Primary PE Apprenticeship



Closes today at 11:59pm

Posted on 26 June 2024


An exciting apprenticeship with a sports coaching company based in the Berkshire/Surrey area working in primary schools delivering school PE and after-school clubs. Apprentices will have the chance to learn from and work with experienced PE teachers delivering a variety of PE lessons and sporting clubs.

Annual wage
£9,984 a year

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

Training course
Community activator coach (level 2)
Monday to Friday between 7.30am and 4.30pm.

30 hours a week

Possible start date

Thursday 5 September


1 Year 3 Months

Positions available



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

  • Apprentices will gain a qualification to get a Level 2 community activator award
  • Functional Skills in maths and English, if required 
  • There may also be opportunities to enroll on National Governing body courses such as The FA and RFU
  • All additional training will be funded by In2Sport

Where you’ll work




RG12 1RP


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


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.


    Desirable qualifications

    GCSE or equivalent in:

    • English (grade 4)
    • Physical Education (grade 4 or higher)

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


    • Communication skills
    • IT skills
    • Organisation skills
    • Team working
    • Creative
    • Initiative
    • Physical fitness

    Other requirements

    The vacancy will involve working both outdoors and indoors as an assistant PE teacher

    About this company

    In2Sport are a dedicated sports coaching company, that pride themselves on delivering a personalised, professional and enjoyable service. We put those we are coaching at the heart of what we do. Our fully qualified and DBS checked coaches, are able to use their extensive experience to not only enhance your child’s sporting talents, but boost their confidence, improve teamwork and build a lifelong love of sport! (opens in new tab)

    After this apprenticeship

    • Upon successful completion of the apprenticeship, candidates may have the opportunity to continue their work in primary schools and teach PE in a variety of settings

    Ask a question

    The contact for this apprenticeship is:

    IN2SPORT 2020 LTD

    David Forde

    01344 609934

    The reference code for this apprenticeship is VAC1000260634.

    Apply now

    Closes today at 11:59pm

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