Netball Coach, Self-employed

Recruiter
SEVENOAKS SCHOOL
Location
Sevenoaks
Posted
14 Jan 2019
Closes
25 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The Role

We are seeking to appoint experienced part-time, term-time only, Netball Coaches working from January to July 2019 on a self-employed basis. There may also be the additional opportunity of supporting Skills Development Camps during the school holidays.

Reporting To
This role will report to the Sports Performance & Programme Manager.

Working Hours

The workings hours will depend on the team being coached. Exact working hours and dates will be agreed with the successful applicant in advance but are likely to be:

Coaching 4 afternoon sessions a week (2 hours per session) including on school Saturdays (up to 25 a year) plus two after school training session a week (2 hours per session).

Key Duties

  • To be present at scheduled coaching/training sessions.
  • To deliver excellent and innovative training in accordance with recognised standards
  • To ensure all activities are conducted in accordance with the Health & Safety and Child Protection policies laid down by both Sevenoaks School, the PE Department and the Sennocke Centre.
  • To ensure satisfactory conduct of pupils during the instruction periods.
  • To offer feedback to the Sports Performance Manager or Director of PE and Sport on the progress of pupils.
  • To accompany school sports teams to away fixtures.

Personal Specification:

Qualifications

  • Netball coaching/officiating qualifications. (Essential)
  • Postgraduate qualification (or working towards) in a related field; sport, education, leisure or coaching. (Desirable)

Experience

  • Preference will be given to candidates with coaching experience in other sports played at the school. (Desirable)
  • A proven track record of demonstrating an understanding of protocols, safety systems and regulatory requirements in a number of sports/disciplines. (Essential)
  • Experience of planning and running training sessions. (Essential)
  • Involvement with a regional or national performance programme / team. (Desirable)
  • An innovative and adaptive approach to sports coaching. (Essential)
  • Strong IT and administrative skills. (Essential)

Attributes

  • Dynamic, engaging and able to compel change. (Essential)
  • Ability to develop strong relationships with all stakeholders including pupils, staff and parents. (Essential)
  • Creative and resourceful with a strong attention to detail. (Essential)
  • Organised, innovative and proactive. (Essential)

Rate of Pay

The current rate of pay offered is between £17 and £25 per hour. In addition, payment for travelling to and from matches is available where this takes place outside of normal working hours.

For full details please see attached job description.

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