2 February, 2024
Badminton England is happy to current an thrilling, bespoke, funded two-year Efficiency Coach Programme, designed to assist the event of coaches working with gamers throughout the junior pathway community, which is able to begin in April 2024.
The programme is designed to assist the event of influential and up-and-coming leaders inside teaching, able to act as position fashions to encourage a era of future athletes and coaches all through the junior pathway community.
As an integral component of the Badminton and A Sport for Everybody technique, Badminton England goals to develop a various and inclusive workforce able to delivering.
The general imaginative and prescient of the Efficiency Coach Programme is to offer a broader, high-quality teaching workforce with confidence, information, credibility, and expertise.
This can assist coaches assist and develop gamers with the required expertise and capabilities to transition from junior to senior badminton and the calls for of full-time coaching throughout the England and GB Programme.
The interactions, face-to-face and just about, can be sensible, reflective, and extremely related, underpinned by skilled analysis.
Morten Frost, Efficiency Director stated, “I’m delighted to be launching the Efficiency Coach Programme as a part of our funding into supporting the event of teaching throughout our junior pathway.
“This programme will proceed to develop stronger working relationships and engagement with coaches inside our pathway and supply a superb improvement alternative for people with the potential to be future nationwide coaches”.
Nikki Tarrant, Programme Supervisor added, “This Programme, delivered in collaboration between Coach Training and the Efficiency Workforce, goals to offer a variety of bespoke and sensible interactions that can assist our Teaching Community in each on and off-court areas of the sport, to assist in the event of our subsequent era of gamers.
“It’s also an awesome alternative for a bunch of passionate and already skilled coaches to have significant discussions, to collaborate and be closely concerned in driving ahead the event of the participant pathway – we’re actually excited to see it launch!”.
The precise goals of the programme are to:
- Implement a strategy of Expertise Identification to succession plan for the subsequent era of Excessive-Efficiency coaches in England.
- Present recognized coaches with entry to progressive high-quality studying experiences, enhancing the extent of teaching supplied to gamers throughout the junior pathway community within the brief time period and getting ready them to successfully assist and develop world-class English gamers in the long run.
- Lead and drive the event of junior expertise through the Participant Attribute Mannequin throughout the junior pathway community.
- Develop coaches’ management expertise associated to participant and programme administration in a Excessive-Efficiency surroundings.
- Present alternatives for supported individualised experiential studying journeys, aligned to the Participant and Coach Attribute Fashions.
- Develop a community of coaches with stronger working relationships throughout the junior pathway community, influencing the system and its future improvement.
The 2-year programme will contain interactions, face-to-face and just about, can be sensible, reflective and extremely related, underpinned by skilled analysis. For extra data on the programme, together with particulars on methods to apply please click here.
The deadline for purposes is Friday 1st March.