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Working With Pacesetter

If you feel that you would bring something to our company, we would love to hear from you.

If you would like to apply for any of our job opportunities below, please send your CV and a covering letter to info@pacesettersports.co.uk.

We look forward to considering you as an addition to our strong Pacesetter team.

APPRENTICESHIP MULTI SPORTS COACH

PURPOSE OF THE JOB

The successful candidate will be joining Pacesetter at a very exciting time. We operate mainly in the primary education sector delivering services including sports coaching and wellbeing. The company currently works in over 50 primary schools and nurseries delivering close to 400 sessions each week. Our ethos is that sport and healthy living should be accessible by all. The role involves carrying out a weekly programme of multi-sports coaching sessions in primary schools throughout term time as before-school clubs, lunchtime clubs, after school clubs and holiday clubs (within school holidays).

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Carry out a weekly programme of multi-sports and gymnastics coaching sessions (pre-school / lunchtime / after-school clubs).
  • Coaching up to 30 children per class in a controlled manner without supervision.
  • Coaching a range of sports.
  • Planning progressive, thought provoking, technically correct sessions.
  • Keeping organised with registers and attendance.
  • Managing each session to ensure it runs smoothly.
  • Collecting payments and chasing debts.
  • Dealing with any disciplinary problems.
  • Advertising and marketing courses.
  • Networking with schools and building good relationships with parents.

TRAINING AVAILABLE

  • Level 2 Dodgeball Course
  • Food Hygiene
  • Paediatric First Aid Training
  • Safeguarding Training
  • Behaviour Management.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Level 1 qualified coaching qualification (essential)
  • Prior experience of coaching (essential)
  • Driving licence and a car to drive (essential)
  • Must be confident and competent enough to run clubs unsupervised from the start
  • Strong work ethic, respectful & happy to follow instructions

CONTRACT & HOURS

  • 1-year apprenticeship contract with the option to become a full-time coach
  • Working hours 8am-4.45pm OR 9am-5.45pm Monday-Friday
  • Laptop/iPad, clothing and coaching equipment is provided
  • 20 days holiday to be taken during school holidays
  • Contract length: 12 months
  • Salary: £13,000 - £16,000 per year

 

TO APPLY FOR THIS ROLE, PLEASE SEND YOUR CV & A COVERING LETTER TO info@pacesettersports.co.uk