Sports Coach Lead

Are you passionate about working with Children? Are you looking to continue your career in sports or in a childcare / education setting?

This position would suit a Graduate in Sports/Coaching or Childhood Studies, an experienced Teaching Assistant or Sports Coach already in a childcare/education setting but now looking for that next step to progress and develop their skills within an established company that offers great benefits and career opportunities.

S4A Sports offer a combination of primary school PE teaching and Ofsted wrap-around childcare to schools within the local area.

Due to continued growth, we are now looking to recruit a permanent full time Sports Coach to help deliver Ofsted quality PE lessons and wrap-around childcare in school settings.

We are looking for sports coaches who are passionate about working with children, can bring energy and enthusiasm with them every day.

You will need to be able to deliver high quality and engaging PE lessons and lunchtime clubs.

Be capable of preparing and planning lessons and appropriate activities suitable for Primary School Pupils across EYFS, KS1 and KS2.

You will have excellent communication skills and a professional manner to engage with both parents, teachers, and the wider team members.

As a Lead Coach you will be supervising and supporting play leaders in delivering activities ensuring children are engaged and developing skills.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Bringing energy and enthusiasm to every session
  • Delivering interactive and high quality lessons, lunchtime clubs and after school clubs through thorough planning and preparation
  • Being professional in your interactions with children, parents, colleagues and schools
  • Safeguarding of the children
  • Assisting with the safe set up and packing away of equipment, ensuring all equipment is stored safely
  • Teaching relevant skills, progressions, and techniques
  • Talking with parents when necessary
  • Making sure health and safety procedures are being followed by all members of staff
  • Being familiar with and following all company policies and procedures


  • Experience of working within a childcare setting
  • Paediatric First Aid Trained
  • Full Clean Driving Licence


  • Level 2 Sports Coaching Degree or Equivalent
  • Enhanced DBS Check (can be obtained through the Company)
  • Safeguarding Level 3 Trained (can be obtained through the Company)
  • You must be eligible to work in the UK


In return you will be offered:

  • Free childcare all year round
  • Individual Training and Development/Career opportunities
  • S4A Uniform
  • CPD Training
  • Life Insurance
  • Vitality Rewards Package
  • Competitive rates of pay

How to Apply

To find out more, please apply here and our client will be in direct contact.

  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Rate: £17k - 20k per year + depending on experience
  • Location: Buckingham
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Education
  • Recruiter: Hiring People
  • Contact: Hiring People
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  • Reference: S4A03
  • Posted: 2021-04-07 13:50:46 -

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