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Career Opportunities

Vacancy in HKSI

The Hong Kong Sports Institute Limited (“HKSIL”) 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 following vacancy:

HEAD TRIATHLON COACH

THE JOB

The HKSIL works in close collaboration with the Hong Kong Triathlon Association Limited (“TriHK”) in achieving the jointly defined goals of elite training. Therefore, while reporting to the Chief Executive, the incumbent is also responsible to TriHK to ensure the following duties are satisfactorily conducted:

  • To oversee the high performance programme of the Triathlon programme in line with the agreed training and competition aims of the TriHK and HKSIL, including planning, design, implementation, evaluation;
  • To lead the Triathlon Department, managing coaching and administrative staff, ensuring that it operates effectively, efficiently and within the annual financial budget;
  • To create systematic opportunities for talent to emerge through related programmes so that the development of Triathlon is enhanced;
  • To ensure that all scientific, medical and other athlete support services are fully utilised and integrated into the Triathlon programme to enhance elite training outcomes;
  • To oversee and lead the coaching team to provide a professional, dynamic, positive environment for all Triathlon athletes;
  • To contribute professional/technical information to in-house and general media publications as requested; 
  • To contribute to the enhancement of the professional image of the HKSIL;
  • To contribute towards the overall development of coach education programmes which contribute to the development of more and better local coaches.

THE REQUIREMENTS

  • Holder of University Degree in sports-related fields, or its equivalent;
  • Holder of national level coaching certificates;
  • Over 10 years with a proven record of achievement in coaching Triathlon at international level;
  • Substantial experience in leading programme planning and administration in Triathlon.  Knowledge in sports science and sports medicine and be able to bring their benefits to the coaching process;
  • Excellent interpersonal / analytical / evaluation / planning skills;
  • High level of computer literacy;
  • Good knowledge of and linkage with international Triathlon bodies; and
  • High level of fluency in English for oral presentations and written reports.

APPLICATIONS

Please send full resume with current and expected salary, contact telephone number, email and postal addresses, and availability to The Human Resources Manager, Hong Kong Sports Institute Ltd, 25 Yuen Wo Road, Sha Tin, New Territories or email: hrdept@hksi.org.hk on or before 9 December 2011.  Please quote reference no. JD-20111124-HTC in the application.

Appointment will be on a fixed term contract. General information is available at the website http://www.hksi.org.hk. For enquiries, please call Ms Siu at 2681 6343.

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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