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BMX Inter Regional Championships 2017 Expression of interest – Manager & Coach

The  BMX 2017 Inter Regional Championships Provisional dates, along with venue, is as follows:

BMX                                         09 – 10 Sept                 National Cycling Centre, Manchester

Team Managers and Coaches who are interested in being selected for this event are asked to send their details to:

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.by the March 4th th 2017.

REQUEST FOR TEAM MANAGER AND COACH FOR YOUTH TOUR OF SCOTLAND

Introduction

The British Cycling North East Board wish to appoint a team manager to manage teams at the Youth Tour of Scotland (April 7th-10th 2017).  In addition, there will also be a coach appointed. 

Team Manager and Team Coach Job Description and Person Specification

The Team Manager will be responsible for:

  • The effective management of the team during the event
  • Maintaining good ongoing communication in the lead up to the event
  • Upholding a duty of care and adhering to the team manger code of conduct as published by British Cycling head office ahead of the event
  • Providing all financial costs and receipts for the event to the BCNE board
  • Reporting back to the BCNE board on the performance of the team at the event. 

The Team Coach will be responsible for:

  • Supporting the Team Manager in selecting a team of riders
  • Providing coaching advice to the riders in the team whilst at the event and helping riders to perform to the best of their ability
  • Upholding a duty of care and adhering to the team coach code of conduct as published by British Cycling head office ahead of the event. 

All Team Manager and Team Coach candidates must:

 Be current British Cycling members.

  • Have a validated and up to date Enhanced DBS check with British Cycling.
  • Have passed a safeguarding and protecting children course within the last 3 years.
  • Have proven previous experience of working with young people, preferably (although not essential) from a BC Go-Ride club, as this will ensure they are knowledgeable of the best practices when working with young people.
  • Have in depth knowledge and experience of the discipline of the event.
  • Be clear about what the “Loco Parentis” role entails and when appropriate share this with the young people selected whilst at events
  • Have knowledge of the Anti-Doping procedures
  • Respect the Rider code of conduct, and set good examples
  • Have a valid Level 2 British Cycling coaching qualification (Team Coach role only)
  • Hold a current valid BC verified first aid certificate (Team Coach role only)

Application Process

Letters of application are now being welcomed, in which candidates should clearly state:
Which position the application is for:Team Manager or Team Coach

Please email applications to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Team Managers and Coaches application deadline for all events: 10th February 2017.
Team Manager and Coach appointments for each event will be made by: 17th February 2017.
The British Cycling North East Board will be responsible for:
  • Making Team Manager and Coach appointments for each of the above event from the applications received before the deadline and meeting the requirements of the post
  • Agreeing and communicating rider selection criteria on the BCNE website for each of the above event 
  • Providing reasonable expenses to the Team Manager and Coach for each of the events

 

Expression of interest – Youth Tour of Scotland 2017

The Youth Tour of Scotland provides some of the best rider development opportunities in the calendar and the highest standards of competition.
The BCNE Board will support North East Development teams of 4 boys and 4 girls to take part in this event.

Teams will be supported by a Team Manager and Team Coach.
This year the race is the weekend 7th-10th April 2017.

A team of 4 boys and 4 girls will be selected based on the following criteria:

  • Preference will be given to Youth A boys or Youth A/B girls.
  • Must hold a valid British Cycling racing licence which states North East as the rider's region.
  • Technical ability (assessed in races, Club Clusters of Training (CCT) sessions and Regional Schools of Racing (RSR)).
  • Attitude and commitment to teamwork as well as developing as a rider and competing at National Level in Road (assessed in races, regional cluster coaching sessions and Regional Schools of Racing).
  • Performance in other cycling disciplines will be considered as a secondary criteria

To be considered for this event, riders should send a brief cycling CV to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by 17th February 2017 to register their interest. The riders then selected will be notified by March 3rd with the selected teams then published on www.britishcyclingnortheast.org.uk

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