Sports Coach Apprentice STEER SPORTS AND EDUCATION LTD

The role varies between shadowing experienced coaches, running lunch or after school clubs and also supporting at our Wraparound venues in Somerset and Exeter. We internally provide CPD opportunities to develop the coach further. This can include British Gymnastics qualifications, British Fencing, British Dodgeball as well as Premier activators

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Closing date: 14 Apr 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £9,360.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday (daily shifts vary and are to be confirmed).

    Total hours per week: 30

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    30 Jan 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Higher
    Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000226670

  • Positions

    3 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Shadowing senior coaches (completing observation documents)
  • Running lunchtime clubs
  • Eventually running own after school clubs and progressing onto curricular teaching

At Premier, we celebrate our strengths, so if the applicant has a particular sport that they enjoy or perform well in, we will utilise this in offering their expertise to schools and to train our own staff internally.

The training you will be getting

  • Level 4 Sports Coach - Knowledge, Skills and Behaviours

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Foundation degree (L5). Or internal progression such as Team Leadership, Venue Lead, Project Coordinator, Operations Manager, Assessor, Middle Leadership etc.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Physical fitness

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent GCSE's inc English & maths (Grade 9 to 4 (A* to C)) Essential

Things to consider

Applicants must be 18 years of age and have a driving licence, due to rural location of schools and expectation to travel between schools daily. Mileage will be paid

About the employer

Premier Education is a franchise group. There are around 200 franchises around the UK and we at Steer Sports own the territory rights to East Somerset, West Somerset and Exeter. Premier Education is the number 1 provider for school sports and school holiday care.

Employer

STEER SPORTS AND EDUCATION LTD

Address

17 WESTLAND WAY

CRANBROOK

EXETER

EX5 7GH

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Training

Training provider

BRIDGWATER AND TAUNTON COLLEGE

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

Sports coach

Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

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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