Performance Lifestyle Advisor (working with GB Wheelchair Basketball & GB Para Table Tennis)
This role will provide the delivery and development of Performance Lifestyle support to world class programme athletes complimenting the objectives of each sport and working as part of a multi-disciplinary team. As a member of the Performance Lifestyle team at the EIS you will contribute to knowledge sharing and development across the organisation to support the development of world class Performance Lifestyle services.
Culture Development Advisor
The Culture Development Advisor will work closely with sports and their World Class Programmes (WCP’s), as well as UK Sport’s internal and external stakeholders to enable the adoption and embedding of values, behaviours and practices that promote and support sustainable winning cultures. This critical role for the High Performance System sits within UK Sport’s People Development Team, a specialist function within the Performance Directorate.
Sport Psychologist (working with British Gymnastics)
This role will provide the delivery and development of Psychology support to World Class Programme gymnasts, working as part of a multi-disciplinary team to create a world class high performance training environment.
WHAT WE OFFER
Continuously developing the expertise and capabilities of our practitioners is critical to the ongoing success of the organisation and we place a great deal of emphasis on creating opportunities for EIS employees at all levels to extend their knowledge and expertise and, at the same time, acquire the skills required to have a successful career in high performance sport.
Continuously developing the expertise and capabilities of our practitioners is critical to the on-going success of the organisation and we place a great deal of emphasis on creating opportunities for EIS employees at all levels to extend their knowledge and expertise and, at the same time, acquire the skills required to have a successful career in high performance sport.
Although it is not routine practice for EIS to offer work experience opportunities, in occasional circumstances where there is a lull in the sports calendar or there is some availability of suitable support, EIS has been able to provide short work experience placements for PhD and MSc level students providing there is a clear link to their course of study.
Please be aware that all work experience placements will be advertised when available and that we may not be able to respond to queries not related to an advertised opportunity.
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