6th Feb 2018

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Disability Sport Wales Talent Pathway Officer

Salary: up to £23,000 (pro rata)

Employment type: Part Time (0.5 – 18.5hours a week) 

Closing Date: 23rd February 2018, at 12pm


Dynamic Welsh Governing Body, Flexible Hours, and the opportunity to transform lives


Disability Sport Wales are looking for an enthusiastic, proactive and passionate Talent Pathway Officer to join a team dedicated to identifying, developing and supporting disabled athletes through a sporting pathway in to performance.


The post will be based in North Wales


The Company:

Disability Sport Wales is the lead organisation for disability sport in Wales.  We are committed to supporting the Sector Vision of ‘Uniting a proud sporting Nation’, where every (disabled) person is hooked on sport and the ambition of being a Nation of Champions.  Disability Sport Wales   transform lives, by supporting the provision of genuine choice in opportunity; high quality education, training and learning opportunities; the nurturing of talent, and the fine tuning of elite performers. 



Disability Sport Wales’ performance ‘mission’ is to contribute toward Wales being a Nation of (Disabled) Champions. Disability Sport Wales seeks to achieve this mission by leading a system which supports the identification, development & confirmation of athletes who have the potential to achieve success at international level.


The Role:

We are looking for a part-time Talent Pathway Officer with a strong inclusive philosophy, who is interested in being part of a team that identifies, develops and supports athletes through a sporting pathway, ultimately transforming the lives of disabled people.  Salary is up to £23K (pro rata and based on relevant experience).


  • Flexible working on a weekly basis
  • Great opportunities for continued professional learning
  • Opportunity for a wide variety of working environments


The Location:

The post will be regionally based in North Wales, with office location to be decided. The role will lead on national initiatives as well as identifying regional activities including the development of pathway development hubs.


Why should you apply for the job?

  • Be part of a strong, supportive and proactive team
  • Great flexibility in working hours
  • Work for an equitable and diverse employer, with strong professional ethics and values
  • Opportunity to transform lives and support the delivery of an inclusive talent pathway within Wales

Download the application pack here - Talent_Officer_Recruitment_Pack.docx


For an informal discussion contact Gerwyn Owen, Performance Pathway Manager or telephone 02920334926 or 07918716344



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