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Level 2 Community Activator Coach Standard Apprenticeship - PE and School based ST. JOSEPH'S COLLEGE READING TRUST

The Community Activator Coach will be responsible for supporting sports delivery and sport development programmes for St Joseph’s College.

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Closing date: 30 Jun 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual 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

    37.5 hours a week (predominately Mon – Fri) do need to be flexible for evening work.

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    13 Months

  • Possible start date

    04 Jul 2022

  • Date posted

    08 Apr 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Preparing and coaching sport and physical activity session
  • Promoting activities and projects during and after school
  • Working together with other members of the PE team
  • Working effectively with customer insight to overcome individual, community and societal barriers to participation
  • Contributing to teams that deliver community events and Holiday Clubs
  • Effectively using social media and technology to deliver targeted messages
  • Effectively monitor and evaluate activities, sessions and projects

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

  • Bespoke training programme that meets the standard criteria and is suitable to the employer and the requirements for the role
  • Level 2 Certificate in Supporting the Learning in PE and School Sport
  • OCR Functional Skills Level 2 in English and Maths (if necessary)

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • To gain full-time employment

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Analytical skills, Motivating participants, Time management, Observational skills, Plan and evaluate sessions, Use of Word and Excel


NVQ or SVQ Level 1 or equivalent NGB Sports Coaching Qualification (Grade Pass) Desired
NVQ or SVQ Level 2 or equivalent NGB Sports Coaching Qualification (Grade Pass) Desired
Other First Aid (Grade Pass) Desired
Other Sports Leaders Qualification (Grade Pass) Desired

Things to consider

The role will contain a significant amount of administrative work but will not be office based. It will be hard but exciting work supporting in the delivery of competitive sports to children of all ages in the company of highly skilled Sports Coaches and PE Teachers.

About the employer

Established in 1894, St Joseph’s College is an Independent, Co-educational Catholic Day School for children from 3 to 18. We offer a complete wrap around service for children 50 weeks of the year, including After School Clubs and Holiday Club in every school holiday for students from the College and Local community




64 Upper Redlands Road



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Training provider



Anthony Leggett

Apprenticeship standard

Community activator coach

Level 2 (GCSE)

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