Welcome to the British Judo vacancies page of the British Judo website. On this page you will find more information about current opportunities at British Judo and partner organisations and how you can apply for them.

Please ensure you complete and attach a completed Application Form and Equal Opportunities Form when applying for a position.

Corporate Services Director

British Judo Association (‘BJA’) is seeking to appoint an exceptional and highly motivated Corporate Services Director to join our Team based at our new Head Office in Walsall.   The successful candidate will lead Corporate Services Support for the achievement of the BJA’s Corporate Strategy and Operational Plans.

Key Focus:

  • Developing, implementing and monitoring BJA’s Strategy, ensuring there are robust performance systems, control processes, policies and procedures in place that optimise programme resources and infrastructure.

Key Accountabilities:

  • To ensure the Chief Executive and the wider leadership team have the information and necessary support and challenge systems to effectively drive and make amendments to the delivery of BJA’s strategic and operational plans. Ensure that Corporate Services team and specialist suppliers achieve the performance goals that are agreed as part of the Business Plan.  Uphold, advocate and ensure others comply with BJA’s values and behaviours

British Judo is committed to equality of opportunity for all staff and applications from all suitably qualified persons are encouraged.

Corporate Services Director – Job Description

Application Form  

Equal Opportunities Form 

How to apply

Applications should be made by providing a completed application form together with an Equal Opportunities form and emailed to jobs@britishjudo.org.uk

Location: Walsall
Hours: 37.5 hours a week
Salary: £50,000-£60,000 per annum dependent on experience

Closing Date: Thursday 31st May 2018
Interviews will be held: Week Commencing 18th June 2018

Should you have any questions or would like to discuss the role, please contact our CEO, Andrew Scoular, by email at andrew.scoular@britishjudo.org.uk

Membership Services Manager

British Judo Association (‘BJA’) is seeking to appoint a highly motivated and customer-focused Membership Services Manager to join our Team based at our new Head Office in Walsall.   The successful candidate will deliver high-quality membership and customer focused services to ensure that membership acquisition, retention and engagement goals are achieved.

Key Focus:

  • Lead the Membership Services team to ensure they provide the highest quality of customer service, which is professional and approachable for clubs, members and the general public who need help, advice and information on any aspect of the Association’s activities or services.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Work with internal colleagues, members, clubs and associations to ensure that a high level of customer service is provided by the BJA.
  • The post-holder is the BJA’s Customer Champion, ensuring that together with the Marketing and Membership Engagement Team, the BJA listens customer needs and ensure that the company responds in the most effective and relevant and personal way.

British Judo is committed to equality of opportunity for all staff and applications from all suitably qualified persons are encouraged.

Membership Services Manager Job Description

Application Form  

Equal Opportunities Form 

How to apply

Applications should be made by providing a completed application form together with an Equal Opportunities form and emailed to jobs@britishjudo.org.uk

Location: Walsall
Hours: 37.5 hours a week
Salary: £24,000-26,000 per annum dependent on experience

Closing Date: Sunday 3rd June 2018
Interviews will be held: TBC

Finance Officer

British Judo is seeking to appoint a Finance Officer to enable the effective and timely operation of the accounting processes relating to internal and external customers, and help with the production of monthly management accounting information.

Reporting to the Financial Controller, the post-holder will process purchase and sales ledger duties together with general finance duties including the payment of expenses and invoices.

The successful candidate will have a strong background in finance and administration and able to operate Sage accounting systems.They must be able to work under pressure and ensure that all deadlines are adhered to. A good knowledge of Excel is essential as well as being able to deliver simultaneous projects and able to deal effectively and courteously with a range of stakeholders.

British Judo is committed to equality of opportunity for all staff and applications from all suitably qualified persons are encouraged.

Financial Controller – Job Description

Application Form  

Equal Opportunities Form 

How to apply

Applications should be made by providing a completed application form together with an Equal Opportunities form and emailed to jobs@britishjudo.org.uk

Location: Walsall
Hours: 37.5 hours a week
Salary: £18,000 – £19,000 per annum

Closing Date: Friday 18th May 2018
Interviews will be held: Shortly after closure.

Marketing Officer

British Judo is seeking to appoint a Marketing Officer to be responsible for executing marketing plans to ensure the profit, growth and expansion of the company’s newly launched online store as well as providing effective marketing support for the BJA Areas.

Reporting to the Head of Marketing, the post-holder will oversee creation and delivery of all retail-related marketing activities as per the British Judo Association branding guidelines.

The successful candidate will have a strong background in marketing and/or commercial-related activities and able to operate our internal CRM system. They must be able to work under pressure and ensure that all deadlines are adhered to.

A good knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite of programmes such as Word and Excel is essential whilst a knowledge of working with Adobe Creative Cloud software (Indesign, Photoshop) is desirable but not essential. The candidate will be expected to be able to deliver simultaneous projects and able to deal effectively and courteously with a range of stakeholders.

