Apprentice Community Activator Coach AAASPORTS LIMITED

AAAsports are one of the largest gymnastics and trampoline providers in the North of England. Working towards becoming a qualified gymnastics and/or trampoline coach, gaining experience of delivery with club and school environments, including festivals and events and learning administration skills including the use of numerous software applications

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Closing date: 28 Jun 2024

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

    Variable working pattern, generally working between 9.00am and 9.00pm. All breaks to comply with the terms of the Working Time Regulations and will be taken at mutually convenient times in accordance with the needs of the business. Exact shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 30.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Jul 2024

  • Date posted

    29 Nov 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    4 available

What you will do in your working day

AAAsports are one of the largest Gymnastics & Trampoline providers in the North of England, working with members of all ages and abilities, in addition to schools and youth groups.

Due to increased demand, we are looking for passionate and enthusiastic Apprentices to join our team. Successful candidates will experience a wide range of fun and challenging situations, in an apprenticeship position where no two days are ever the same!

This is an excellent opportunity to gain experience and qualifications within a coaching environment, with excellent future career opportunities with AAAsports beyond the initial apprenticeship, including full-time positions and additional qualifications for the right candidate.

  • Working towards becoming a qualified gymnastics and/or trampoline coach
  • Gaining experience of delivery with club and school environments, including festivals and events
  • Learning administration skills including the use of numerous software applications
  • Developing customer service skills and rapport building techniques with a variety of participants and spectators
  • Assisting with the setting up and derigging of equipment
  • Completing safeguarding training and maintaining a safe environment for everyone partaking in activities
  • Working with a varied team in numerous different roles throughout the business
  • Any other duties identified by your line manager that may occasionally arise

The training you will be getting

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

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Candidates who successfully complete the apprenticeship along with the additional coaching qualifications offered may be offered full-time employment with AAAsports in a variety of coaching and/or administration positions, in addition to further qualification opportunities through the AAAsports Coach Education Programme.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Presentation skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Patience, Physical fitness, A genuine interest in sports, Friendly & Approachable, Reliable & Punctual, Confident & Outgoing


GCSE or equivalent Any Subject (Grade 1) Desired

Things to consider

Able to pass an enhanced DBS check. Willing to gain additional qualifications in coaching, safeguarding and equality. Working hours vary each week, and can be from 9.00am to 9.00pm. This role will involve evening and weekend working. This role is very physical at times, including the setting up of equipment and the supporting of members. Our members come from a wide variety of backgrounds, including a range of disabilities.

About the employer

AAAsports is one of the largest Gymnastics and Trampoline providers in the North of England. Based from our dedicated centre in Sunderland, AAAsports delivers classes to hundreds of members each week across our main site, our satellite locations and our school delivery partners. AAAsports aim to deliver high quality classes to our members of all ages and abilities, providing enriching experiences for everyone and providing support to partners with festivals and competitions at local, regional and national level.




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Training provider


Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Apprenticeship standard

Community activator coach

Level 2 (GCSE)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications

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