This post is based in the Health and Sports Development team within Culture and Leisure Services. As part of the Health and Wellbeing section, the Health and Sports Development team is responsible for providing a sports development programme across the borough; delivering a sports and physical activity programme in conjunction with Public Health, organising and entering sports events including London Youth Games and Panathlon; supporting the development of clubs and volunteers and working with National Governing Bodies, clubs, the School Sports Collective and other partners to develop sports pathways for young people
Sports Coach/Activity Lead
In this role you will work as a coach or activity leader, on a casual basis, to assist the Health and Sports Development team deliver a programme of sport and physical activities. This includes activities such as school holiday sports programmes, events and project based work. Rates of pay depend on qualifications and experience
The post holder must hold at least one National Governing Body coaching award and have previous experience of coaching and organising activities. Experience of inclusive and disability sport would be an advantage.
Candidates who declare that they have a disability in accordance with the Equality Act 2010 and meet the essential criteria as specified in the Job Profile will be guaranteed an interview.
Priority consideration on all advertised roles will be given to London Borough of Havering Redeployees.
The London Borough of Havering is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable groups and expects staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Please be aware that a Disclosure and Baring Scheme (DBS) check will be required for any position with access to these groups under the provision of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.
Should you require any help or advice with your online application, please contact the Recruitment Help Desk on: 0203 373 0909.
For an informal discussion about the casual post, please contact Darrell Braiden on 01708 433406.
All applications must be made online. The closing date for the receipt of applications is 31st October2020.
You will be notified if your application has been successful. Interview dates are to be confirmed.