British Judo is committed to equality of opportunity for all staff and applications from all suitably qualified persons are encouraged.

Marketing Officer Job Description

Application Form  

Equal Opportunities Form 

How to apply

Applications should be made by providing a completed application form and covering letter outlining how you would achieve success in the role, together with an Equal Opportunities form and emailed to jobs@britishjudo.org.uk

Location: Walsall
Hours: 37.5 hours a week (predominately Mon – Fri) however there is a need to be flexible for weekend or evening work when required occasionally.
Salary: Competitive

Closing Date: Friday 1st June 2018
Interviews will be held: TBC

If you would like to discuss the role, please email ben.pollard@britishjudo.org.uk

Destination@BritishJudo Coach (Bedfordshire)

Destination@BritishJudo are seeking to employ a full-time Judo coach to teach children from 5 – 15 years.

We are looking for energetic individuals who are enthusiastic, well-organised and well-presented. Applicants must enjoy working with, and motivating, children from beginner level through to squad.

These jobs is based at a variety of locations across Bedfordshire and the successful applicants will be expected to live and teach in the area. Relocation options will be available for suitable candidates. Teaching will be in schools and Destination@BritishJudo community clubs.

The Coach will be tasked with developing and coaching Judo in schools and the Destination@BritishJudo community clubs in the local area encouraging young people to take up Judo and develop them through the sport.

The principle aim of Destination@BritishJudo is to bring Judo to more young people in England and increase the network of Judo clubs across the country.

Applicants must be experienced in Judo and ideally qualified to UKCC Level 2 (although not essential). Further training and development will be provided on the job.  Applicants must have a full driving license and will be required to have a full DBS disclosure check.

If you would like to discuss the role, please email sarah.down@britishjudo.org.uk

Destination@BritishJudo Coach – Job Specification

Application Form  

Equal Opportunities Form 

How to apply

Applications should be made by providing a completed application form and covering letter outlining how you would achieve success in the role, together with an Equal Opportunities form and emailed to jobs@britishjudo.org.uk

Location: Bedfordshire
Hours: 37.5 hours a week (predominately Mon – Fri) however there is a need to be flexible for weekend or evening work
Salary: £22,000-£24,000

Closing Date: Friday 1st June 2018
Interviews will be held: Week Commencing 11th June 2018

If you would like to discuss the role further, please email sarah.down@britishjudo.org.uk

For more information and to apply for the position, please click here

Destination@BritishJudo Apprenticeship

The British Judo Association are on the look out for apprentices who are looking to take their first steps on the coaching ladder as part of the Destination@BritishJudo programme.

Successful applicants will be responsible for assisting the planning, preparation and delivery of high quality sport provision to children and young people in an education and community environment.

All candidates must be comfortable with delivering judo sessions and a variety of different sports and developing into a Judo Coaching Specialist. The apprentice will also have administrative responsibilities such as regular use of Microsoft Office, Word and Excel.

Specific duties include:
• Preparing session plans
• Shadowing experienced coaches delivering sessions
• Preparing risk assessments for sessions
• Administration tasks associated with preparing for sessions i.e. collating registers and health and safety information on participants

Location: 1 apprentice per area – Stockton and Middlesbrough.
Places Available: 2
Hours: 37.5 hours a week (predominately Mon – Fri) however there is a need to be flexible for weekend or evening work.

Weekly Wage: £138.75

Closing Date: Monday 14th May 2018
Interviews will be held: As applications are received, interviews will be confirmed
Possible Start Date: 31st August 2018

If you would like to discuss the role further, please email sarah.down@britishjudo.org.uk

For more information about the Middlesbrough Apprenticeship, please click here

For more information about the Stockton Apprenticeship, please click here

Other Vacancies in Judo:

Southern Area Treasurer and Secretary

The Southern Area needs your help and skills….. we are looking for 2 new members for the Southern Area Committee (SAC) for the posts of:

  • Treasurer
  • Secretary

SAC meetings are held 6 times per year including the AGM held in early July; the meetings are held at the K2 Sports Centre, Crawley.  You will need to have access to a computer and be able to use Office software for Word and Excel.

Treasurer

The Treasurer is responsible for the general management, review and planning of the Southern Area’s funding, budget, banking and record keeping.  The Treasurer is one of the signatories for cheques, and is required to present the Area’s financial reports at the AGM.

For further information, please contact Alan Rickard (Chair of Southern Area) at alan@croydonjudo.com

Secretary

The secretary is responsible for preparing and writing up SAC agendas, minutes and reports, and circulate as required (usually email).  Also preparing papers and taking the minutes for the AGM and extra meetings if required.

For further information, please contact Marion Woodard at marion.woodard@gmail.com or mobile: 07766 104000

It would be appreciated if any enquiries could be made by Wednesday 16 May as we would like to introduce the new Committee members at the AGM on Wednesday 4 July.