Community Sports Coach
30 hours per week, evening work is essential.
Are you passionate about changing lives and inspiring others? The Sport and Recreation Team are looking for a new Active Halton Team member. The successful candidate will coach and tutor sessions to a range of ages and abilities, providing after school activity clubs, sport specific sessions and community sessions, such as, Couch to 5k. Sport and activity to enable people to have fun, make friends, be healthy and build stronger communities. Can you make a difference?
We need a person passionate and enthusiastic, with the ability to engage and inspire participants, someone to help others to be active. It is essential you understand and have experience of working with sports clubs and co-ordinating activity in and with the community.
You will have
- A level 2 sports coaching qualification or equivalent and experience of delivering sports coaching in the community
- Ability to travel independently across Halton to deliver activity sessions
- Excellent communication skills to convey a message or instruction
The successful candidate will be given every opportunity and encouragement to develop their skills and knowledge. Further work opportunities are available, dependant on experience and availability.
If you have a passion for working with the public you will enjoy this role and working in Halton.
We expect the role to involve regular travel, therefore the post holder must have a driving licence and access to a vehicle. Where necessary, reasonable adjustments will be made in accordance with the Equality Act 2010
For an informal discussion about this post, please contact Sue Lowrie (Sport and Recreation Manager) on 0151 511 8370.
Closing date for Applications is Sunday 26th September 2021
Interviews will be held on Tuesday 12th October (13th October may also be used at the discretion of the Sport and Recreation Manager, if additional capacity is required).
Please note interviews will be at the Frank Myler Pavilion, Liverpool Road, Widnes WA8 7DZ.
How to Apply
Please apply online via the link provided.
Please note, we do not accept CVs. Please fully complete the on-line application form.