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Blackburn Rovers FC

Blackburn Rovers FC

Senior Training Centre (STC) Operations Work Placement


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Mar 17, 2024


Title: Senior Training Centre (STC) Operations Work Placement

Department: First Team Operations

Based at: Blackburn Rovers Senior Training Centre, Brockhall Village, Old Langho, Blackburn BB6 8FA

Reports to: First Team Head of Operations

Placement length: 11 month work placement for the 2024/2025 football season (1st July 2024 – 31st May 2025).

Placement purpose: The work placement will provide the successful candidate with a complete understanding of working within an elite sports environment. You will receive a wide exposure to all areas of the Operations Department within the Club, whilst also specialising on the discipline that is of interest to your own development.

Experience and development opportunities:

To be committed to ensuring the safeguarding and welfare of all stakeholders, promoting their well-being whilst maintaining professional boundaries;
Assist with performance management, administration and logistics;
To assist with monitoring coaching contact time across the Professional Development Phase and First Team;
To assist and gain insight into generating reports from the club’s registered platforms;
To support gathering and assessing data for club measures of performance;
To assist in the production of player progress reports on a quarterly basis;
To assist and shadow the preparation for Professional Development Phase match days; and
To observe and shadow the planning and preparation of away trips.

Skills and knowledge required:

IT literate including Microsoft Word and Excel;
Film and camera competent;
Effective communication with internal and external stakeholders;
Ability to perform group and individual presentations;
Able to utilise and understand data metrics; and
Knowledge of industry related software such as Sportscode or HUDL.

Qualifications required: At a recognised institution to be working towards a relevant degree at undergraduate or MSc level. DBS check required Yes (enhanced)

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