Football & Multi Sport Coach - Wandsworth, London

  • Enable Leisure and Culture
  • Wandsworth, London, UK
  • 07 May, 2024
Full time Coaching Soccer Coach

Job Description

Football & Multi Sport Coach - Wandsworth, London

We are looking for a enthusiastic and capable Football & Multi Sport Coach to join our Leisure team at Enable!

Under the guidance of the Sports and Physical Activity Officer, this person will be responsible for planning and delivering, fun and engaging physical activity sessions for varying age groups in a school setting. This will involve visiting schools and different sites in and around the borough of Wandsworth.

About Enable

Enable is a charity dedicated to improving people's wellbeing and strengthening local communities. Core to our work is the development of strong working relationships with councils, charities and other organisations to deliver, health leisure and community services and events that enrich people's lives.

Reports to: Sports and Physical Activity Officer

Based: Wandsworth

Hourly Rate: £18.81 (£21.00 Inclusive of A/L)

Contract: Casual (5-15 hours per week)

DBS: Enhanced Check

Job Purpose

  • The purpose of this role is to deliver high quality physical activity based sessions to young people in Wandsworth, encouraging participation and the improvement of playing standards and sportsmanship.
  • You must be able to embed yourself into schools in order to deliver Key Stage 1 and 2 PE to a high standard. Ensuring that you work within the National Curriculum and school and Enable policies.
  • Plan, prepare and evaluate coaching sessions on a regular basis and identify and adopt effective teaching approaches to Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2.
  • Provide regular communication to the responsible Sports and Physical Activity Officer with details of the attendance and progress of the sessions.
  • Attend and contribute to meetings/development time as required.
  • It is essential that this role complies with Health and Safety legislation, to ensure safe working practices of all staff, public and contractors in his/her working environment, in accordance with Enable’s safety arrangements, policies and codes.

You are

  • Reliable and dependable to ensure all sessions are delivered as scheduled and on time
  • Energetic and enthusiastic with an ability to engage participants and tailor sessions depending on the participants needs
  • Able to regularly travel inside of the Borough, ideally using a sustainable method of transport
  • Available for evening and weekend work when required and this is subject to seasonal variations
  • Keen to contribute to and take part in regular continuous professional development to meet the demands of the role
  • Where required complete any other duties needed to support the Sport and Physical Activity Team including contacting schools and other organizations to establish new sessions.