Kickstart - PE and Coaching Assistant

Job details
Posting date: 02 November 2021
Hours: Part time
Closing date: 07 January 2022
Location: Weston-Super-Mare, BS232TB
Company: DWP Kickstart Scheme
Job type: Temporary
Job reference: V0000273966

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To apply for this job, you must be claiming Universal Credit and 16 to 24 years old.

School Sports Teaching

This is an exciting opportunity to learn new skills and gain valuable work experience.

The PE and Coaching Assistants will plan and deliver sport sessions to pupils, both in school time and as part of after-school clubs. They will also contribute to the development of the extra-curriculum activities promoted by the institution.

They will support permanent staff to plan and deliver engaging sport and fitness sessions and will assist teachers with general classroom duties. They will advise pupils on how to stay fit and healthy. They will also provide administrative support as needed, reducing the pressure on teaching staff and teaching assistants.

School Sports Teaching is a sports teaching company who specialize in the delivery of curriculum PE as well as extra-curricular activities such as breakfast, lunch and after school clubs in a variety of sports. School Sports Teaching is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful candidates, this will be covered by the employer

To apply for the position, you will be required to fill in our application form. When we receive this, your application will be assessed and you will be considered for interview. You will hear back within one to two weeks. If you are not successful, you will be provided with feedback about how to improve your application next time.

Applicants will have excellent interpersonal skills, will be passionate about sport and fitness and will be able to engage with and inspire pupils and staff. They will be committed to enhancing pupils’ wellbeing. They will have an interest in a career in education, sport/fitness or wellbeing. The ideal applicants will be acquainted with a variety of sports/fitness activities. They will have previous experience in coaching and
first aid training

Core Hours 9 - 4:15 - Timings discussed with applicant

National Minimum Wage

Each employee will be given their own line manager to support on a day to day basis and act as a mentor. The mentor will be the full-time coach they are working alongside.

Employability training, such as CV writing, will be provided alongside the work experience and additional training in Safeguarding, First Aid, Child Protection and appropriate coaching courses.

School Sports Teaching is committed to monitoring carefully the development of the training programme.

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