 2016

Hours of Work: Such hours as necessary to carry out your duties. This will involve a minimum of 37 hours per week and may include working outside normal office hours at evenings and weekends and on Public Holidays.

Location: The normal place of work is the Holme Pierrepont National Sports Centre, Nottingham, however the EIS may from time to time require you to travel to and work at other offices.

ROLE SUMMARY

This role will provide the delivery and development of strength and conditioning services for World Class Programme athletes, working as part of a multi-disciplinary team to create a world class high performance training environment.  The post holder will contribute to the achievement of the aims and objectives of the GBSTSS 2015-18 strategy and to the English Institute of Sport through:

  • The delivery and development of strength and conditioning services and physiology monitoring for World Class Programme athletes at identified locations and at training venues and camps around the country.
  • Working with GBSTSS athletes, coaches and practitioners to create a world class high performance daily training environment.
  • Working as part of a multi-disciplinary team delivering services to athletes and coaches. The successful candidate will significantly impact on Team GB’s medal winning capabilities at the 2018 and 2022 Winter Olympic Games.

 For more information and to apply for this role click here