Scottish Gymnastics Jobs

Technical Committee Members (voluntary role)

Term of office: four-year term 

Following the approval of the new technical committee regulations, we have exciting opportunities to join our seven discipline-specific committees. The purpose of the technical committees is to maintain the integrity of the sport and use each committee’s technical expertise to support the planning and development of safe, quality gymnastics programmes in Scotland. 

Specific focus will be given to the performance pathway, coach and judge development and the Scottish national events programme. This will be done by working in conjunction and cooperation with Scottish Gymnastics board and staff.

There are seven technical committees: acrobatic, men’s artistic, rhythmic, TeamGym, trampoline & double mini-trampoline, tumbling, and women’s artistic.

Each committee has four members, you can find the role descriptors below
•  Chairperson
•  Competition coordinator (potential for shared role in women’s artistic gymnastics)
•  Judging coordinator
•  Pathway coordinator

Technical committee will meet a minimum of four times per year and can include virtual meetings. Scottish Gymnastics staff representatives for each discipline will also attend each committee meeting.

There is also the addition of a new joint technical committee which will meet a minimum of twice a year to ensure the activities of Scottish Gymnastics and all the disciplines are coordinated and to act as a forum for discussion on all technical committee matters.

If you are interested in any of the roles, please send your CV and covering letter to HR@scottishgymnastics.org by 12 noon on Wednesday 4 November

You can apply for more than role. In your covering letter, please include the following:
•  Clearly state which role(s) you are applying for and within which discipline
•  Details on the skills, experience and knowledge you have to support your application for the role
•  Your motivation to apply for the role and what you are hoping to gain from being part of the technical committee
•  Details on how you would foster communication and teamwork within the technical committee and with the Scottish Gymnastics staff  

The interviews for the chair role will be held week commencing 9 November.
The interviews for the other three roles will be held during w/c 16 and 23 November. Interviews will be carried out via Teams or Zoom. 

If you would like to chat about any of the roles, please contact:
Chair role - Doc McKelvey doc.mckelvey@scottishgymnastics.org 
Pathway coordinator – Sam Hendrikson sam.hendrikson@scottishgymnastics.org 
Judging coordinator – Jenna Munro jenna.munro@scottishgymnastics.org 
Competition coordinator – Becky Harris becky.harris@scottishgymnastics.org

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