Starting salary: FTE £29,873 (pro-rata - actual salary £4,980 per year based on 6 hours worked per week)
Job grade: Level 2, Zone 2
Work location: Talacre Community Sports Centre
Hours per week: 6 hours per week, including evenings and some weekends, term time
Contract type: Permanent
Closing date: Wednesday 24th August 2022 at 23:59
Interviews to be held: Week commencing 5th September
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Camden is building somewhere everyone can thrive, by making our borough the best place to live, work, study and visit. Because, we’re not just home to the UK’s fast-growing economy. We’re home to the most important conversations happening today. And we’re making radical social change a reality, so that nobody gets left behind. We are looking for a part-time Development Sports Coach to join our team and support our Girls Football development and competition programme.
This is an exciting opportunity to join the Camden Sport and Physical Activity Team to support children and young people develop and maintain positive attitudes to sport and build physical activity within their daily lives. We are committed to using sport to inspire, motivate, educate and improve the health and life chances of young people in Camden.
In this role you will be responsible for planning and leading positive girls football coaching sessions and managing participants in competitions/leagues, as well as carrying out effective session planning to meet the needs of the different groups you work with.
You will act as a positive role model to inspire, motivate and empower young people to realise their potential.
You’ll have relevant sports coaching qualifications which are a minimum level 2 national governing body award (Football Association) or equivalent and be working towards further developing your coaching qualifications.
You should have experience working with and coaching children within football and/or sports environments and of supporting children to participate in competitions and leagues.
You’ll also have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and be able to work with a range of different people including children, coaches, officials and parents/carers.
Our coaching sessions take place after-school and early evenings, and the leagues are evenings and weekends, so you’ll need to be able to work during these hours and be able to travel independently to different locations.
Excellent time-keeping and management skills are also required and most importantly you will be a positive role-model for young people. This is a great opportunity for the right person.
This is a great opportunity for the right person to join our team.
Please refer to the job profile for full details of the role.
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Inclusion and Diversity
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