What will the apprentice be doing?
As an Apprentice Sports Coach you will actively be involved in supporting the current sports coaching team with developing high-quality lesson plans, planning sports and fun activities for school children aged 5-13 years old in local primary schools.
While completing your apprenticeship with Elite Youth Sports you will progressively learn new skills and gain knowledge of a wide variety of national curriculum sports to start your career in educational Sports Coaching.
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
Level 2 Sports Coaching Qualification
Level 4 Sports Coaching Qualification
Valuable hands on experience teaching in primary schools and holiday camps.
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
Sports Coach, Community Coach, Club Coach
Internal progression - Sports Coach, Head Coach, Management
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
Communication skills, IT skills, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Patience, Physical fitness
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 5 or higher) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 5 or higher) Essential
Things to consider
Suitable candidate needs to be able to travel around schools via car or reliable public transport.