Vacancy Extended Closing Date

2014 Commonwealth Games Performance Manager

''In an endeavour to ensure sufficient time for individuals to consider applying for this post, it has been decided to extend the closing date until 12 noon on Friday 18th October 2013'





In preparation for the 2014 Commonwealth Games (Glasgow) the Welsh Bowls Federation (WBF) is seeking a well-respected Performance Manager, with a sound and current knowledge of the elite bowls world, with the ability to develop and improve further the performance of the most talented Elite Bowlers in Wales.


This is an exciting opportunity and the Welsh Bowls Federation (WBF) is seeking applications from an innovative and creative person who has the drive, energy and enthusiasm to significantly impact on the delivery of medals, as identified within Sport Wales’ Elite Sport Strategy.


This is a part time, role of approximately 8 hours a week, and will be in place until 30th September 2014, when the success of the role will be reviewed.

Remuneration for the successful candidate will be £5500 and reasonable expenses will be paid as part of the role.  


If you believe that you have the ability to impact on the elite performance of Lawn Bowls at the 2014 Commonwealth Games, please apply by email attaching a letter of application stating your suitability and key skills to fulfil the role as well as your Curriculum Vitae to


The closing date of this position is

12noon on Monday 7th October 2013


Shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend interview w/c 14th October 2013 (date to be confirmed)


Start date 1st November 2013



For further details (including job decription) and discussion about the role please feel free to contact

Mr. Lyn Perkins,  WBF Vice Chair



Mr. Alun Jones, WBF Secretary