Lead Strength and Conditioning Coach

Lead Strength and Conditioning Coach

We are seeking an experienced, positive, self-motivated and enthusiastic individual to join the Burnley College Fitness Evolution team as a Lead Strength and Conditioning Coach, to drive the development and delivery of strength and conditioning services for talented athletes and high-performance sport clubs, at Burnley College.

With a good general education, you will also hold a UKSCA accredited coach status or equivalent and a degree or equivalent level qualification in a relevant sports science subject. You will have experience of working in a gym/fitness-based environment with elite level athletes.

The postholder will take the lead in providing all strength and conditioning support to the athletes, sports students and sports teams, on their journey to success. As a specialist, you will ensure bespoke training programmes are designed to support individual students to excel and will have experience of strategic planning, delivery and monitoring of strength and conditioning programmes for performance athletes. You will need to be able to communicate effectively whilst leading a multi-disciplinary team to deliver improved athlete performance.

You will be expected and encouraged to keep up to date with current developments relating to your area of expertise.

Burnley College Sixth Form Centre is the country’s Number One College, providing first-class Further Education, University Education, Apprenticeship, business training and adult learning programmes, in the heart of Pennine Lancashire. Please also see our College Charter below.

At Burnley College, we celebrate the diversity of all our staff, students and visitors. We provide a safe and supportive environment in which everyone is able to study and work to the best of their abilities and we are committed to promoting equality of opportunity for all.

The College is dedicated to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all learners and expects all staff to share in this commitment. Employment at the College is subject to an Enhanced DBS Check via the Disclosure and Barring Service and any post involving regulated activity will also be subject to an additional barred list check.

To apply for this post, please complete the application form using the link below. If you experience any problems when completing the application form, please e-mail [email protected]


The closing date for this post is 5.00pm, Monday 22 August 2022.