British Cycling recently said 'Thank you and Farewell' to Alex McLean. Alex has left his Go-Ride Coach position to develop a career in the Army, we wish him all the very best from everyone in the North East.
Recruitment is now open to fill the vacancy, and a brief summary of the advert is below.
Please visit https://www.britishcycling.org.uk/membership/article/bcst-Vacancies for full details.
The post holder will be required to plan, deliver and evaluate a co-ordinated programme of high
quality, professional coaching activities to reflect the needs of young people in the local community
and to link school, community and club provision, aiming to provide increased opportunities to attract
and retain young people in cycling.
The Go-Ride Coach will work closely with the Regional Development Manager to establish and
maintain relationships in the region and will be a positive role model, creating a challenging and fun
environment in which to motivate and encourage young people to participate in cycling.
We require a highly motivated individual who is able to work as part of a team and make a positive
contribution to the achievement of team objectives. The successful candidate will be a dynamic and
enthusiastic coach with experience of coaching young people within a range of different
environments who can also demonstrate relevant knowledge and experience of sports development.
A current UKCC Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Cycling qualification (or equivalent) is essential.
The post holder will be required to reside within the boundaries of the British Cycling North East
region, or be willing to relocate as appropriate.
For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Colin Humphreys, National Development
Manager, on 07534 281270.
Closing date for applications is 12 noon on Tuesday, 25th August 2015
Interviews to be scheduled for w/c 7th September 2015
This is a profession which is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and therefore an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring
Service check will be required.