Sport Coach (T2G148)



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

Job Location

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

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