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Community Coach Activator Level 2 Apprenticeship SHINE SPORTS COACHING LIMITED

Deliver Shine's sports coaching programme including administration, planning, delivery and promotional tasks. Assist with all activities, development squads, holiday clubs as well as taking on practical duties including preparation of sports equipment and resources in readiness for sessions.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 26 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Mon - Fri, times TBC.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    65 weeks

  • Possible start date

    02 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    09 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    8 available

  • Represent the Company in a positive and professional manner at all times including excellent punctuality, wearing of company branded clothing and liaising with children, school staff and parents efficiently and positively
  • Initially, follow the session plans as provided by the head of the area you are employed in. With experience over time be involved with the development of the session plans
  • Deliver structured coaching sessions at an excellent standard that enable children's learning and development whilst having fun in a safe environment
  • Evaluate and analyse the success of the coaching sessions undertaken by the team and suggest areas of improvement to the relevant coach
  • Assist the Head of Apprentices with administrational tasks connected with the delivery of a session (e.g. collect and record fees and accurately mark the attendance register as necessary)
  • Assist with the planning and delivery of sporting themed events
  • Prepare and maintain the Company's sports equipment and coaching resources ensuring the relevant equipment is ready for use by the Shine coaching team each day
  • Read, sign and adhere to the Company's Policies & Procedures at all times
  • Ensure you, as a contracted member of staff, read and adhere to the standards and expectations of employees as detailed in the staff handbook at all times
  • When required undertake other duties as reasonably directed

At Shine Sports Coaching you will be working towards a Community Coach Activator Level 2 Standard over the course of 15 months.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good level of numeracy and literacy skills
  • Good communication skills

Personal qualities

  • Enthusiasm
  • Interest in Sport
  • Flexibility within your role
  • Excellent team player
  • Ability to work under own initiative
  • Professional conduct and attitude at all times
  • A great attitude to learn and develop yourself

Desired qualifications

None required. 

Ability to drive would be helpful but is not essential.

Future prospects

Development into a career in Sports Coaching.

Things to consider

Travel between sites, must enjoy working with and inspiring children Working outdoors in all weathers, own transport would be helpful but not essential, working at different locations requires adaptability and confidence.

About the employer

We are SHINE* and we are proud of what we do and how much we make a difference to so many people’s lives. We are inclusive, supportive and professional in everything we offer. Here is a little overview of just some of the great parts that make up Shine... Since our launch in 2011, Shine Wraparound Care Limited quickly established itself as one of the South West's leading sports coaching and childcare companies with a deserved reputation for delivering professional, reliable and affordable services to schools, parents and children alike.




CO St Ursula-E-Act Academy Bristol

Brecon Road



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Lifetime Training Ltd


  • Level 2 Community Activator Coach Apprenticeship
  • Functional Skills in English and maths

Apprenticeship standard

Community activator coach

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 26 Oct 2021