National Performance Coach (Strength and Conditioning)

Job level Entry
Work exp Minimum 2 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Location
Within Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Entertainment / Recreation / Performance
Job function Education / Training > Training & Development
Health / Fitness / Beauty Care / Recreation > Sports / Fitness / Recreation
Published On 16/01/2020

Job Summary

This role is responsible for the design and implementation of strength and conditioning programs for the HKRU, with an emphasis on delivering high quality strength and power training programs for the Elite Rugby Program(ERP) and Women’s National XVs.

 

Specific responsibilities

  • To design and implement individualized strength and power programs for players within the Senior Men’s and Women’s Fifteens programs, including the Elite Rugby Program(ERP), Women’s National XVs and the South China Tigers franchise.
  • In conjunction with the Head of Athletic Performance and other strength and conditioning staff, design and implement strength, conditioning and injury prevention programs for HKRU teams, ensuring peak physical performance for International Tests.
  • In conjunction with the Sports Science and Conditioning Manager, design and administer regular strength and power testing for players within the Senior Men’s and Women’s Fifteens programs.
  • To support the Coach Education and Development department by delivering recognized S&C Coach Education courses and coach continuous learning workshops.

 

Your profile

  • Degree or equivalent
  • 2-5 years of strength and conditioning experience, preferably with power and/or contact sport athletes.
  • Strong knowledge of strength and power training principles.
  • Able to work within a multi-disciplinary team.
  • Able to communicate effectively with internal and external stakeholders
  • Good interpersonal skills including the ability to negotiate and influence
  • Experience of managing culturally diverse teams
  • Able to work independently, self-motivated, responsible, well-organized and be comfortable to work as part of a team.

 

This position will suit a coach with 2-5 years’ experience that has a passion for strength and power development. Salary offered will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. Please apply with full C.V. with detailed last salary, expected salary and available date of commencement if you were offered the position to Human Resources Department, Hong Kong Rugby Union, Room 2001, Olympic House, 1 Stadium Path, So Kon Po, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong or by email   on or before Friday, 14th February 2020.

 

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