Elite Sport Assessor

We are a highly successful College offering a wide range of provision from Level 1 to BSc Honours Degree Level.  We have new purpose-built facilities allowing us to offer courses based around the latest techniques and equipment required for industry demands. 

We are seeking highly committed and motivated assessors to join the Elite Sport programme area. You will be required to assess and tutor elite sport learners, most notably as part of the Diploma in Sporting Excellence programme (was the Advanced Apprenticeship in Sporting Excellence programme). 

As an assessor it is essential to have experience of elite sport and a relevant degree.  Applicants must already have, or be willing to work towards, a teaching qualification and/or an assessor’s/verifiers qualification. 

We work with 14 National Governing Bodies to deliver and assess the DiSE programme, however in particular we have opportunities for applicants with experience in the following sports:

•            Athletics

•            Netball

Working with a range of elite learners from a variety of different sports; you should be able to deliver and assess in a variety of settings ranging from conventional classroom based workshops/delivery, through to 1:1 reviews.  You will be able to provide bespoke, engaging and appropriate learning which links elite performance and theory learning.

The Leicestershire College welcomes applications regardless of age, gender (or transgender status), sexual orientation, marital status (including civil partnerships), pregnancy or maternity, disability, race, religion or belief, trade union affiliation, or other irrelevant factor. We will interview all disabled and ex-servicemen applicants who meet the essential criteria. The Leicestershire College positively embraces flexible working, recognising that employees may wish to balance work and family/home life and will consider all flexible working applications.

The Leicestershire College is a great place to work and is proud to be an equal opportunities employer.  Alongside our commitment to your professional and personal development, we also offer a generous benefits package including:

  • On-site parking
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Additional holiday is available to purchase
  • Subsidised gym membership
  • Access to onsite restaurant, cafes, and library

We are and have consistently invested in providing our learners and employees with an outstanding and unrivalled range of modern facilities and resources.

The successful candidate will be employed by The Leicestershire College a subsidiary company of Loughborough College. The terms and conditions of employment offered by the Leicestershire College are different to those of Loughborough College. Please note that employees of the Leicestershire College are based at Loughborough College.

Overseas candidates wishing to apply who would require sponsorship can determine the likelihood of obtaining a Certificate of Sponsorship for the post by assessing their circumstances against criteria specified on the Gov website.

Closing date for applications: Friday 30th July 2021

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