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Table Tennis Coach

Hong Kong Sports Institute Limited (HKSI)
 
Location Shatin, Hong Kong
Posted 09/02/2017
Closes 22/02/2017
Sector Elite Performance & Coaching
Function Coaching & Sports Development, Education
Contract Type Contract
Hours Full Time
Salary Competitive Salary
 

Job Description

The Hong Kong Sports Institute Limited (“HKSI”) is the Government’s delivery agent of elite sports training systems.  The HKSI’s mission is to provide an environment in which sports talent can be identified, nurtured and developed to pursue excellence in the international sporting arena benchmarked at Asian and Olympic Games results. We are now inviting suitable candidates for the vacancy of: Table Tennis Coach

The Job

Reporting to the Head Table Tennis Coach, the Table Tennis Coach will be responsible for the following duties:

  • To coordinate, design, and implement training programmes for elite athletes in Hong Kong;
  • To fully utilize and integrate scientific, medical and other athlete support services into the elite training programme to enhance elite training outcomes;
  • To monitor athlete performance through comprehensive, multi-method assessment and regular evaluation;
  • To provide timely and critically analyzed progress reports to the HKSI and Hong Kong Table Tennis Association;
  • To be responsible for administrative matters related to local and overseas squad training and competitions;
  • To supervise Assistant Coaches and part-time coaches;
  • To assist the HKSI and Hong Kong Table Tennis Association with coach education programmes.

The Requirements

  • University degree or its equivalent;
  • Holder of a recognized coaching qualification equivalent to Hong Kong Coach Accreditation Programme Level 3 Certificate;
  • A minimum of 5 years professional coaching experience and proven record of achievement in coaching Table Tennis athletes at national level or its equivalent;
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills;
  • High level of computer literacy; and
  • Awareness / knowledge of Child Protection in sport and equal opportunity issues in the context of Hong Kong are an added advantage.

Applications

Please send full resume with current and expected salary, contact telephone number, email and postal addresses, and availability using the 'apply now' button

Please quote reference no. GS-20170209-TTC in the application.

Additional information

Annual remuneration package ranged from HK$443,124 to HK$843,348

Appointment will be on a fixed term contract.  General information is available at the website http://www.hksi.org.hk.

Applicants who are not invited for interview within six months may consider their applications unsuccessful.

All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence. Data collected will be used for recruitment and other employment-related purposes only.

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Hong Kong Sports Institute Limited (HKSI)

The HKSI’s mission is to provide an environment in which sports talent can be identified, nurtured and developed to pursue excellence in the international sporting arena benchmarked at Asian and Olympic Games results.

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