Working within the First Team, the Head of Strength and Conditioning will be responsible for the delivery of team individual strength/power sessions, pre-training preparation, as well as cleaning, analysing and reporting the physical demands of training.
Director of Football First Team Manager
ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Deliver team strength and power sessions.
Deliver daily pre-training preparation sessions inclusive of content including linear and multi-directional speed.
Decide on measurable KPIs and perform testing batteries within the season to report individual development, aid with program design and develop individualised aims based on statistical analysis.
Assist with performance delivery for the First Team squad (i.e., gym pitch-based RTP and conditioning sessions as well as live feedback during training sessions to the technical staff with regards to the physical load of sessions).
Ensure data collection is maintained to the highest standard and utilised in a rational and objective manner, in line with physical performance KPIs.
Work personally with the sports science intern to develop their applied knowledge and deliver CPD’s regularly throughout the season.
Responsible for pre and post-training and match nutrition including travelling. As well as the ordering of supplements.
Undergraduate degree in Sport Science, or relevant course.
Recognised certification in Strength Conditioning related competence (e.g., UKSCA, CSCS etc.).First Aid Certificate.
3+ Years in delivering Sport Science/Strength Conditioning in a professional environment.Evidence of an extensive and structured CPD portfolio.
Full driving licence. Domestic travel will be required.
Experience using wearable technology platforms, specifically Catapult Openfield.
Postgraduate degree in Sport Science, or relevant course. BASES Accredited.
EXOS Performance Mentorship.
FA Coaching qualifications
HOURS:Hours aligned with first team schedule. Attendance at all first-team training sessions and matches is essential.
SALARY:Competitive salary and bonuses dependent on experience.
CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICANTS:Friday 19th December 2022To apply for the role, please send your CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org with your expected compensation.