Apprentice Sports Coach (wok) KNIGHTS GROUP LIMITED

Apprenticeships mix on-the-job training with classroom learning. They provide you with the skills you need for your chosen career that will also lead to nationally recognised qualifications. As an apprentice, you earn while you learn and receive other benefits as well.

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Closing date: 30 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £105.00

    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

    Mon-Fri

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Nov 2017

  • Date posted

    13 Jul 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001275846

  • Positions

    1 available

The Role:

The Apprenticeship will see you working alongside our senior coaches and here you will build your understanding of the skills required to deliver practical sessions, across a range of sports, to primary school children and in a variety of services such as PE lessons, breakfast clubs, after school clubs and holiday clubs.

The types of duties you will undertake in the workplace include:

  • Supporting tutors to lead coaching sessions
  • Setting up sessions
  • Planning and preparing sessions
  • Preparing equipment
  • Delivering coaching sessions
  • Administration tasks

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Organised 
  • Good attention to detail 
  • Willing to contribute ideas 
  • Excellent customer services skills
  • Excellent telephone/communication skills
  • Good at problem solving

Personal qualities

  • Enthusiastic 
  • Energetic 
  • Good communicator 
  • Confident
  • Highly organised
  • Reliable

Qualifications required

GCSE Grades A-C in English, Math’s and ICT or equivalent is preferred but not essential as full training will be delivered.

Future prospects

On completion of this apprenticeship there are excellent career prospects for the right person to progress within the company.

Things to consider

From April 2017, The National Minimum Wage (NMW) rate for apprentices is £3.50 per hour. This applies to 16-18-year-old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other apprentices, the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. The Minimum Wage for Apprentices applies to time spent on the job plus time spent training.

About the employer

Knights Training Academy deliver a diverse range of training solutions such as Apprenticeships. We take great pride in our apprenticeship completion rates and take a careful approach and pre-plan based on candidates profile to enhance an enjoyable learning journey. We aim to inspire our candidates from start to finish.

Employer

KNIGHTS GROUP LIMITED

Address

Acorn House

Longshot Lane

Bracknell

RG12 1RL

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Additional location information

Due to the nature of the role, successful candidates will need to have a full UK driving licence and use of a car as the role location varies from day to day.

Training provider

Level 2/3 diploma or certificate incorporating an NVQ, where evidence will be gathered to build a portfolio showing your competency within the role, Functional Skills to include Maths, English and IT (depending on award and previous qualifications) where a tested part will be completed and you will complete a Technical Certificate to underpin your knowledge of working in the sector, this also comes with a tested part.

Apprenticeship framework

Activity Leadership

Training provider

KNIGHTS TRAINING ACADEMY LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by KNIGHTS GROUP

Contact

Chris Billingham 07854888812 chris@knightsltd.co.uk


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Closing date: 30 Oct 2017