We are delighted to announce that we are recruiting for our first ever regional mountain bike development post to work in the Tweed Valley and help partners deliver the Tweed Valley MTB Action Plan.
The post Scottish Govt and EU through the locally run Scottish Borders LEADER programme and is match funded by Scottish Enterprise.
Scottish Cycling/Developing Mountain Biking in Scotland (DMBinS)
Tweed Valley Mountain Bike Development Co-ordinator (Fixed Term Contract)
Scottish Cycling is looking to appoint a Tweed Valley Mountain Bike Development Co-ordinator to work on a partnership project, Developing Mountain Biking in Scotland (DMBinS), and on occasion across the organisation.
Scottish Cycling is the internationally recognised governing body for cycle sport in Scotland. It is an integral part of British Cycling. Together the organisations cover all six cycling disciplines including BMX, cycle speedway, cyclo-cross, mountain biking, road and track
DMBinS is a partnership projected which is responsible for overseeing the world’s first national strategic framework for mountain biking.
The key role of the co-ordinator is to lead, facilitate and manage the delivery of the Tweed Valley Mountain Biking Action Plan 2017 – 2019 as developed by the Tweed Valley Mountain Biking Stakeholder Group. The action plan has 8 areas which will help realise the growth potential of mountain bike tourism in the area, enhance the competitiveness of tourism businesses generally and help ensure the mountain bike community is more integrated into the care and development of a sustainable trail network.
The role will be based within the busy office of the Mountain Bike Centre of Scotland, at the UK’s most popular trail centre, Glentress.
Working both independently and as part of our dynamic team, your experience, qualifications and knowledge across a range of areas will contribute to driving forward DMBinS and Scottish Cycling’s aim to excel in service delivery.
Applicants should be highly organised, motivated, and have the ability to work unsupervised. Only enthusiastic, energetic, hard working and reliable individuals should apply.
The post is for a fixed term 2 year contract, with a third year subject to the continuation of European Leader funding. The annual salary will be £26,000-£32,000 dependent on experience.
The post is joint funded by the Scottish Govt and EU through the locally run Scottish Borders LEADER programme and is match funded by Scottish Enterprise.
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Applications must be submitted via email to Stephen.firstname.lastname@example.org
CLOSING DATE: 12 noon Monday 10th April 2017
Interviews will be held at Mountain Bike Centre of Scotland, Glentress on Thursday 20th April 2017
Candidates invited to interview will be informed no later than Thursday 13th April 2017
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