Sports Coach Apprentice CNS SPORTS STARS LTD

An exciting opportunity for an apprentice sports coach to work in a growing organisation. The job will include working in various primary schools at breakfast, lunch and after school clubs alongside PE lessons. There will also be opportunities to work on football and multi sport camps in school holidays.

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Closing date: 26 Jun 2023

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

    Monday - Friday - various hours depending on the role. Saturday 9.00am - 12.00pm. Shifts to be confirmed for the successful applicant.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Jul 2023

  • Date posted

    18 Apr 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

You may be required to work in the following locations:

  • Hetton Le Hole
  • Tanfield
  • Brandon
  • Murton
  • Houghton Le Spring
  • Newton Aycliffe

Daily responsibilities will be:

  • Support lead coaches at sports sessions and PE lessons in schools
  • Support lead coaches at evening and weekend football sessions
  • Work on sports camps in school holidays
  • Help with setting up and clearing away activities
  • Support pupils in developing their sports skills

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

  • All training to take place at the employer's premises
  • Full Community Activator Level 2 Standard

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Possibility of a full time position with CNS Sports Stars
  • Progress to a further coaching qualifications post 16 or FE

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 9-4 or A*-C) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 9-4 or A*-C) Essential

Things to consider

This will involve some early starts (8am) and later finishes some nights of the week (7pm).

About the employer

CNS work across Sunderland and County Durham. We work in over 7 primary schools and deliver sports camps across the region. Our main football provision is based out of Hetton School on an evening and weekend.






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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Community activator coach

Level 2 (GCSE)

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