Badminton trainer HEEP

Badminton trainer HEEP

Published Deadline Location
4 Jul 14 Jul Maastricht

Job description

Are you motivated and can you effectively convey your badminton knowledge? Do you have experience in providing badminton training? Then apply now!

Job Description
UM SPORT is looking for an enthusiastic and driven (assistent)badminton trainer for the student badminton club HEEP. As a badminton trainer, you will be responsible, together with the head coach, for leading a weekly training session for this enthusiastic club. The training takes place on Tuesday evenings and is open to everyone who enjoys playing badminton. Along with your head coach, you will ensure a stimulating and inclusive training environment for students of various levels, offering a varied and challenging training program.

Job Requirements
We expect the following from our new badminton trainer:
  • Proven experience in providing badminton training
  • Preferably in possession of a badminton coaching certificate
  • Ability to teach in both English and Dutch
  • Affinity with student sports and the associated culture
  • Availability to give training sessions in the evening hours

Practical Information:
Start Date: September 1, 2024
Work Hours: 2 hours per week
Department: Badminton (indoor)
Location: University Sports Center Maastricht (USC)

What we offer
As a badminton trainer at the Student Service Center, you will be employed by the most international university in the Netherlands. We offer you:
  • Good employment conditions. The position is classified in scale 7 according to the UFO profile sports instructor level 4 or 3 with corresponding salary classification based on experience between €2,693 and €4,103 gross per month (based on a full-time employment of 38 hours per week). In addition to the monthly salary, an 8,0% holiday allowance and an 8,3% year-end bonus apply.
  • An employment contract for a period of 12 months with a scope of 0,06 FTE.
  • At Maastricht University, the well-being of our employees is of utmost importance, we offer flexible working hours and the possibility to work partly from home if the nature of your position allows it. You will receive a monthly commuting and internet allowance for this. If you work full-time, you will be entitled to 29 vacation days and 4 additional public holidays per year, namely carnival Monday, carnival Tuesday, Good Friday, and Liberation Day. If you choose to accumulate compensation hours, an additional 12 days will be added. Furthermore, you can personalize your employment conditions through a collective labor agreement (CAO) choice model.
  • As Maastricht University, we offer various other excellent secondary employment conditions. These include a good pension scheme with the ABP and the opportunity for UM employees to participate in company fitness and make use of the extensive sports facilities that we also offer to our students.
  • A free sports subscription at UM SPORT.
  • Last but certainly not least, we provide the space and facilities for your personal and professional development. We facilitate this by offering a wide range of training programs and supporting various well-established initiatives such as 'acknowledge and appreciate'.

The terms of employment at Maastricht University are largely set out in the collective labor agreement of Dutch Universities. In addition, local provisions specific to UM apply. For more information, click here.

Maastricht University
Why work at Maastricht University?

At Maastricht University (UM), everything revolves around the future. The future of our students, as we work to equip them with a solid, broad-based foundation for the rest of their lives. And the future of society, as we seek solutions through our research to issues from all around the world. Our six faculties combined provide a comprehensive package of study programmes and research.

In our teaching, we use the Problem-Based Learning (PBL) method. Students work in small groups, looking for solutions to problems themselves. By discussing issues and working together to draw conclusions, formulate answers and present them to their peers, students develop essential skills for their future careers.

With over 22,300 students and more than 5,000 employees from all over the world, UM is home to a vibrant and inspiring international community.

Are you drawn to an international setting focused on education, science and scholarship? Are you keen to contribute however your skills and qualities allow? Our door is open to you! As a young European university, we value your talent and look forward to creating the future together.

Click here for more information about UM.

Working at Student Services Centre
The Student Services Centre (SSC) is the central contact point for all student services and helps students with a variety of issues related to studying and student life. For example, the SSC provides students with information on admission, registration, tuition fees and diploma recognition, but they can also go there for legal advice on study-related matters, career advice, a language course or help from a psychologist. In addition, the SSC offers all kinds of extracurricular activities such as a broad sports offer at the University Sports Centre, volunteering opportunities or lectures and workshops through Studium Generale. This way, the SSC offers students the opportunity to develop and enrich themselves in other areas besides their studies so that they can enter the job market with a broad-based knowledge, skills and competencies.

The direct contact with students and the variety of services, make the SSC a dynamic working environment. The SSC structurally cooperates extensively with faculties, other services centres within UM, students and external partners to support the student in the best possible way. More information about the SSC can be found here.

The UM SPORT department of the Student Service Center (SSC) at our Maastricht University organizes the sports program for students, staff, and alumni of Maastricht University and for students of Zuyd University of Applied Sciences. Through a varied sports offering of more than 60 different activities, 31 Student Sports Clubs, fun events, and student-friendly prices, a healthy and enjoyable sports experience is provided, with something for everyone. The international character of Maastricht University is also strongly present at UM SPORT, both among its members and its staff. Activities are mainly offered bilingually (in Dutch and English) so that they are accessible to everyone. The UM SPORT team consists of more than 120 employees: sports instructors, instructors, reception staff, and department team. Many of the employees are or were students at Maastricht University and all share a love for sport and exercise.

HEEP is the student badminton club of Maastricht! We are an international student association with various levels of badminton experience. In addition to our shared love for the sport, the association also makes time for fun. HEEP also organizes monthly activities and an annual members' weekend! For more information, visit:

Are you interested in this beautiful position but still have questions? Feel free to contact Mick Fleuren via for more information.

Or are you already convinced and want to become our new badminton trainer? Then apply now for this position. Send your motivation and CV, including copies of your relevant diploma(s), to

The application procedure includes an interview .

The vacancy is open for internal candidates only.

Maastricht University is committed to promoting and nurturing a diverse and inclusive community. We believe that diversity in our staff and student population contributes to the quality of research and education at UM, and strive to enable this through inclusive policies and innovative projects led by teams of staff and students. We encourage you to apply for this position.


Maastricht University (UM)


  • Support staff (clerical, administrative, facility)
  • max. 2 hours per week
  • €2693—€4103 per month
  • Secondary vocational higher level
  • 1107


Maastricht University (UM)

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Make sure to apply no later than 14 Jul 2024 23:59 (Europe/Amsterdam).