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Performance Coach - Men's Basketball

University of Wolverhampton

The University of Wolverhampton is a public university located on four campuses across the West Midlands, Shropshire and Staffordshire in England.

23 Sep 2022
Closing date
6 Oct 2022


The Performance Coach is responsible for the delivery of team and individual training for the University’s student sports teams. Performance Coaches will provide opportunities for students to develop their skills and achieve their potential in the respective sports. Focusing on BUCS sport, the Performance Coach will deliver training and attend British University Colleges Sport (BUCS) fixtures, ensuring that an enhanced student experience is delivered through sport. Above all, the Performance Coach will develop an environment that is inclusive and supportive of providing all students the opportunity to participate across the sports pathway while providing a platform for students to achieve their sporting potential.

Specific to this post

The post holder will deliver coaching and management of the respective university sport team via university sports competition platform, BUCS. This includes attendance at match fixtures (home and away) and training.


  • To be responsible for all match day planning including; team selection, match day administration via BUCS Play and match day kit resources.
  • Work alongside the Sport and Physical Activity staff and academic staff to develop and maintain excellent working relationships
  • Plan and deliver suitable coaching sessions to BUCS teams, remaining adaptable to ever changing circumstances
  • Focus on developing student athletes in alignment with relevant NGB guidelines and strategies
  • Attend all home and away representative competitions displaying sound tactical and technical awareness

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