WOMEN & GIRLS COMMUNITY SPORTS COACH
Sheffield United Community Foundation are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and passionate individual to lead on coaching sessions for both women’s and girls’ sports sessions. The role will include engaging with women and girls and planning suitable sports sessions every week. During this role you will be engaging with girls from 5 years old to women of all ages, so you will need to make sure you plan your sessions accordingly.
High Level Summary:
Term: Casual hours
Salary: £15 per hour
Start Date: As soon as possible
Closing Date: Ongoing
Interviews: Dates to suit
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.
Dependent upon the level of applications, we may close this vacancy earlier than dated so please submit your application as soon as possible.
We particularly welcome applications from people with disabilities, people from groups of minority and don’t discriminate against any age groups.
About the role:
The candidate will be passionate about addressing inequalities in sport for women and girls and have a strong desire to promote and champion equality and inclusion in sport and physical activity.
The role will require working in schools and during community time, which includes evenings and weekends, to provide project specific initiatives at a time and place which meet the needs of teenage girls, mums with young children and women working in primary education.
You will need to plan and deliver sports sessions to cater to all different abilities and will need to change your sessions quickly to suit the needs of our participants.
Applicants should have a good knowledge and understanding of youth engagement and knowledge and experience of the barrier’s women face to physical activity such as childcare. The candidate should also have experience of planning and delivering inclusive participation sessions for women and girls and a positive, can do attitude to creating change and supporting women and girls develop their skills and confidence.
About Sheffield United Community Foundation:
Sheffield United Community Foundation is the official registered charity of Sheffield United Football Club, working in the areas of Participation & Inclusion, Education & Training, Health & Wellbeing, and NCS.
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.
Sheffield United Community Foundation are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and passionate individual to lead on a varied programme of delivery, including but not limited to; primary school PE sessions, lunch time and after school clubs, half term football camps.
Safeguarding & Equality, Diversity and Inclusion:
Sheffield United Community Foundation are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and adults at risk whilst they participate in our programmes and courses. We will not tolerate abuse or hate of any kind. Our safeguarding and equality, diversity and inclusion policies can be found at sufc-community.com