We're Hiring! Consultant Sports Psychologist

Location: Remote (UK based)

Hello, we’re INTRA Performance Group - we support elite talent across Sport, Entertainment and Business with performance nutrition.

We have some pretty big plans and ambitions for 2021 (and beyond), and to deliver on these we’re aiming to grow our passionate, diverse and talented team to help make our mission a reality.

Through our work over the last 15 years in elite sport, we believe that sports psychology is a critical part of helping the world’s best talent develop psychological resilience to perform at their peak.

We’re committed to helping our amazing clients deliver their goals, break records and win championships. We’re currently looking for a consultant sports psychologist to help us deliver this as we grow over 2021.

This role is a unique opportunity to join a multidisciplinary consultancy, who have a rich heritage of working with leading organisations and individuals delivering performance nutrition services within elite sport - including; Arsenal FC, England Football, France Football (2018 World Cup winners), Chelsea FC (2020-21 Champions League winners) and Team GB Olympic teams and athletes. Not only can you make a meaningful difference to our clients' lives, and work with some of our lovely team (Soraya, Andy, Ollie, Hannah, Terri, Charlie and James).

As the first psychologist on our team, your focus is on building the right evidence-based psychological infrastructure to support our clients. You will proactively deliver performance-focused psychological services to athletes which develops and consolidates consistent performance behaviours and positive mental health. You will design and deliver psychological support, which enables our elite talent to thrive, alongside monitoring and refining service delivery. All delivery will be remote.


In the next 12 months you will:

  • Work as a consultant sports psychologist alongside our performance nutritionists and chefs

  • Support our clients in achieving their ambitious performance goals for the year by using evidence-based psychological frameworks and models to improve performance

  • Play an active role in our growing human performance consultancy, to shape our internal processes to inform insights on clients

  • Support an organisational culture and environment that is friendly and inclusive

For this role we specifically need someone with a proven track record of delivering results with elite performers:

  • You have a masters or doctorate degree in sports or clinical psychology

  • You have British Psychological or British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences practitioner accreditation, in addition to HCPC registration

  • You’ll be from a background where you have extensive experience in elite sport, delivering psychological services to support athlete performance and wellbeing, as part of a multidisciplinary team

  • You are comfortable working independently and delivering support remotely (video consultations)

  • You demonstrate high levels of integrity and expertise, acting with discretion and maintaining strict client confidentiality

  • You maintain a comprehensive, indexed database of work conducted with athletes

  • You are an excellent and empathetic relationship builder, especially with younger athletes

  • You have an enhanced DBS Certificate, and have knowledge of safeguarding processes and procedures

  • You have excellent organisational and time management skills

If this sounds like what you’d love to be doing, we can’t wait to hear from you. If you’re not sure that you exactly fit the above criteria please still get in touch.

  • Competitive pay

  • Flexible working hours

  • Entirely remote (you don’t need to be based in London!)

  • A chance to make a meaningful contribution to the performance of the world’s leading talent

  • Work as part of a dynamic and growing team

At INTRA, we are committed to building a progressive and diverse consultancy and welcome expressions of interest from ethnically diverse backgrounds or with a disability.


About INTRA

INTRA Performance Group is an international consultancy with a rich heritage of providing performance nutrition services to leading organisations and individuals in elite sport over the last 15 years at Arsenal FC, England Football, France Football (2018 World Cup winners), Chelsea FC (2020-21 Champions League winners) and Team GB Olympic teams and athletes.

Our growth to date has been driven by exceptional expertise and servicing influential clients. We’ve been featured in BBC Good Food, the Telegraph, BBC Sounds among others.

www.intraperformancegroup.com


To apply

We welcome expressions of interest for the role. We request that you submit a CV along with further information (cover letter) as to why you are well suited for the role. Please apply by emailing your CV and cover letter to team@intraperformancegroup.com

Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis.