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Development Manager - Competitions

  • Organisation: British Wrestling
  • Salary: £28,000
  • Closing Date: 15 May 2022 | Coaching & Sports Development

British Wrestling, the national governing body for wrestling in the UK, is seeking to appoint a Development Manager (Competitions) to deliver our mission of promoting and developing the sport of wrestling so that everyone achieves their potential on and off the mat. This is an exciting opportunity to join the national governing body for the Olympic and Commonwealth sport of wrestling.  

The Development Manager (Competitions) will work alongside the existing Development Manager (Workforce) to support partners, clubs, and regions to increase participation, retention and tackle inequalities in participation. The successful candidate will have experience of working with clubs and communities to develop inclusive programmes that demonstrate the social impact of wrestling.  

In addition to the broader development role, this post will work with the Sport Technical Committee to coordinate and develop the competition structure for the sport including the delivery of national competitions and leagues. This is an exciting time to join a growing and ambitious governing body as we grow the sport and develop the competition offer.

Full details of the role including a person specification are available by selecting the apply now option located on this page. Job share and flexible working arrangements will be considered. For an informal discussion about the role please contact Craig Anthony on 07972 780542 or 

To apply please send a CV and covering letter to Please clearly state in the covering letter how you meet the criteria set out in the person specification.

The deadline for applications is midnight on Sunday 15 May and interviews will be on Thursday 26 May.    

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