Sports Authority of India (SAI) 2020 Jobs Recruitment. SAI has released official notification for the job openings of Assistant Coaches vacancies. Check the eligibility and notification prior to apply for the positions.

Closing date is on :- 05th July, 2020. 

No.of Posts and Vacancies :-

Assistant Coaches - 16 Posts

Job Location - New Delhi

Other Qualification Details :-

Fencing Association of India (FAI) is a National Sports Federation registered under the Societies Act 1860 and it operates jointly with Sports Authority of India (SAI), Government of India, Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports with the aim to promote and broad - base sports in the country. FAI desires to implement schemes/programmes for achieving excellence in sports in different disciplines at international level in order to establish India as a Fencing Sport power requires qualified and experienced Assistant Coaches in all three events (Foil, Epee and Sabre) in the discipline of Fencing to train/assist the Fencers for achieving excellence in National/Asian/Commonwealth/Olympic and other major international competitions.

1. Post: Assistant Coaches

2. No.of. Posts: 16

3. Educational Qualification: Graduate of any Discipline from a recognized university in India/abroad should be English Speaking and have working knowledge of English. Should have a Diploma in Fencing from Sports Authority of India or equivalent from a reputed university/institute of India/abroad AND Certificate course for International Fencers from a recognized Institution or from FAI/SAI . Should have deep understanding of Fencing sport and High Performance Sport Atmosphere.

4. Experience:Minimum Senior National Level Participation or Junior Level Medal. Minimum 5 of his trained Fencers should have represented in Senior / Junior / Sub Junior Levels at National Fencing Championships / Tournaments.  Minimum 3 years of work experience as a Fencing Coach in a reputed / recognized Fencing Training Institution .Should have worked in a club / Training Centre / Fencing Association or Equivalent for a minimum of 5 years combined.  Minimum Senior National Medalist or International Participation in “FIE” or equivalent as a Fencer. Should have good knowledge of his / her specific discipline (Epee or Sabre or Foil as the case may be). Should be able to maintain, handle and repair the Fencing Equipment. Should be physically fit to demonstrate the technique to the athletes while imparting training.

5. Salary: INR 75,000/- per month (all inclusive) as per SAI guidelines. However, in exceptional and deserving cases, the salary can be enhanced with the approval of Govt. of India, Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports.

Age: Should be below 60 years of age as on 1st June 2020. However, in exceptional cases, the Committee constituted by FAI jointly with SAI may take a decision based on credentials of the coach, if the age exceeds 60 years.


1. The Assistant Coach would be given specific task/targets to be achieved during the period of the contract.

2. Assistant Coach will be primarily posted at National Centres of Excellence in India and liable for transfer anywhere in India.

3. The Assistant Coach would provide his services at any place in India or abroad where so required by FAI and shall perform his duties, tasks and responsibilities as assigned to him by FAI to the satisfaction and in accordance with the directions of FAI.

4. FAI would utilize the services of the Assistant Coach to the fullest capability in accordance with his qualification and experience. 

5. FAI would utilize the services of the Assistant Coach for conducting practical training courses for Junior Coaches/ Referees / Judges Etc. Page 3 of 3 .

6. Assistant Coach would submit data analysis of all the national campers / probables prepared during the national coaching camps on quarterly basis and performance during each competition to FAI & SAI. 

7. FAI would be entitled to utilize the services of the Assistant Coach for training of athletes (seniors, Juniors & Sub-Juniors) from time to time, for academic purposes.

Address :-

FAI, Office Address: 107, Shanti Kunj Main, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi 110070

Selection Process :-

Selection Will be Based either Written Exam/Interview

Steps to Apply :-

Interested Coaches / Experts may send their complete curriculum vitae to:- Secretary General & CEO, Fencing Association of India at [email protected] and [email protected] Last date for receipt of applications: 5th July 2020. The same can be extended in case of unexpected / unforeseen circumstances.

Official Notification