Intermediate Activity Leadership - PE & School Sport Apprenticeship. Christopher Joiner and Christopher Hunt

The PE & School Sport Apprentice will be responsible for assisting the planning, preparation and delivery of high quality PE and sport provision to children and young people in an education and community environment. All candidates must be comfortable with delivering a variety of different sports and developing into a PE Specialist.

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Closing date: 03 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

    The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.
    Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.
    The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

  • Working week

    30 hours a week (predominately Mon – Fri)

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    14 Sep 2017

  • Date posted

    03 Apr 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

The PE & School Sport Apprentice will be responsible for:

  • Assisting with the planning and preparation of PE & sport provision
  • Assisting with the delivery of high quality PE and sport provision to children and young people in an education and community environment
  • Evaluating sessions to recognise and develop improvements
  • All candidates must be comfortable with delivering a variety of different sports and developing into a PE Specialist.
  • To undertake such other duties as may be appropriate to achieve the objectives of the post, and to assist the organisation in the fulfilment of its overall objectives, commensurate with the post holders contract

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • The ability to motivate participants
  • Effective communication skills
  • Ability to create a learning and progressive environment for participants
  • Use time efficiently and effectively
  • Observe and analyse
  • Plan and evaluate sessions
  • Use of Word and Excel.

Personal qualities

  • Approachable;
  • Trustworthy;
  • Adaptable;
  • Organised;
  • Reliable

Qualifications required

The following are not required however please let us know if you have one of them:

  • Level 1 NGB Sports Coaching Qualification in any sport
  • Sports Leaders Qualification
  • First Aid Qualification

Future prospects

Gain Full Time Employment

Things to consider

The role will entail coaching, planning and an element of paper work. You will be expected to obtain additional coaching qualifications.

About the employer

Kits Academy is an independent sports services company based in Rugby founded in 2007. From humble beginnings the business has continued to grow to be one of the market leaders in the Midlands area. We operate in various towns and cities including Coventry, Rugby, Redditch, Leicester, Birmingham, Daventry, Southam, Nottingham, Derby, Kettering, Milton Keynes, Northampton, Wolverhampton, Warwick, Kenilworth and Leamington. The services we offer include School PE lessons, extended services programmes, nursery/pre-school sessions, in a wide range of sports and activities. Holiday clubs span all days in between academic periods to keep children active. Whether it’s archery, handball, cheerleading, football, cricket, dance, arts & crafts, hockey, tennis or any of our other activities. We provide exciting, fun and informative programmes that suit children of all ages. We are committed to providing training opportunities for all employees and regularly hold in-house sessions to share good practice and ideas. In addition employees are offered the chance to attend additional, relevant courses and workshops. Kits Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.


Christopher Joiner and Christopher Hunt


18 Wesley Road



CV21 4PG

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Training provider

  • 1st4sport Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Activity Leadership
  • 1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Supporting Learning in Physical Education and School Sport
  • 1st4sport Level 2 Award in Employment Awareness in Active Leisure and Learning
  • OCR Functional Skills in Maths and English if necessary.

Apprenticeship framework

Activity Leadership

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by SPORT STRUCTURES EDUCATION COMMUNITY INTEREST COMPANY


Leah Brown 07917 388 173

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Closing date: 03 Sep 2017