Sports Coaching Apprenticeship
- Lifetime Training
- West Sussex
- £240 per week
- Closing date
- 29 Mar 2023
- Role Type
- Start Date
- 12-18 months
At Activ8 For Kids you will be working towards a Community Activator Coach L2 Qualification over the course of 15 months.
The role would involve working alongside our current staff initially, building confidence and experience so that in time you are able to lead sessions yourself. You will need to be able to travel around as we work across multiple locations. We are looking for an apprentice to be based in a particular area. The areas we can currently offer are:
1. Brighton and Hove
2. Adur and Worthing
Coach Core's vision is to drive social mobility through apprenticeships and sport, so that every young person can reach their true potential and inspire those around them. Since our launch in 2012, we have worked with over 150 of the biggest sports providers, youth clubs and charities in the country, supporting over 500 young people. As a result of our ongoing expansion, we are now looking to launch a brand-new programme in Sussex!
Day to day responsibilities:
The Community Activator Coach role is the perfect opportunity to understand the role of sport and physical activity in the Community.
The coach will learn about behaviour change to enable them to develop activities that will support each level of getting and keeping someone active.
They will learn how to actively listen and respond to community group requests for activation.
They will understand how to use effective leadership to deliver coaching sessions that are fun and engaging for the participants whilst understanding that they will become a role model and will need to display the correct behaviours.
They will understand community events; the reasons that community events take place, how to plan and deliver them successfully to meet the aims of the group.
They will learn about safeguarding, how to keep records and store information with personal details. They will understand the importance of monitoring and evaluating using this information and how it helps with future funding or future activities.
Understand social media and the importance of getting the message right.
We particularly welcome applicants from female, black, minority, ethnic (BME) communities, disabled people and homosexual, bisexual and trans (LGBT) communities, as they are currently underrepresented within our workforce.
The apprenticeship will enable successful candidates to start an unrivalled 15-month programme of learning, gaining meaningful qualifications and have full support and mentoring based on your individual needs. Successful applicants will be offered full time employment with a recognised physical activity or sports-based employer, earning a wage whilst also working towards the Level 2 Community Activator Coach qualification with Coach Core as well as a whole host of additional learning opportunities. In addition, whilst employed directly by one organisation, there will also be access to a range of events, training opportunities and other experiences through the other supportive employers.
Lifetime provides award-winning apprenticeship programmes and expert strategy advice. We are specialists in delivering apprenticeships across the Business Services, Management, Health and Social Care, Early Years, Active Leisure, Hospitality and Retail sectors between levels 2 to 5. We’ve developed through organic growth and strategic acquisitions over the last 25 years to become the UK's largest national provider of apprenticeships. We support over 20,000 learners a year, using our extensive knowledge and robust resource. Our team of over 1,000 employees ensures that we provide high quality, national coverage. Lifetime's Head Office houses our Operations 'Support Hub', while our delivery teams of Regional Trainers, English and maths Tutors, Area Managers, and Quality Improvement Coaches are field-based throughout the UK. This ensures that we can offer nationwide coverage with local delivery.
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