Apprentice Football Coach

SPORTSPLAYMOTION LTD

London, HA9 8NA

Closes in 17 days (Monday 5 August at 11:59pm)

Posted on 12 June 2024


Summary

The Coach will be responsible for supporting sports coaching sessions, managing different age groups. Working in schools, nurseries, parks and other institutions to deliver high quality sport provision.

Annual wage
£13,312 a year

Minimum wage rates (opens in new tab)

The pay may be negotiated and may rise after a probation period has been successfully completed.

Training course
Community activator coach (level 2)
Hours
Monday - Sunday, 9.00am - 7.30pm (its not a full 10 hr shift. Sessions are broken into 2hr sessions, 1.5 hr sessions)

40 hours a week

Possible start date

Sunday 15 September

Duration

1 Year 1 Month

Positions available

2

Work

As an apprentice, you’ll work at a company and get hands-on experience. You’ll gain new skills and work alongside experienced staff.

What you’ll do at work

  • Level 2 Community Activator Coach Apprenticeship Standard
  • Highfield Functional Skills Level 2 in maths and English (if necessary)
  • Bespoke training programme that meets the standard criteria and is suitable to the employer and the requirements for the role

Where you’ll work

Preston Manor School

Carlton Avenue East

Wembley

London

HA9 8NA

Training

An apprenticeship includes regular training with a college or other training organisation. At least 20% of your working hours will be spent training or studying.

College or training organisation

SPORT STRUCTURES EDUCATION COMMUNITY INTEREST COMPANY

Your training course

Community activator coach (level 2)

Equal to GCSE

Course contents
  • Planning and adapting sessions and activities that respond to customer feedback and encourage customers to develop a lifelong activity habit.
  • Coaching or leading pre-planned sport or physical activity sessions that are attractive to the target audience(s) and develop motivational relationships with customers.
  • Promoting a physical activity offer, (including but not exclusively) organised play and sport in the community which supports individuals on their behaviour change journey.
  • Working collaboratively with sports clubs and other community assets – including volunteers, public services, youth workers, the police and community champions.
  • Supporting customers to co-produce rewarding volunteering opportunities.
  • Supporting families to participate together in sport and physical activity.
  • Working effectively with customer insight to overcome individual, community and societal barriers to participation in physical activity and sport.
  • Contributing to the employer’s design of activities and services and practising the employer’s organisation’s values, policies and procedures.
  • Contributing to teams that deliver community events and festivals.
  • Supporting organisations to evaluate, develop and promote sessions and other opportunities such as outdoor group exercise and informal social play.
  • Maintaining personal safety and wellbeing, as well as that of customers.
  • Managing disruptive behaviours from individuals within the group setting.
  • Encouraging customers to be regularly active – both formally and informally – within sports clubs or leisure facilities including open-space.
  • Effectively using social media and technology, appropriately, to deliver targeted messages to identified customer groups for example children, teenagers, adults and older adults.
  • Effectively monitor and evaluate activities, sessions and projects using technology platforms to maintain accurate records and produce timely reports.
  • Your training plan

    This training plan has not been finalised. Check with this employer if you’ll need to travel to a college or training location for this apprenticeship.

    Requirements

    Essential qualifications

    GCSE or equivalent in:

    • Maths (grade 4)

    Desirable qualifications

    GCSE or equivalent in:

    • English (grade 4)
    • Sports coaching qualification (grade Level 1)

    Let the company know about other relevant qualifications and industry experience you have. They can adjust the apprenticeship to reflect what you already know.

    Skills

    • Communication skills
    • Organisation skills
    • Customer care skills
    • Problem solving skills
    • Logical
    • Team working
    • Creative
    • Initiative
    • Non judgemental
    • Patience
    • Physical fitness

    Other requirements

    The role is a flexible one and in this role individuals can expect to work varied and unsociable hours, including evenings / weekends, and during school holiday periods. It is unlikely individuals will undertake a regular daily work pattern or set of recurring tasks.

    About this company

    Established in 2019, SPM has built a reputation for quality and reliability. We offer a broad range of sport and physical activity services to nurseries, groups and schools across London. We work in close partnership with a number of different organisations such as P3 Charity. Our current workforce includes a number of qualified sports coaches. Improving the quality of our delivery is at the heart of all development work. Our drive is to make all the session we deliver of a good standard, whilst encouraging all staff to use their creativity to construct inspiring, engaging and challenging activity sessions for pupils. We are committed to providing training opportunities for all employees and regularly hold in-house sessions to share good practice and ideas. In addition employees are offered the chance to attend additional, relevant courses and workshops. SPM is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

    http://www.sportplaymotion.com (opens in new tab)

    After this apprenticeship

    • To gain full time employment

    Ask a question

    The contact for this apprenticeship is:

    SPORT STRUCTURES EDUCATION COMMUNITY INTEREST COMPANY

    Michael Cooper

    admin@sportsplaymotion.com

    07393313060

    The reference code for this apprenticeship is VAC1000256780.

    Apply now

    Closes in 17 days (Monday 5 August at 11:59pm)

    When you apply, you’ll be asked to sign in with a GOV.UK One Login. You can create one at the same time as applying for this apprenticeship.