Wheelchair Basketball Coach

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The role is for a Wheelchair Basketball Coach and duties will include developing athletes, programme development, improving the performance of the team in competitions, increasing the number of club athletes and coaches representing Scotland, liaise with governing bodies & associations, help develop coaches, grass roots development and working with other volunteers.

Organisation aims and objectives

Dundee Dragons Wheelchair Club SCIO exists to provide active wheelchair sporting opportunities for people of all ages and abilities , from across Tayside. We have children, young people and adults taking part in up to 9 hours of wheelchair sport each week. The sports we offer include Wheelchair Rugby, Wheelchair Rugby League, Wheelchair Basketball, Wheelchair Curling, Wheelchair Tennis and Wheelchair Badminton










2 to 4 Hours per week on going


Experience required: Excellent communication, organisational & supervisory skills. Leadership, initiative & a passion for sport. Willingness to travel, incl. weekends.
Travel details: Dundee and Angus College Gardyne Campus, Gardyne Road Dundee DD5 1NY.The College is in Broughty Ferry so reasonable out of pocket expenses will be met with relevant receipts provided.
Minimum age: 16


Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: Public transport costs reimbursed on production of tickets purchased. Mileage paid at 45p/mile.
Taster available: Yes
Taster details: All volunteers will be provided with support during their initial introduction to club activities and will be able to experience at first hand the activities provided
Training details: The induction will involve supported introduction to the club’s activities and members as well as PVG checks, Ongoing training and support will be provided via the national governing body and Sport Scotland training opportunities as well as regular communication with the Club Coordinator
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer,
Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet

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