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Senior Performance Psychologist (working with British Canoeing, Slalom)
This role will lead and manage the delivery and development of psychology support to the World Class programme with the primary remit of supporting senior athletes develop the mental skills to win in Tokyo. In order to evolve and drive a World Class high performance training and competition environment, the psychologist will work closely with the Performance Director, Head Coach, coaches, athletes and sports science and sports medicine team.
Performance Nutritionist Men’s Programme (working with England and Great Britain Hockey)
Work with the Lead Performance Nutritionist, head coach and the multi-disciplinary team in the men’s programme to improve performance through developing, implementing and evaluating of nutritional services.
Performance Psychologist (working with British Shooting)
Working across British Shooting’s Great Britain Academy and Paralympic World Class Programmes, the psychologist will work closely with the Performance Directors, Head of Performance Support, Coaching Team, Lead Psychologist and multidisciplinary team to deliver psychological provision within the sports.
WHAT WE OFFER
Continuously developing the expertise and capabilities of our practitioners is critical to the ongoing success of the organisation and we place a great deal of emphasis on creating opportunities for EIS employees at all levels to extend their knowledge and expertise and, at the same time, acquire the skills required to have a successful career in high performance sport.
Continuously developing the expertise and capabilities of our practitioners is critical to the on-going success of the organisation and we place a great deal of emphasis on creating opportunities for EIS employees at all levels to extend their knowledge and expertise and, at the same time, acquire the skills required to have a successful career in high performance sport.
Although it is not routine practice for EIS to offer work experience opportunities, in occasional circumstances where there is a lull in the sports calendar or there is some availability of suitable support, EIS has been able to provide short work experience placements for PhD and MSc level students providing there is a clear link to their course of study.
Please be aware that all work experience placements will be advertised when available and that we may not be able to respond to queries not related to an advertised opportunity.
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