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Strength & Conditioning Coach

We are seeking an experienced practitioner to work as part of our Strength & Conditioning programme, delivering as part of a multi-disciplinary performance team to assist our student – athletes to reach their full potential.

Nottingham Trent University, NG11 8NS

About Strength & Conditioning Coach

NTU Sport

In 2021/22 we finished in the Top 10 of British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) Championships for the first time and we continue to aspire to improve our performances.

About the Role

You will be responsible for delivering as part of a student-athlete focused service, to both team and individual sports predominately during university terms and pre-season periods. Working very closely with the physiotherapy team, you will, alongside other tasks delivery athlete screenings, 1/1, small group and squad training sessions, be part of the delivery of an educational programme and co-ordinate with a variety of external partners including National Governing Bodies and professional clubs. Match day support may also be delivered to selected teams. You will also have a strong understanding of the broad range of support services and elements required to provide an effective high performance athlete environment.

The successful candidate will be conscientious with good communication, influencing and team working skills. In addition, you will need to be adaptable and have a flexible approach to work with availability to work evenings and weekends where necessary.

Interview Date: Thursday 1st September 2022

If you have queries about this role, please contact Adam Burrows, Head of Strength & Conditioning at

Empowering our People. ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

At NTU, we can offer you a career with a difference, as together we shape futures, change lives and create the university of the future.

We'll look after you with ongoing support, good development opportunities and a competitive salary that rewards your contribution. We also offer generous holidays, flexible working options, a pension scheme, great facilit​​​​​​​ies and wide range of savings, discounts and benefits.

We encourage and offer a mixture of office working and working from home. You're empowered to define how you work best for the benefits of your stakeholders.

NTU Sport proudly supports talented athletes and those who play sport purely for fun, helping each individual to achieve their personal goals; we encourage all of our students and staff to follow an active, healthy lifestyle; and we are pleased to welcome the wider community onto campus to take advantage of our world-class sports facilities.

This is your career, reimagined.

Doing it Right.

NTU prides itself on being an inclusive employer. We value and celebrate equality in opportunities, and we welcome applications from people who reflect the diversity of our communities.

We're proud of how far we've come. With a shared vision, we are a community of more than 4,000 colleagues, all committed to our goal of becoming 'the university of the future'. Do you have the passion to help us to go even further?

This role does not meet the minimum requirements set by UK Visas & Immigration to enable sponsorship of migrant workers. Therefore, we cannot progress applications from candidates who require sponsorship to work in the UK. Please ensure that you have the appropriate right to work in the UK for this role and consult the Home Office website for further information.

Please note that is role is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act and successful applicants are required to declare all unspent conditional cautions and convictions; and also any adult cautions (simple or conditional), and spent convictions that are not protected as defined by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended in 2020).​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Nottingham Trent University is committed to safer recruitment practices. This appointment is subject to an enhanced reference and a standard or enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) being obtained and any other statutory checks required for this post.

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