Barnet FC Foundation - Football Coach - Primary Schools Delivery

£15.00 - £25.00 hourly
  • Barnet FC Foundation
  • Hybrid (North London, Harrow, Barnet)
  • 19 Jun, 2024
Sessional Coaching

Job Description

Barnet FC Foundation - Football/Sports Coach - Sessional Coaches


Barnet FC Foundation are seeking  sessional and part-time sports coaches to prepare and deliver high quality, coaching sessions as part of our ‘Bees in the Community’ programme at a variety of locations across Harrow and Barnet. The role will include football based outdoor PE delivery, after school football or multi-sports clubs, Barnet FC Foundation Soccer School sessions, holiday camps, and occasional match day events at The Hive, home of Barnet FC. This role primarily involves coaching children aged 4 up to 15 years old.

Barnet Football Club welcome applications from anyone regardless of age, disability, race, colour or ethnic and national origins, religion or belief, or sexual orientation. 

Barnet FC Foundation offers: 

  • A clear strategy to create opportunities for the local community to engage through the power of football 

  • A world class training centre that supports the club’s ambition to provide excellent facilities for all levels of participant from grassroots to international teams 

  • A Foundation that is determined to create opportunities to help enhance the lives of people in its local community through football, education, employment, health and social inclusion programmes 

Key Responsibilities 


  • Delivery of the Barnet FC Foundation funded projects – PE/Outdoor sports in primary schools in Harrow and Barnet 

  • Delivery of after school football club sessions, holiday camps and Saturday soccer school sessions as directed by the Foundation coaching guidelines 

Personal Attributes 

  • Organised - well prepared and delivers to a consistently high standard 

  • Reliable - be able to commit to scheduled programmes and to be punctual 

  • People skills - good communicator, friendly, approachable, positive attitude 

  • Values & respects others, builds relationships, collaborates, and works well within a team environment 

  • Energy and enthusiasm - inspires and motivates all participants 

  • Builds relationships with key stakeholders – schools, parents etc, strives to deliver the highest standard of service as possible 

  • Able to work independently, showing initiative, taking responsibility, and thinking logically 


  • Understand and comply with the Club’s health and safety procedures 

  • Promote, adhere to, and implement the Club’s Equality & Diversity Policy 

  • Attend Foundation coaching CPD in-service training events as required  


Skills & Experience  


Previous experience of delivering outdoor PE/Football in a primary school setting 

Level 2/UEFA C qualification in coaching football or equivalent in another outdoor sport

Current FA First Aid Qualification

Current FA Safeguarding Children Qualification



Driving License & own vehicle 

Level 3 qualification in Supporting the Delivery of PE, School Sport and Physical Activity

A previous full-time role working in primary schools PE delivery

Job Type: Sessional basis - Up to 16 hours per week

Salary: Range £15 to £25 per hour Dependent on relevant experience and qualifications


DBS Disclaimer & Right to Work Check 

Safeguarding is fundamental to the success in all that we do. Successful candidates will undergo the following pre-employment checks prior to a start date being confirmed. 

  1. Satisfactory right to work in the UK. 

  1. Satisfactory written references (one must be from the most recent/current employer); 

  1. Criminal record check’ (Enhanced DBS with Child/Adult Barring) 

  1. Evidence of professional qualifications and education (where appropriate) 

  1. Evidence of any Safeguarding training or certification (where appropriate) 

All employment offers are conditional and based on the information being provided. 

Please send a CV and brief cover letter explaining why you think you are the right person for this role to:

* Successful applicants will be contacted within 48 hours of making an application. Unfortunately, we are unable to respond to all applicants