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Compliance Case Officer/ Paralegal

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  • Organisation: British Canoeing
  • Salary: Competitive, dependent upon experience
  • Contract: Part-Time- 30 Hours per week
  • Closing Date: 29 September 2017 | Admin

Compliance Case Officer/Paralegal

Salary: Competitive, dependent upon experience

Location: Based at the British Canoeing Head office, National Watersports Centre, Nottingham

Contract: Part Time (30 Hours per week)

British Canoeing is seeking to appoint a dedicated and adaptable team member with a ‘can do’ and solution focused approach, to join its team and to support the Head of Governance and Compliance with efficient and effective management of safeguarding cases, disclosure checks, disputes and disciplinary cases. 

Working alongside British Canoeing colleagues, the post holder will be responsible for ensuring the development and delivery of safeguarding case management, Disclosure and Barring Service checks (DBS) and case management of disputes and disciplinary as and when required. 

The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate a level of legal knowledge, experience and skills in the key areas – safeguarding, disputes and disciplinary. You must have outstanding communication and organisational skills and the ability to take individual responsibility for cases from concept to completion. An awareness and understanding of appropriate sport sector legislation and developments and a full driving licence and access to a vehicle is highly desirable. 

This is an excellent opportunity for an exceptional and experienced law graduate/paralegal to join a successful national governing body. 

How to apply

A job description can be found on our website at 

Please send a CV and covering letter, clearly outlining your salary expectations to:  HR Department, British Canoeing, National Water sports Centre, Adbolton Lane, Holme Pierrepont, Nottingham, NG12 2LU or email 

Closing date for applications is 12.00noon Friday 29 September 2017 

Interview Date: Interviews will be held week commencing 9 October 2017 

British Canoeing is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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