Sport Tutor

  • Employer Sheffield United FC Community
  • Town / City Sheffield
  • Job Type Full-time
  • Salary £22000 - £25000 per annum
  • Position Type 12 Month(s) Contract
  • Closing Date 21/05/2021
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Sheffield United Community Foundation is seeking to recruit an enthusiastic and well- qualified Tutor to deliver FE & HE Sport courses. This vacancy is open to newly qualified as well as experienced teachers.

You will be working in a professional football club environment, utilising state of the art facilities. You will have the opportunity to demonstrate outstanding teaching to our BTEC students who are studying at our Football & Education Academy as well as tutoring on our Foundation Degree programme. You are expected to plan and deliver engaging lessons in the classroom, sports lab and sporting field. In addition, you will be responsible for assessing learners’ work in accordance to the awarding body guidelines.

As an employed member of staff at Sheffield United Community Foundation you will be entitled to statutory holidays that include bank holidays as well as adopting a flexible working policy. You will be required to teach a maximum of 24 hours, attend regular meetings, be part of learner enrichment programmes as well as manage your own time efficiently to plan, prepare and assess.

About Sheffield United Community Foundation:

Sheffield United Community Foundation is a charity working in the areas of sports participation, education, health and social inclusion.

Our Mission  

Our mission is to provide equal opportunities to help develop personal skills, promote health and well-being, improve academic achievement and inspire people to unlock their potential.

Football Education Academy 

Sheffield United Community Foundation Football & Education Academy are a bespoke, high quality Education and Training provider specialising in the delivery of accredited sports-based qualifications in further and higher education. Our aim is to prepare students for a successful career in the football and wider sports industries.

We offer a very stimulating curriculum to all our learners. As part of the learning environment we offer state of the art ICT equipped classrooms utilising modern technology and offering each learner their own personal virtual classroom platform. Practical lessons are at Sheffield United Community Foundation facilities which boasts excellent football pitches, AstroTurf as well as a gymnasium. In addition, within our programmes of study we welcome professional guest speakers such as first team players and staff as well as organised trips and visits.

High level summary:

Term: 12 Month fixed term

Salary: 22-25K

Start Date:  1st September 2021

Closing date: Friday 21st May 2021

Interviews: Week commencing 1st June 2021

To Apply: please complete our application form and send to

A job description and guidance on how to apply can be found on our website www.sufc-

Please note that all suitable candidates will be subject to satisfactory references and Enhanced DBS procedures.

We welcome applications from applicants with disabilities, groups of minority, and don’t discriminate against any age groups.

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