Job Location

Pacesetter Sports & Wellbeing The Old Parlour & The Old Diary Lamport Manager Northampton NN6 9HF

Job Description

Pacesetter operate in various sectors including sports coaching and wellbeing. The company currently works in 120 primary schools with anything from 1 to 28 weekly sessions in each. Our ethos is that sport and healthy living should be accessible by all.
The role contributes to the sports coaching section of the company; however, there are plenty of opportunities for cross selling across both sectors.
The role involves carrying out a weekly programme of multi-sports coaching sessions in primary schools.
Duties & Responsibilities:
·         Coaching a range of sports
·         Planning progressive, thought provoking and fun, structured sessions
·         Keeping organised with registers and attendance
·         Managing each session to ensure it runs smoothly
·         Dealing with any disciplinary problems
·         Building good relationships with parents
Level 1 or Level 2 NGB Coaching Qualification (essential)
A* - C in GCSE English and Maths (essential)
Full, clean driving licence (essential)
Up to date Frist Aid qualification (desirable)
Child Protection/Safeguarding qualifications (desirable) 

Personal Attributes

  • Proven experience in a range of sports, able to pass on that knowledge in a mature, concise and professional manner to both pupils and teachers and when required, control and discipline a large class in line with school's behaviour policies
  • Capable of communicating with and developing the skill levels of children, becoming someone that they look up to
  • An organised individual who can manage their time effectively and efficiently
  • Possess good relationship development skills for ongoing repeat business and relationships with colleagues
  • Comfortable with Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Comfortable with driving on a daily basis
  • A health-conscious individual who prides themselves on their fitness
  • A team player
  • English language and phone manner are of a standard capable of communicating professional with key decision makers

Client Job Title

Operations Director

Graduate Degree

Sports Coaching


•First Aid (desirable) •Current DBS check (desirable)• Child Protection/Safeguarding (desirable)

Skills /abilities/ competencies

Ability to contribute individually and lead, manage, or participate in cross-functional teams
Excellent presentation skills
Pays attention to detail

Start Date

18th February 2020