Assistant Scientific Conditioning Coach

Elite Performance & Coaching
Hong Kong , Hong Kong
Full Time
Competitive
24 / 07

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 Major Games results. We are now inviting suitable candidates for the following vacancy:

Full description

THE JOB

Reporting to the Senior Scientific Conditioning Coach, the Assistant Scientific Conditioning Coach will be responsible for the following duties:

  • To implement safe and effective training programmes for athletes under the guidance of senior staff;
  • To supervise and to run the daily operation in the Fitness Training Centre;
  • To supervise injured athletes’ training in cooperation with the Sports Medicine Centre and under the guidance of senior staff;
  • To monitor the maintenance of the fitness area and equipment;
  • To perform fitness and field-testing on athletes for monitoring training progress under the guidance of senior staff;
  • To collaborate with other disciplines of the Scientific Conditioning Center and other Centres as appropriate to the biopsychosocial operational model;
  • To provide both local and overseas on-field support to elite sports teams if required;
  • To centralize and maintain a database for all training records;
  • To keep abreast of the current trends of Strength and Conditioning for peak performance; and
  • To perform any other duties as assigned by supervisor.

THE REQUIREMENTS

  • A university degree in strength and conditioning, sports science or a relevant discipline;
  • Holder of certified strength and conditioning specialist certification or a related qualification;
  • A minimum of 2 years’ relevant working experience in strength & conditioning. Or having been a full time athlete within a high performance system and trained in strength and conditioning for over 2 years;
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills across all levels of athlete, coach and management;
  • Conscientiousness and accurate in monitoring athletes, recording data and reporting;
  • Able to work irregular hours and perform under pressure;
  • Proficient in computer software application such as Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Office;
  • Excellent command of both spoken and written English. Ability to speak Putonghua and/or Chinese is a definite advantage; and
  • Awareness/ knowledge of Child Protection in sport and equal opportunity issues in the context of Hong Kong are an added advantage.

[Applicants who have responded to the previous advertisements need not re-apply. Their applications are being considered accordingly.]

APPLICATION

Please send your resume and a completed application form with indication of your current and expected salary.

An appointment will be on a fixed-term contract.

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

All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence. Personal Data provided by appointees will be used strictly for recruitment and other employment-related purposes only.

THE HKSI IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES EMPLOYER

DIDN'T FIND YOUR IDEAL JOB?

If you didn’t find your ideal job create a job alert and get notified as soon as jobs matching your ambitions go live.

DIDN'T FIND YOUR IDEAL COURSE

If you didn’t find your ideal course create a job alert and get notified as soon as courses matching your ambitions go live.

DIDN'T FIND YOUR TRAINING PROGRAMME?

If you didn’t find your ideal training programme create a programme alert and get notified as soon as programmes matching your ambitions go live.

USERS WHO VIEWED THIS ALSO VIEWED

FIFA Master – International Master in Management, Law and Humanities of Sports

Organised by CIES and endorsed by FIFA, the FIFA Master is a one year postgraduate programme developing...
Neuchâtel

Emotional Intelligence Training – Develop yourself and Learn How to Develop Others.

Get certified to deliver the world’s most advanced system for measuring and developing emotional...
Online

Hospitality Operations Senior Manager

FIFA and the Qatar LOC has created a new Joint Venture, which will be responsible for the operational delivery...
Doha

IT Workforce Management Coordinator

FIFA and the Qatar LOC have created a new Joint Venture, which will be responsible for the operational delivery...
Doha

Social Media Manager Boardsports

Are you passionate about all things Surf and Skate? Looking to impact the global Surf & Skate community...
Salzburg

Strength & Conditioning Coach

The Hong Kong Sports Institute Limited (“HKSI”) is the Government’s delivery agent of elite...
Hong Kong

Overlay Manager - Venue Development and Overlay

B2022 are looking for an Overlay Manager to undertake the design and management of Games Overlay (temporary...
Birmingham

Broadcast Coordinator

Lead on the scheduling, production and rights delivery for The FA's broadcast partners within Women's...
London

Managing Director

uniqFEED is seeking a highly skilled MD to join a fast-paced start-up company entering a crucial period of...
New York

Video Content Manager (Maternity Cover)

To support our Commercial Division, FIFA is looking to recruit a creative and committed person as a Video...
Zurich

People who applied here also applied to

Strength & Conditioning Coach

The Hong Kong Sports Institute Limited (“HKSI”) is the Government’s delivery agent of elite...
Hong Kong