Lead and Pathway Performance Psychologist (Consultants and Secondments Considered)
We’re introducing this exciting role to work as part of the England Men’s Performance Science and Medicine team. The role will be responsible for strategic oversight of performance psychology support across England Men’s senior teams while practically leading and delivering performance psychology provision to the England Young Lions programme.
Applications will for this role will be open until 16th February 2024 with a view to holding interviews week commencing 26th February 2024.
WHO WE ARE
The England and Wales Cricket Board is the national governing body for all cricket in England and Wales, supporting the game at every level – from grassroots to professional.
We believe cricket is a force for good that can have an enduring impact on everyone’s lives and we have an ambitious strategy to inspire a generation to say ‘cricket is a game for me’. It provides great entertainment. It teaches important skills, both physical and social. It can help inclusion and social cohesion, bringing communities together.
The ECB welcomes applications from all backgrounds to ensure we deliver our Inspiring Generations strategy and fulfil our purpose to connect communities and improve lives through cricket.
British Psychological Society Chartered Status or BASES Accredited (or equivalent).
Current registration with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).
Up-to-date experience and expertise working with Domestic and/or international cricket as a Performance Psychologist.
Background in or significant understanding of adolescent brain development and its role in understanding player development and evaluation of talent.
Experience of delivery of resilience, identity, and leadership work within a coaching context.
Experience in delivering performance psychology and leading initiatives relating to performance psychology and culture within elite sporting pathways.
Excellent communication skills.
Full Driver’s license.