Jobs and Volunteer Positions in Wrestling


Jobs

Finance and Business Manager

30 hours per week / Part Time / We are happy to talk flexible working!

£35,000 pro rata

This is a part time role working for the National Governing Body for Wrestling.  We know how difficult it can be to keep all those plates spinning which is why we are open to a flexible working arrangement for the right candidate.

British Wrestling, the national governing body for wrestling in the UK, is seeking to appoint a Finance and Business Manager to develop and improve existing systems to raise standards in financial management and across other areas of our business. This is an exciting opportunity to join the national governing body for the Olympic and Commonwealth sport of wrestling.

As Finance and Business Manager, you will be responsible for managing internal business operations and processes for British Wrestling including financial management, facility management and office administration. The role will be based at the British Wrestling Academy in Salford which acts as the national office for a growing team and is home to a range of community clubs, regional and national squads.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Production of the monthly management accounts including responsibility for the bookkeeping and running month end processes for the organisation and ensuing appropriate controls are in place.
  • Supporting annual budget setting, year-end accounts and audit processes.
  • Preparation of financial returns for external funders.
  • Supporting the Chief Executive in maintaining compliance with the Code for Sports Governance.
  • Safe and successful management and operation of the British Wrestling Academy facility.
  • Promote usage of the facility to outside organisations.

Full details of the role including a person specification are available below.

For an informal discussion about the role please contact Craig Anthony on 07972 780542 or canthony@britishwrestling.org

To apply please send a CV and covering letter to canthony@britishwrestling.org. Please clearly state in the covering letter how you meet the criteria set out in the person specification. The deadline for applications is Tuesday 17th May 2022.

Development Manager – Competitions

British Wrestling, the national governing body for wrestling in the UK, is seeking to appoint a Development Manager (Competitions) to deliver our mission of promoting and developing the sport of wrestling so that everyone achieves their potential on and off the mat. This is an exciting opportunity to join the national governing body for the Olympic and Commonwealth sport of wrestling.  

The Development Manager (Competitions) will work alongside the existing Development Manager (Workforce) to support partners, clubs, and regions to increase participation, retention and tackle inequalities in participation. The successful candidate will have experience of working with clubs and communities to develop inclusive programmes that demonstrate the social impact of wrestling.  

In addition to the broader development role, this post will work with the Sport Technical Committee to coordinate and develop the competition structure for the sport including the delivery of national competitions and leagues.  This is an exciting time to join British Wrestling a growing and ambitious governing body as we grow the sport and develop the competition offer.

Full details of the role including a person specification are available here. Job share and flexible working arrangements will be considered. For an informal discussion about the role please contact Craig Anthony on 07972 780542 or canthony@britishwrestling.org. 

To apply please send a CV and covering letter to admin@britishwrestling.org. Please clearly state in the covering letter how you meet the criteria set out in the person specification. The deadline for applications is Sunday 15th May and interviews will be on Thursday 26th May.     

Birmingham 2022 Legacy Project Officer

British Wrestling, the national governing body for wrestling in the UK, is seeking to appoint a Legacy Project Officer to deliver its legacy ambitions for the 2022 Birmingham Commonwealth Games. This is an exciting opportunity to join the national governing body for the Olympic and Commonwealth sport of wrestling.

The Legacy Project Officer will work with targeted communities in the West Midlands, Northwest, and London/ Southeast to deliver female wrestling activities that increase participation, retention and tackle inequalities in participation. The successful candidate will have experience of working with clubs and communities to develop inclusive programmes that demonstrate the social impact of sport.

The post holder will work with our digital partners to create digital communities to enhance the participant experience and our monitoring and evaluation partners to ensure the impact of the project is captured. This is an exciting time to join British Wrestling a growing and ambitious governing body as we grow the sport and develop our female participation.

Full details of the role including a person specification are available here. For an informal discussion about the role please contact Craig Anthony on 07972 780542 or canthony@britishwrestling.org.

To apply please send a CV and covering letter to admin@britishwrestling.org. Please clearly state in the covering letter how you meet the criteria set out in the person specification. The deadline for applications is Sunday 22nd May and interviews will take place on Wednesday 1st June.

Volunteer Positions

Assistant Level 2 Coaches

Any level 2 coaches who would like to volunteer to assist in the North Regional Squad session please contact Mick Sudron at michaelsudron7@gmail.com 

You must have a full membership to BWA and your club must be registered as either an affiliated or associated club.

If too many coaches apply there is 1 session a month and we will get everyone involved who wants to volunteer.


The BWA is committed to providing equal opportunities for all and is committed to following best practice in the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults. For further information please consult the Policies page on www.britishwrestling.org
 

N.B. This page is not actively monitored and thus the closing dates for some posts may have passed and the opportunity not removed

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