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Coach/Instructor

Location
Liverpool, Lancashire
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
19 Jul 2022
Worldwide Education are looking for an Coach/Instructor/PE Teacher in the Liverpool area, this exciting opportunity involves being responsible for leading fitness, sport, or dance/cheer/Zumba classes in a variety of settings e.g., Nurseries, Schools, Pre-School, community clubs, holiday clubs & parties for varying lengths of time. We also offer curriculum PE and Dance to Primary schools. Lesson plans & outline of skills & exercises to be covered during each term will be provided or discussed in advance to both the school and coach.

Sometimes the coach will be the only adult responsible for a group of up to 30 children, other times there may be support or teaching staff present.

Roles & Responsibilities

Ensure lessons are safe, fun, fair, accessible, well managed and enable pupils to enjoy a sense of achievement.
Follow Lesson Plans discussed/provided but have the ability to adapt sessions appropriately dependent on the needs of young people.
Always ensure acceptable pupil behaviour
Be aware of any relevant (fire, accidents, wearing of jewellery etc) school/nursery policy & procedures
arrive at classes at least 10 minutes before lessons begin to set up and prepare
Work to a high legal and ethical standard at all times, paying particular attention to Child Protection & Health & Safety. Adhere to all company policies & procedures.
Wear Full of Beans uniform at all times when taking classes, along with appropriate sports clothing and footwear. Long hair should be tied back
Feedback any issues following a class asap e.g., Unacceptable behaviour, accidents or near misses. We recommend all coaches write up summary notes after each lesson & record any incidents as these notes could be required at a later date
Keep attendance records for every class
Deliver healthy lifestyle messages within classes at appropriate times

Look after any equipment loaned to them by Full of Beans & ensure it is always well maintained and cleaned. Report any damages or losses asap.
Give at least a week's notice if unable to take a class (so we can find another instructor/coach)
Support the Director in establishing the Full of Beans Brand across the Wirral and North East, creating a positive image of the company.

PERSON SPECIFICATION

Essential:

To run a club on your own, you must hold an up-to-date Level 2 coaching qualification or similar with expertise and experience in an area of coaching & be able to provide evidence. We are particularly interested to hear from coaches who have experience in delivering multi-skills clubs to children.
A support coach must have an up-to-date Level 1 coaching qualification or equivalent with some experience of working with children.
A volunteer must have a clear CRB and proven interest in working with children through sport.
Provide copies of enhanced CRB certificates (the company will also usually apply for an enhanced CRB for regular coaches)
First Aid Qualification
Be able to provide at least 2 referees, one of which should include a previous employer
A minimum of 1 year working with children and a track record of inspiring young people to participate in sport and physical activity.
Full clean drivers' licence and own transportation.
Willingness & flexibility to work varying hours.
Excellent timekeeper.
Approachable with a positive attitude.
Good communicator, especially with children. Have the ability to communicate instructions and commands using clear, simply language and demonstrate activities by breaking tasks down into a sequence.
Be a responsible role model gaining the respect and trust of the people you work with.

Desirable:

Well organised and able to write progress reports
Keen to undertake further on-going professional development and keep up to date with new developments in sport and education.
Ability to work independently and as a member of a team.
Innovative, with a track record of devising resources and ideas to aid learning.
An understanding of equity issues in sport and promote fair play.

If you wish to find out more, please contact Worldwide Education on (phone number removed) or email (url removed)
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Details

  • Job Reference: 661979545-2
  • Date Posted: 19 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Worldwide Education
    Worldwide Education
  • Location: Liverpool, Lancashire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Permanent