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Slalom Coaching Position – Northern Region
Location: Stockton on Tees with travel within the northern region and nationwide
Salary: £ 23-26K full time equivalent (commensurate with qualifications & experience)
Hours: Full time



An exciting opportunity is available for the right candidate to join our England coaching team.  
England Regional Pathway Coach Slalom (North)

The role will operate within the British Canoeing Athlete Pathway Framework, supporting the development of a sustainable regional infrastructure for talented paddlers throughout England.  They will play an important role in delivering a stronger talent pool with an increase in numbers and depth of paddler and enables every athlete to fulfill their potential and establish a sporting habit for life.
This position is a key position within the England Slalom Performance Programme, responsible for the management and delivery of the England Talent Programme in the Northern Super Region.  


For further details see here







Director
Based in Pimlico, London

Full Time
Salary £38,000 - £40,000 + Pension

The Base is a recognised teaching centre for The Royal Yachting Association and British Canoe Union and is registered with the Adventure Activities Licensing Authority with annual inspections. The courses and lessons are organised and managed by the full time Chief Instructor and Assistant Chief Instructor, who are responsible for the training and supervision of the many freelance instructors and instructor volunteers.

The Director has overall management responsibility for all activities of the Base and provides leadership in steering the Base into the future in partnership with The Trustees and Management Board to whom she/he reports in regular meetings.

Further details here.



Chief Instructor
Based on the Isle of Wight

'Do you have experience of running a team?

Have you got a proven track record of working in an outdoor setting?

If so we want to hear from you.

We are currently looking for a Chief instructor to work at our Isle of Wight centre, this is an exciting opportunity for someone who would like to play a key part in our organisation by managing the staff that deliver outdoor activities at our centre, Proven NGB’s would be desirable for this role.'

Further details here.




Casual Leisure Instructors
Based in Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Full Time and Part Time positions available

£ 7.11 per hour


We are currently recruiting for Leisure Instructors to work on a casual basis at the National Water Sports Centre. 

To deliver a variety of activity sessions on one or all of the national Water Sports Centre`s activities including the Sky Trail, E-Combat, Golf, Segway and Bike hire, Adventure Course, sailing, canoeing, Bell Boat and many more. Providing customers with a safe and adventurous experience.

Further details here.







UKBA Points based System



As part of this reform the UK Border Agency (http://www.ukba.homeoffice.gov.uk/) has introduced a points system so that those coaches we need from abroad can work in Britain.  The UKBA has recognised the BCU as the governing body for setting the endorsement requirements and issuing endorsements for coaches in canoeing


There are now two categories in which sports people and coaches can enter the UK and work in a professional capacity in canoeing. The two categories are known as Skilled Tier 2 (sportspeople) and Temporary Tier 5 (sporting)


The sportspersons category of Skilled Tier 2 (sportspeople) of the Points Based System is for elite sports people and coaches who are internationally established at the highest level, whose employment will make a significant contribution to the development of their sport at the highest level in the UK and who intend to base themselves in the Uk




The sportspersons category of Temporary Tier 5 (sporting) of the Points Based System is for internationally established sports people at the highest level in their sport and/or whose employment will make a significant contribution to the development and operation of that particular sport in the UK.  It is also for coaches who must be suitably qualified to fulfil the role in question.  This category is for temporary workers who come to the United Kingdom for up to 12 months
The UK Border Agency website explains how your organisation should apply for a licence to be on the register of sponsors for the points-based system. 
You can go to the following website link to learn more and understand the process
http://www.ukba.homeoffice.gov.uk/ > Home > For employers and sponsors > Points-based system > Sponsoring migrants > Applying for a licence