Children's Activity Leader - coaching, sport development, activities

Fit for Sport
Felixstowe, Suffolk
£6.50 - £9/hour Up to £9 per hour + benefits
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Part Time
Exciting Opportunity Available to work in our Summer Holiday Camp in Felixstowe!

Location: Brackenbury Sports Centre (IP11 9JF)

Salary: £6.50 to £9.00 per hour (based on experience and qualifications)

Are you passionate and enthusiastic about sport?

Do you want a career where you can change children's lives through activity and promoting healthy lifestyle?

Do you want to join a market-leading company in coaching and sport?

Who are Fit For Sport?

Fit For Sport are the UK's leaders with 25 years' experience developing children's health and activity levels, by running a number of school and leisure centre services. We are dedicated to promoting healthy lifestyles to children and their families.

The job role:

• Plan delivery of programmes, activities and actions effectively using FFS systems and materials during Camp
• Motivating and inspiring children aged from 4 up to 12 year of age
• Engaging and liaising with parents and teachers regarding the progress of their children's activity
• Ensure the health and safety of children, clients and team at all times.
• Ensure children and clients receive the best possible service in line with company service standards.
• Lead the organisation and management of activities, actions and programmes within their function / service
• Deliver programmes, activities and actions within their function / service effectively
• Ensure site / team compliance with all policies and procedures

Requirements for the role:

• Experience working with children in a school or a leisure centre environment
• Be well organised and demonstrate leadership skills
• To be able to work effectively in teams and as an individual, always maintain a professional approach to work
• Be a positive role model at all times and have the ability to make learning and work fun
• Level 2 in Sports Coaching, Activity Leadership or Child Care (relevant routes accepted)
Passionate and enthusiastic about making a difference to children's lives

• Monday to Friday work with flexible hours
• 28 days paid holiday (including UK Bank Holidays) each year (pro rata for part timers)
• You'll have access to our pension & death in service schemes
• Discount on access to our services for your children if you have any!
• Company Uniform provided free of charge
• Our Accredited Training Academy with provide Training once in the role
• Opportunity to complete a Paediatric First Aid Course through Fit For Sport
• Access to a range of Professional Development Training, Including Core Modules such as
• Safeguarding Children and the Common Core
• We will pay to sign you up to the DBS Update Service