Bristol City Womens - Physical Performance Placement

  • Bristol City Football Club
  • Robins High Performance Centre, Clevedon Road, Failand, Bristol, UK
  • 24 May, 2024
Intern Womens Football

Job Description

TEAM: Bristol City Womens

LINE MANAGER: Lead Physical Performance Coach

LOCATION: Robins High Performance Centre, BS8 3TN

The club would welcome applications from individuals who are motivated, knowledgeable, and passionate and have some experience in elite environments

Please note that this role involves weekend work and requires flexible working hours in line with the team training schedule

Key Responsibilities

  • Assist in the daily management of sports science and S&C delivery for players.
  • To assist all sports science and S&C testing, data collection and analysis.
  • Work closely with the performance team in the design and implementation of programmes.
  • Support the performance team in delivery of education workshops.
  • Support with the implementation of nutritional strategy.

Remuneration

  • Full Training Kit.
  • Matchday Ticket.
  • Breakfast & Lunch are provided on all training days.
  • Travel costs.

The role will be based at Robin’s High-Performance Centre, Bristol. BS8 3TN.

Person Specification

The club would welcome applications from individuals who have the following qualifications and experiences:

Essential:

  • Currently undertaking either an Undergraduate/Postgraduate degree in sports science or Strength & Conditioning (BSc/MSc)
  • The applicant should be able to demonstrate an interest/understanding of sports science and Strength & Conditioning.
  • The applicant should have a good understanding of the physical demands of Women’s football.
  • Have a high level of IT skills.
  • Ability to communicate effectively.
  • Ability to integrate in a team environment.

Desirable:

  • Experienced in working in elite women’s sport.

How to Apply

Applications are to be sent by email to careers@bcfc.co.uk by Monday 24th June 2024. Applications should include a covering letter (max. 1 page) on the experience you have that makes you suitable for the role and should be accompanied by a current CV (max. 2 pages).

Safeguarding Statement:

Bristol City Football Club is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to endorse this commitment.

Note: Due to the nature of the role, any job offer is dependent on a DBS check. All information will be kept by the Safeguarding Officer in strictest confidence.

Equality Statement:

The successful candidate must ensure a positive commitment towards equality and diversity by treating others fairly and not committing any form of direct or indirect discrimination, victimisation or harassment of any description and to promote positive working relationships between all internal and external stakeholders.