Sports Coach

Fit for Sport
London (Greater)
12 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Sports Coach - activity leader, PE curriculum, coaching, sport development, activities, childcare, arts and crafts Exciting Opportunity Available for a Sports Coach/Activity Leader in West London! 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? Sports Coach Benefits: - 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! - Access to the cycle to work scheme - Company Uniform provided free of charge - Our Accredited Training Academy with provide Training once in the role which includes training on the job and a Level 2 Activity Leadership Qualification - 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 - Opportunity to work on Fit For Sport Holiday Camps - Experience of working with a well-established company with a clear pathway to progress with Fit For Sport The Sports Coach job role: - Plan delivery of programmes, activities and actions effectively using FFS systems and materials - Motivating and inspiring children aged from 4 up to 11 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 Sports Leader 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 1/2 in Sports Coaching, Activity Leadership or Child Care (relevant routes accepted) - A valid DBS is required (which can be obtained if successful in the role) - Passionate and enthusiastic about making a difference to children’s lives 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. Hours of Work: fixed hour contract 20-25 hours a week, Monday to Friday (between 7.30am – 18.30pm) This is an exciting opportunity to join our amazing Team