Job Description

Community Sports Coach - Bristol

Community Sports Coach - Bristol

  • Location : Gloucestershire
  • Wage £111 (per week)
  • Apprenticeship level : Intermediate
  • Start date : 19/02/2019
  • Closing date : 12/02/2019
  • Working Week: Monday-Friday
  • Hours Per Week: 30 Hours Per Week Inc. Evenings, Weekends

Role Details


The Sports Apprentice will work across Creative Youth Network, to assist with the delivery of sport and physical activity. This involves coaching during the day, evening sessions and weekends.

Those who demonstrate commitment and a will to want to better themselves in this sports coaching programme will then be offered 14-18 month employment working and training for 30 hours a week on Coach Core beginning February 2019. You will work towards your Community Activator Coach Apprenticeship L2.
Coach Core Benefits
Achieve qualifications and vocational training that matches the criteria required by employers within the sports industry.
Mentoring and experience of working alongside professionals from the industry including Sports Development Officers, experienced sports coaches and personnel from National Governing Bodies.
Practical experience of working in the industry at sports event, in schools, in clubs and coaching within sports venues.
An opportunity to meet new people of a similar age, have fun, become a role model and give something back to the community.
The opportunity to attend exciting events and training throughout the apprenticeship

In July 2012, The Royal Foundation launched Coach Core; a new, innovative and exciting sports coaching apprenticeship targeting young people who wish to gain further education and employment in sport. Since then, apprentices in cities across the UK have been able to enjoy an intensive but incredible opportunity to become educated and employed for 14 - 18 months with some of the biggest sports providers and clubs in the industry.
With a full support team in place, apprentices have thrived both with their professional and personal development as we look to enhance the lives and opportunities for all Coach Core students from the first day to the last.
Successful applicants will be involved in a paid full-time sports coaching training programme to support your development and prepare you for future employment. At the end of the 14 - 18 months, you will leave with recognised qualifications, new skills, knowledge and a wealth of experience working as a trainee sports coach plus the opportunity to attend events unique to this programme.
• To provide high quality sports coaching
• Improve access to sport provision.
• Improve links with local schools and sports groups
• To contribute to the overall ethos, work & aims of Creative Youth Network.
• Identify personal training needs and other learning activities as required.
• Develop an understanding of polices & procedures, complying with their contents and raising concerns in a timely manner.
• The post holder may be required to undertake other duties that are commensurate to the post holders abilities, position & grade.
• Develop and maintain resources for sports activities through advising on the suitability and appropriateness of resources and preparing, maintaining and deploying resources to assist Coaching

Future Prospects

Possible progression onto further qualifications

Address :

Bristol, Gloucestershire, BS15 8DB

Skills Required :

Candidates must be enthusiastic about wanting to work within their chosen coaching area and be committed to the 14 - 18 month apprenticeship.

Qualification(s) Required :



Learning Provider : LifeTime Training

Occupation Type : Apprenticeship

Job Role :

Expected Duration: 12-15 Months

Training Provided
Community Activator Coach Apprenticeship L2
Key Skill in Application of Number Level 1
Key Skill in Communication Level 1
Employee Rights and Responsibilities Workbook (ERR)
Personal learning and thinking skills

Company Description

Company : Creative Youth Network - Kingswood
Company Website :

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