Sports and Active Health Coach

  • Employer South Ribble Borough Council - Sport Development
  • Town / City Leyland
  • Job Type Full-time
  • Salary £19238 - £21745 per annum
  • Position Type 1 Year(s) Contract
  • Closing Date 11/01/2019
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We are seeking a highly motivated, experienced and enthusiastic PE

Teacher / qualified coach to join the Sports Development Team and make a real difference to the delivery of Physical Education across the borough. The experienced and qualified specialist will work alongside our team of Sports and Active Health Coaches and Bikeability Instructors, delivering on our comprehensive ‘Active Schools’ Coaching Programme.

The ‘Active Schools’ Coaching programme, is funded directly through local primary schools utilising their Sports Premium Funding. The specialist will be required to work alongside teaching staff to deliver quality physical education sessions during curriculum time, enhancing the schools provision of Physical Education, School Sport and Healthy Activities.

The specialist will also be responsible for running afterschool sports clubs and developing community sports sessions. They will need also to be aware of local opportunities available for young people to continue in their chosen activity outside of school.

We are looking for someone with experience of delivering across a range activities. A NGB level 2 qualification or QTS status will be essential.

The position is for term- time only and initially for 12 months. You will be required to be flexible in work hours and have the ability to operate at locations around the borough.

To obtain further details and apply online please visit our website www.southribble.gov.uk.  Alternatively you can telephone for an application pack on (01772) 625203.

For an informal chat please contact Suzanne Cubbon, Sports Development Officer on 01772 625383.

Closing date for applications is Friday 11th January 2019 at 12 noon.

Interviews will be held on Tuesday 22nd January 2019.

This post is subject to DBS clearance. We guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria.

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