Lords Taverners Disability Cricket Development Coach
Contract: 12 months fixed term (37.5 hours per week)
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Closing date: Friday 22nd September 2017
Interviews: Monday 2nd October 2107
The Lancashire Cricket Board, in partnership with the Lord’s Taverners, wish to appoint a Disability Development Coach who will provide more community based cricketing opportunities, both competitive and coaching for young disabled people. The Development Coach will use the power of cricket as a tool for change for young disabled people; increasing confidence, communication, leadership and independence.
This new and exciting role seeks an energetic and enthusiastic individual who has a passion for supporting and developing young disabled people, and working with multiple partners and organisations. The role combines cricket coaching and development work and will be responsible for engaging young disabled people across Greater Manchester into becoming active members of new community based disability cricket hubs. These hubs will engage in program wide competition and provide a sense of belonging and community amongst its participants. Using cricket as a tool for engagement, these community hubs will provide personal development opportunities to young disabled people through Sports Leaders, informal learning and other cricketing and non-cricketing opportunities.
Further details of main tasks are included in the job description and person specification available to download below. For an informal chat about the role please contact Rob Tipping (Disability Cricket Development Officer) on 07894584563.
To apply please complete an application form and send to firstname.lastname@example.org or by post to Lancashire Cricket Board, Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester, M16 0PX. If you prefer an application pack to be sent by post, please phone 0161 868 6865.
No CVs or agencies.
The Closing Date for applications is Friday 22nd September 2017.
Lancashire Cricket Board is an equal opportunities employer.