Job Description

Sports Coach Apprenticeship VAC-37144

Sports Coach Apprenticeship VAC-37144

  • Location : Essex
  • Wage £111 (per week)
  • Apprenticeship level : Intermediate
  • Start date : 22/10/2018
  • Closing date : 15/10/2018 (Deadline)
  • Working Week: 30 hours shift work inc. evenings and weekends
  • Hours Per Week: 30 hours shift work inc. evenings and weekends

Role Details


The Royal Foundation are working in partnership with Active Essex, the County Sports Partnership for Essex who will manage the Team Essex Coach Core programme. You will work towards your Community Activator Sport Apprenticeship Level 2.

Coach Core Benefits
Achieve 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

Coach Core Essex includes:

Brentwood Leisure Trust
Colchester United
Achievement through Football
Sport for Confidence
South Essex Gymnastics Club
Canvey Youth project
Motivated Minds
Brentwood Ski Centre

The apprenticeship role will include:

  • Help to inspire children, young people and clients to develop and lead healthy active lifestyles
    • Assist in delivering sessions taking the lead with small groups as directed
    • Assist in assessing, recording and reporting on children’s / clients progress and development
    • Assist in the planning and delivery of programmes
    • Assist in maintaining the health and safety at all times
    • Assist leaders in the management and organisation of activities, actions and programmes
    • Help to deliver effectively programmes, activities and actions within their function
  • You must also:

  • Possess a passion for physical activity and healthy lifestyles.
    • Be organised and able to work effectively in teams and as an individual, always maintaining a professional approach to work.
    • Be able to relate well to, motivate, and encourage others being conscious of being a positive role model at all times.
    • Have an enthusiastic attitude to life and work.
    • Have the ability to make learning and work fun
  • Future Prospects

    Possible progression onto further qualifications

    Address :

    Essex, Essex, CM1 1QH

    Skills Required :

    Candidates must be enthusiastic about wanting to work within their chosen coaching area and be committed to the 12 month apprenticeship.

    Qualification(s) Required :

    You do not have to have previous experience of coaching the sport as full training and support will be given.


    Learning Provider : LifeTime Training

    Occupation Type : Apprenticeship

    Job Role :

    Expected Duration: 12-15 Months

    Training Provided
    Level 2 Community Activator Sports Apprenticeship
    Functional Skills in English, Maths & ICT

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