Sports coaches

Closing date: 29 June 2024

Interview date: 30 June 2024

Sports Coaches

6 hours per week, £24.22 per hour (£5,368 p.a.)

The post is for approximately 6 hours per week. You will be working as a single coach alongside the team captain, running pre-season trials, team coaching and selecting squads. The team plays in AoC Sport leagues and Cup as well as Regional tournaments and nationals.

The men's team trains on Mondays between 12.40 and 14.30 and matches take place on Wednesday afternoons. The women's team will train on Fridays between 16.00 and 18.00. The successful applicant must have a level 2 coaching qualification and have held a driving licence for at least two years (no more than three points). Driving a minibus to weekly fixtures is an integral part of the role, however training will be provided.

The Sport Department at Hills Road Sixth Form College is highly successful. It works in a supportive environment which values academic as well as sporting excellence. There are three members of teaching staff delivering A level, four support staff and a further 12 part-time staff that contribute to the delivery of the Enrichment programme/College sport. The College has a strong sporting tradition and runs very successful teams in all major games. Whilst striving for sporting excellence, the Department fully supports sport equity and encourages all students, irrespective of gender and ability, to realise their full potential. The Department offers a wide variety of sporting activities as part of the Enrichment programme so that the elite and social players are equally provided for.

The College offers a wide range of competitive benefits including a generous pension scheme, free use of the college sporting facilities, free on-site parking, cycle to work scheme, as well as discounts on all our Adult Education courses. 

Closing date: 30 June 2024. We reserve the right to close the position early should a suitable candidate be identified.

Interviews: Week commencing 1 July 2024.

If you are interested in this role, please send your CV to recruitment@hillsroad.ac.uk. Alternatively, should you wish to discuss the role further over the phone, please call Stewart Wright (Acting Head of Sport) on 01223 247251 ex. 220.