Premier League Primary Stars Community Coach

Sheffield United Community Foundation are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, highly organised, and dedicated person to the role of Premier League Primary Stars Community Coach. The applicant will be a lead deliverer of physical activity and school sport in Primary schools and on our holiday camps.

The role will be fixed term until 31st August 2022 with the view to extend beyond this date subject to funding.

Please find the full job description and application form


High Level Summary:

Term: Fixed term until 31st August 2022

Salary: £17,104 – £17,999 per annum

Start Date: January 2022

Closing date: 5.00pm on Tuesday 30th November 2021

Interviews: W/C 6th December 2021

To apply please complete the application form and send to


Please note that all suitable candidates will be subject to satisfactory references and Enhanced DBS procedures. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Please let us know if there are any alternative arrangements which need to be made to help you during the application and interview process.



About the role:

Utilising funding provided by the Premier League Charitable Fund, the role will be responsible for developing and implementing the Premier League (PL) Primary Stars programme for children aged between 5 and 11 in primary school settings. PL Primary Stars aims to use the inspiration of the PL and professional football clubs to create healthier and more positive futures for all children in England and Wales. The programme seeks to improve and enhance physical education (PE) and other curriculum areas and develop the skills and values that are crucial to success in later life.


The successful candidate will also be required to deliver on our holiday camps during school holidays as well as select matchdays as required.



About Sheffield United Community Foundation:

Sheffield United Community Foundation is the official registered charity of Sheffield United Football Club, working in the areas of Sports Participation, Education & Training, Health & Wellbeing and Community Cohesion.


Our Mission –

Our goal is to build links between the football club and the community using the appeal of football and sport in general to encourage, motivate and inspire all individuals, regardless of background, to achieve their potential.


The community programmes are aimed at strengthening self-esteem, developing personal skills, promoting health and wellbeing, improving academic achievement and generally empowering people in the local area.