Strength and Conditioning Consultant for Disability Cricket

England and Wales Cricket Board

  • Team: England Cricket
  • Salary: £150 day rate for all domestic matches, training and screening days.
  • Location: National
  • Closing: 6:00pm, 9th Sep 2022 BST

Perks and benefits

Flexible working hours
Work from home option
Healthcare
Wellness programs
Additional parental leave
Extra holiday
Professional development
Mentoring/coaching
Paid volunteer days

Candidate happiness

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Job Description

(Please notes general perks may not be applicable for consultant and secondment roles)

PURPOSE

To deliver and implement strength and conditioning strategies across the Disability pathway. Working both remotely and covering training camps, matches and tours when required. Assisting with screening to formulate individual conditioning programmes.

Please submit your expression of interest by completing the application process by 9th September 2022. Interviews for successful applicants will be scheduled on 21st September 2022 on Teams, with a view to start in October.

WHO WE ARE

The England and Wales Cricket Board is the national governing body for all cricket in England and Wales, supporting the game at every level – from grassroots to professional.

We believe cricket is a force for good that can have an enduring impact on everyone’s lives and we have an ambitious strategy to inspire a generation to say ‘cricket is a game for me’. It provides great entertainment. It teaches important skills, both physical and social.  It can help inclusion and social cohesion, bringing communities together.

The ECB welcomes applications from all backgrounds to ensure we deliver our Inspiring Generations strategy and fulfil our purpose to connect communities and improve lives through cricket.

OUR VALUES

  • Stronger As One Team – We are stronger together. We allow for individual strengths and beliefs but head in the same direction. We respect, support and really listen to each other along the way.

  • Push New Boundaries – We are bold, brave and curious. We challenge and don’t settle. We forge the future whilst remembering our roots.

  • Be The Best In The Game – On & Off The Pitch – We train hard. We strive to be our best to help the team be the best. We celebrate our victories and learn from our let downs.

  • Passion For Play – We are here to inspire & be inspired. We are serious about what we do, but don’t take ourselves seriously. We enjoy the journey and have fun.

YOU'LL BE DOING

  • Producing individualised Conditioning programmes for Learning Disability and Visually impaired cricket players.

  • Assisting at screening day – fitness testing in line with ECB Mens Pathway and communicated and planned with MSL.

  • Inputting all fitness data into Cricket squad.

  • Assisting with warm up / active recovery strategies specifically for training, touring and match days.

  • Education sessions around conditioning and resources for players to access.

YOU’LL HAVE

  • BSc Sport Science and Exercise.

  • Previous experience working in a sporting environment specifically with disability athletes.

  • Knowledge and understanding of the physical demands of Cricket performance.

  • Experience in delivering injury reduction / performance enhancing conditioning programmes.

  • Desirable – UKSCA accreditation

YOU’LL RECEIVE

  • £150 day rate for all domestic matches, training and screening days.

  • £100 admin fee

  • There may be additional fees involved with touring / Marquee tournaments.

Please note that, along with insurance and certificates associated with your role, please send in appropriate business use insurance for your car, should you use it to drive to and from squad weekends and matches.

Removing bias from the hiring process

  • Your application will be anonymously reviewed by our hiring team to ensure fairness
  • You’ll need a CV/résumé, but it’ll only be considered if you score well on the anonymous review

Applications closed Fri 9th Sep 2022

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Removing bias from the hiring process

  • Your application will be anonymously reviewed by our hiring team to ensure fairness
  • You’ll need a CV/résumé, but it’ll only be considered if you score well on the anonymous review

Applications closed Fri 9th Sep 2022