Regional Development Officer

Regional Development Officer

Status: Full time Fixed Term Contract until 31 March 2019 (job share considered)

Salary: £22,400 p.a. plus 2% pension contribution

Location: Home based with travel nationally and within designated areas

This postholder will report to the National Development Director and be responsible for developing and delivering the game in the regions. We are seeking a highly motivated and enthusiastic individual who shares our passion for providing opportunities for individuals to get involved in wheelchair rugby as players, officials, coaches and administrators. Your experience in delivering sports development activity will be important as will your experience of disability sport – if you have knowledge and experience of wheelchair rugby that will be even better! You will be a team player but equally comfortable with working on your own to deliver key targets. You will have excellent communication and organisational skills and you will be comfortable with working with a wide range of partners. Above all you will want to provide great opportunities for everyone who wants to be part of our sport and you will be prepared to go that extra mile to make that happen.

Please see the job advert and  job description / person specification for more details on the role. For an informal discussion contact

Closing date for applications: 12pm Friday 11th May 2018

Interviews: Week commencing 21st May; held in Twickenham

Start date: The post holder will start as soon as possible, prior to 1st July 2018

To apply:

Please send a letter of application outlining how you meet the specification above supported by a CV (no more than 3 pages), including 2 referees, details of your most recent remuneration and state your preference for a Full Time role or Job Share to:

Daniel Hook, Corporate Secretary, GBWR, Rugby House, Twickenham Stadium, 200 Whitton Road, Twickenham, TW2 7BA or email

Please indicate if you are happy for your referees to be contacted at this point.


Regional Training Centre Coach (South)

Regional Training Centre Coach (South)

The purpose of the role is to work alongside the Great Britain Wheelchair Rugby talent staff to deliver a successful Talent Programme. This role while primarily focus on leading regional training centre sessions in the South of the UK.

This part-time position is offered as a service level agreement subject to continuing funding (guaranteed until March 2019). Payment will be made per session at a fixed rate (£60 with expenses).

For further details, see the job description / person specification, and for an informal discussion contact Conor or Julie (contact details below).

Closing date for applications: 5pm Friday 4th May 2018

Interviews: Interviews will be held within the month of May

To apply:

Please send a letter of application (no more than 1 page) outlining how you meet the specification above:

Conor Murphy, GBWR Talent Programme Manager,

Julie Bunnage, GBWR National Development Director,