sports coach in blackburn

08 November 2018
alex byrne, randstad education
job type
£ 65 - £ 75 per day
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blackburn, north west
sub specialism
job type
working hours
£ 65 - £ 75 per day
Non Teaching
reference number
alex byrne, randstad education
01772 259966
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job description

Are you looking for a new opportunity teaching sports to children?

Maybe you have a sports coaching qualification and you are yet to use it?

Do you want to work with children at a well led secondary school in Blackburn supporting the delivery of their PE curriculum?

If so, this is the position for you!

We are looking for someone in the Blackburn area with previous experience of teaching or instructing children to work alongside the school's PE department to assist with the delivery of the curriculum to the children. You will be expected to work term time depending on the school's needs. You will work with supportive teachers and children from a variety of backgrounds.

Benefits of the position:

* Support provided from well established PE teachers
* Opportunities to deliver your own PE sessions
* The Freedom to teach the essential skills your way.
* Access to a wide variety of resources and state of the art facilities.
* Opportunities to cover across other subject areas
* Free parking on site

The school has suggested to us that the main responsibilities will include:

* To assist the teachers covering both KS3 and KS4
* To help with delivering the PE schemes of work that meets the requirements of KS3/4
* To set an example to students and be a role model
* Prioritise and manage your time effectively
* To maintain excellent behaviour management and follow the school's policies
* Work as part of a team and provide feedback where necessary

Requirements for the role:

* Should have a relevant coaching qualification or experience working with young people in a group setting.
* Have a passion for working with young people
* The ability to deliver inspirational, encouraging and engaging group sessions
* Strong presence when speaking in front of the children
* Always be willing to develop themselves in order to positively impact the lives of students.

If you have the ability to inspire pupils and colleagues, have excellent communication skills and have previous experience of working with children, then this could be the role for you. The school will welcome you as part of their team and you will be required


building rapport with children

educational requirements

high school