JOB DESCRIPTION AND PERSON SPECIFICATION
JOB TITLE: Rock Up & Ride-Communities Project Officer
CONTRACT TYPE: Full time (37.5 hours per week) fixed term until 31st March 2024
SALARY: £24,000 to £26,000 (subject to relevant experience)
LOCATION: Based at Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome in Glasgow (remote working possible)
DEPARTMENT: Development & Participation
REPORTING TO: Rock Up & Ride Project Manager
BENEFITS: 5% Pension company contribution, British Cycling Gold Membership, plus numerous other benefits focused on Scottish Cycling being a great place to work
CLOSING DATE: 8th May 2023. Interviews to be held on 19th May in Glasgow
Scottish Cycling is the National Governing Body for cycle sport in Scotland. We are the voice of our sport and the largest cycling membership organisation in Scotland, representing the aspirations of our community.
Our strategy, Developing a Nation of Cyclists 2.0, details our mission, vision and reflects our plans for the future against the backdrop of exciting opportunities. These opportunities include the biggest cycling event in the world, the 2023 UCI Cycling World Championships, £8 million invested into new cycling facilities across the country and the government’s ‘free bikes for kids’ initiative, removing key barriers to participation. Working across multiple disciplines of cycling, we are committed to developing a nation of cyclists, maximising participation for all and delivering international success.
The team at Scottish Cycling are a friendly and welcoming group, keen to see everyone enjoy the benefits of cycling. We are looking forward to receiving applications from people who share this aim and who would like to be part of a thriving organisation committed to growing the sport and broadening its reach. As a team we want to improve cycling opportunities in Scotland, because we know that sport has the power to change lives.
While the knowledge and skills to do the job is important, of equal importance is having somebody with a positive attitude and approach to their work. We will provide all the required training to carry out this role successfully. If you are unsure if your experience fits, then please get in touch, we would be delighted to speak to you.
The closing date for applications for this post is 8th May 2023. Interviews will be held on 19th May 2023 in Glasgow.
Scottish Cycling is committed to selecting staff solely based on their ability to do the job for which they are being recruited and welcomes application from all sections of the community.
If you are unsure if your experience fits, then please get in touch and we would be delighted to speak to you. For an informal discussion please contact Paul Jones (Rock Up & Ride Project Manager): firstname.lastname@example.org