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Devon Cricket Board Ltd

Job Title: Club & Community Cricket Coach

(East Devon)

Salary - £19,000 (Auto enrolment pension, work mobile & laptop, clothing + expenses)

Hours: 37.5 hours per week 

 12 month contract with a view to extension.

The Devon Cricket Board (DCB) wish to appoint a full time Club & Community Cricket Coaches to support the implementation of its strategic plan in the East Devon region.  This post is supported by Chance to Shine, the England & Wales Cricket Board and the Lords Taverners.

Devon Cricket Board Ltd seeks to employ a highly motivated and competent Club & Community Cricket Coach to work as part of the cricket development team.  The successful candidate will join the existing team and will be responsible for supporting and delivering parts of the business plan of the DCB.

The post holder will be an integral part of East Devon, working to enhance the experience young people in education and clubs have within cricket.  This role will work towards the effective delivery of quality cricket across East Devon, coaching in the school and club setting

The successful candidate will have experience of working in cricket/sports coaching and working with various partners, developing core sporting activities and increasing the number of children taking an interest in cricket.

You will need to be passionate about and committed to cricket coaching at a local level.

Candidates must demonstrate both team working skills and the ability to work unsupervised using their own initiative.

Excellent communication, presentation and IT skills will be expected. Applicants must hold a full driving license and be able/willing to work some evenings and weekends.

This post will be based in the Exeter or Honiton area.  For this role, it would be an advantage if you have experience of cricket/sports development at grassroots level and have a sound knowledge, appreciation and understanding of the game as well as experience of dealing with the education sector, voluntary sport sector and/or local authorities.

You will be a self-starter with energy and enthusiasm together with good administration and organisational skills. Equally you will be an excellent communicator with a passion for the development of cricket/sport for young people.

This post is for an initial 12 month fixed term period commencing August/September 2019 and reviewed after the initial fixed period, subject to future funding.

If you would like to be considered for this post please download the Job Description and complete an application form and submit it via the secure link below. .

Job Description

Application Form

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Applications must be received by 12:00pm on Friday July 19th 2019.  

Interviews will take place on Monday July 29th 2019 in the Exeter area.

Should you have any further enquiries please contact Matt Theedom on either of the methods below:

Matt Theedom, The Devon Cricket Centre, University of Exeter, Stocker Road, Exeter, Devon, EX4 4QN.


Office:   01392 262509

Mobile:  07805 554636