Athletic Performance Work Placement

Blackburn
Full Time
Competitive
8 / 03

Job title: Athletic Performance Work Placement

Department: Athletic Performance

Based at: Blackburn Rovers Senior Training Centre, Brockhall Village, Old Langho, Blackburn, BB6 8FA

Reports to: First Team Athletic Performance coach

Placement length: 11 month work placement for the 2024/2025 football season (1st July 2024 – 31st May 2025).

Placement Purpose: To gain experience in all areas of athletic performance within the first team environment. The work placement will provide the successful candidate with a complete understanding of working within an elite sports environment.

Full description

Duties and responsibilities:

 To be committed to ensuring the safeguarding and welfare of all stakeholders, promoting their well-being whilst maintaining professional boundaries;

 To assist in the collection and coding of strength and power data using VALD equipment and training load data using STATSports GPS;

 To support in the visualisation of data to ensure effective feedback of relevant information;

 To support with the delivery of pre-activation sessions;

 To assist and shadow with the delivery of pitch warm-ups;

 To support with the delivery of gym sessions;

 To assist in the preparation and distribution of daily supplements; and

 To support with the preparation of match day supplements.

Skills and Knowledge Required:

 IT literate including Microsoft Word and Excel;

 Effective communication with internal and external stakeholders;

 Ability to perform group and individual presentations; and

 Able to utilise and understand data metrics.

Qualifications required:

 To be working towards a sports/coaching or performance related degree at undergraduate or MSc level.

DBS check required: Yes (Enhanced)

USERS WHO VIEWED THIS ALSO VIEWED

Kit Person

Job title: Kit Person Department: Kit Department Based at: Blackburn Rovers Academy and Senior Training...
Blackburn

Casual Coach- Football Education

We are seeking UEFA C Qualified coaches with a proven track record in coaching, developing, and managing...
Manchester

Partnerships Executive

Our Values are simply the things that are most important to us and will be demonstrated through the way in...
London

Youth Support Worker

We are looking for a Youth Support Workers t o be responsible to the Unit Manager for the delivery of...
London

Casual Community Coach

Liverpool FC Foundation is looking to recruit professional casual coaches to work within our expansive...
Liverpool

Finance Business Partner - Retail and Licensing

We’re looking for an experienced Finance Business Partner to provide a comprehensive business partnering...
Newcastle upon Tyne

Assistant Merchandiser

At Manchester United, fans are at the heart of everything we do. We’re on a mission to elevate their...
Manchester

Player Support Executive

Our purpose is to empower better lives through football. We are proud of the role City Football Group clubs...
Manchester

Youth Development Phase Coach

Fleetwood Town FC have a number of exciting vacancies for part-time Academy coaches to work within our...
Fleetwood

Higher Education Programme Officer

Post Title: Higher Education Programme Officer   Role Status: Full Time - Permanent...
Preston
Privacy Policy  |  Terms & Conditions
© Global Sports