Session Coach

Salary:

£22,000 – £23,000 per annum

Location:

Lee Valley VeloPark (E20 3AB)

Type of position:

Permanent

Work at the iconic London 2012 cycling venue.

37.5 hours per week – Annualised hours based on a Monday – Sunday shift rota


Lee Valley VeloPark is the UK’s most comprehensive cycling facility, with a programme for all disciplines, ages and abilities. From the iconic velodrome and BMX track, through to the mountain bike trails, road circuit and VeloStudio – you’ll be a key member of staff in the coaching team as we continue to expand the multi-discipline programme.


We’ll look to you to deliver high quality, rider-focused coaching across all four of the cycling disciplines; track, road, BMX and mountain biking, as well as balance bikes and VeloStudio sessions. You’ll coach anyone from school children to corporate groups and will be a vital point of contact at the venue for our visitors. Working within the VeloPark coaching team, you will be a strong team player, planning and delivering effective coaching sessions, and acting as an inspirational ambassador for the VeloPark.  As Session Coach, advocating best practice, keeping up to date with the latest developments and regularly reviewing your performance whilst pursuing continual professional development will form key parts of your role.


With a passion for cycling, you will have the ability to engage and inspire both individuals and groups. A thorough understanding of at least 2 cycling disciplines is essential. Experience of working or learning in a commercial leisure facility is desirable. A British Cycling or ABCC coaching qualification is desirable although further training may be offered within this role.


The successful applicant must agree to an Enhanced Disclosure under the Disclosure Barring Service procedures. Employment will be offered to the successful applicant subject to a satisfactory Disclosure report.


If you feel that you have the right blend of skills for this role please complete an application form (download from the link below) and return it to jobs@leevalleypark.org.uk.


Closing date: 21 November 2021

If you do not hear from us within two weeks of the closing date,
you should assume you have been unsuccessful

  • We are an equal opportunities employer

  • We reserve the right to amend the closing date of this advert

  • No agencies please