Lead Community Football Coach

  • Employer Peabody
  • Town / City London
  • Job Type Full-time
  • Salary £23961 per annum
  • Closing Date 14/02/2019
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Do you have what it takes to become a part of the Sporting Club Thamesmead Sports Development Team?

Are you the right person to join our team?

We are looking for a reliable, punctual and enthusiastic coach that is able to lead in the delivery of a range of different sport and activity sessions to children and young people.

They must demonstrate a professional, hardworking and positive attitude at all times, as well as display excellent communication and timekeeping skills.

An exciting new opportunity has arisen at the Sporting Club Thamesmead on a 12 month fixed term contract.

Skills/experience required:


  • Strong experience of coaching in the sports field.
  • Demonstrable experience of working with young people between the ages of 3-19yrs.
  • Organising/leading programmes of sports activities.
  • An adept communicator across all levels with the ability to persuade, influence and listen to others.
  • Enthusiastic, reliable and flexible team player with high expectations of self and others.
  • Able to work under pressure, on own initiative and constantly seek to improve.
  • Good general fitness.


  • Full clean driving licence and use of own car.
  • Knowledge of the school PE National Curriculum.

Qualifications required:


  • Level 2 Award in Coaching Football
  • Must hold relevant sports qualifications that relate to specific sports delivery, at least level 1 or equivalent
  • Emergency First Aid


  • Sports qualifications that relate to specific sports delivery, level 1/2 or equivalent
  • FA Youth Module 1 Award
  • FA Youth Module 2 Award

 The successful applicant will need to be subject to a background disclosure check by the Disclosure and Barring Services (DBS) before any appointment can be confirmed.

If you experience any technical issues or you have any questions please email recruitment@peabody.org.uk quoting job title and reference number in the subject line.

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