Men’s Head Coach – Performance Squad
A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced, talented and enthusiastic hockey coach to join Blackheath & Elthamians HC as the Men’s 1st Team Head Coach. We are Officially The Oldest Hockey Club in The World and the current holders of the England Hockey Trophy 2017.
After 2 successful years at the helm of our HC Calum Giles is stepping down to focus on his young family and his Hockey Professional role at Eltham College but will remain as a consultant for our Junior Section..
Blackheath & Elthamians M1’s play in the South Premier Div 2 but have strong ambition to achieve greater success. The primary focus will be the Men’s Performance Squad (1st & 2nd XI). They are a young, group that relishes the chance to work with an inspirational coach or player coach who is keen to join the BEHC family and be part of the clubs ambitious plans.
Wycombe have had a number of successes at junior level in recent years and there remain a number of highly talented younger players who have been involved with regional and national squads who will be in the 1st/2nd team squads next year.
In the past 6 years the team has risen from Kent/Sussex Division 2 to a mid table finish in their first season back in the South Premier League. Couple this with consecutive appearances in the EH National Trophy Final 2016 & 2017 (winning it this year) and this role presents an excellent opportunity for the successful candidate to impart their skill, knowledge and passion on the squad and take the team to the next level. A second astroturf pitch and new clubhouse is being constructed over the forthcoming season.
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For any additional information or to discuss the role further please contact: Chairman - Matt Wilde: 07951 097913 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applicants should apply with a covering letter, CV and 2 references to the Club Chairman - Matt Wilde via email.