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Casual Summer Camp Coach

York Commercial Ltd
10.57-12.81 per hour
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Role Description

Role Description

We are looking for energetic and enthusiastic Sports Coaches to join our team to plan and deliver a range of high quality, fun sports and activity sessions to children between the ages of 6 and 14 during the school summer holidays.

Essential attributes:

  • Level 1 or Level 2 NGB Coaching Qualification or a teaching qualification.
  • Experience of working with young children.
  • A friendly, outgoing personality with a positive can-do attitude.
  • An ability to motivate and enthuse groups of children with energy and enthusiasm.
  • Self-driven with an ability to work off own initiative.
  • Good behavioural management skills.
  • Excellent organisational, verbal communication and listening skills.
  • Reliable, punctual and hardworking.

Desirable attributes:

  • Previous coaching experience.
  • A passion for sport.
  • First Aid qualification.
  • Safeguarding training.

Please note a DBS will need to be completed by successful applicants.

This is a casual vacancy so coaching hours cannot be guaranteed every session/week.

Dates of Camps:

The Camps will run during the following 4-weeks:

  • w/c 25th July / 01st August / 8th August / 15th August

Ideally, we are looking for coaches who can commit to full weeks and a number of the weeks on offer.

Rate of Pay:

Lead Coach: The rate of pay will be £12.81 per hour (inclusive of 12.07% holiday pay rate).

Assistant Coach: The rate of pay will be £10.57 per hour.

Closing Date: 15 May 2022

Further information:

Please contact Marzena Makowska Sport Development Administrator or Alex Wormald Sport Development Administrator via email: for further information.

York Commercial Ltd. (YCL) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the University of York. The Head Office is situated at the University of York, Heslington, York, YO10 5DD.

The University strives to be diverse and inclusive  – a place where we can ALL be ourselves.

We particularly encourage applications from people who identify as Black, Asian or from a Minority Ethnic background, who are underrepresented at the University. 

We offer family friendly, flexible working arrangements, with forums and inclusive facilities to support our staff. #EqualityatYork

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