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Director of Athletics

Position offered on a full time or part time basis

Loughborough, LE11 3TU
Contact Name
Jo Emmett
Contact Email
Loughborough University

About Director of Athletics

Loughborough University is looking for a passionate, enthusiastic and committed Director of Athletics to drive our flagship performance programme forward.

The successful candidate will bring substantial experience from the world of athletics, including strategic leadership, culture development and the drive to continue to embed excellence across every area of athletics provision at Loughborough.

Inter disciplinary working is an essential part of our philosophy and the Director will lead this approach across all event groups. We are looking to develop our competition programme and work towards becoming a leading centre for coach and practioner development in the world. The Director of Athletics will need to work with multiple stakeholders including British Athletics, our student club and the large number of volunteers involved in our programmes.

This a rare opportunity to be part of a unique multi-sport performance development environment where innovation and creativity are actively encouraged.

Informal enquiries should be made to Jo Emmett, Head of Performance Programmes, by email to: In particular, if you would be interested in this position on a part-time basis please contact Jo to discuss further.

Please follow the link below for further details.

Closing Date: 31 July 2019.

Candidates must be available for a two-day assessment process which will take place on Thursday 22nd and Friday 23rd August 2019

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