Job title: Trainee Gymnastics Coach
Location: Stoke Mandeville Stadium, Buckinghamshire, HP21 9PP
Job type: Casual
Working Hours: Approximately 10 hours per week available, between Mon to Thurs 4pm to 6pm and Sat 9am to 12pm.
Salary: Up to £15 per hour
Always wanted to be a Gymnastics Coach but not had the opportunity or resources to get your Qualification?
Here at Stoke Mandeville Leisure our goal is to get more people, more active, more often. We provide affordable access to a wide range of sports and leisure facilities to support healthier and happier people across all segments of the local community. To deliver those services takes an enthusiastic and customer focused team - and right now we are looking to recruit for Trainee Gymnastics Coaches to join the centre.
This is a great opportunity for you to teach the next generation of potential athletes as you will plan, prepare and deliver Gymnastics sessions aimed at Children 4 to 11 years old. You will maintain accurate administration records for all sessions in line with the facilities processes and procedure, assist in the organisation and promotion of sport and recreational activities and distribute relevant publicity material, undertake further training when required as well as other duties that may be allocated.
Ultimately, you’ll ensure your pupils continue to progress, providing them with confidence and you with an enormous sense of achievement and pride.
You will help in facilitating a safe, fun, and professional working environment with excellent development opportunities.
No coaching qualification required. We are looking for an individual with a gymnastics or sporting background and this is a great opportunity for you to be able to train and qualify as a gymnastics coach.
You’ll need to have excellent customer service skills as you’ll be interacting heavily with our customers. So, whether you’ve earned that experience in a leisure or another customer facing environment, you’ll be a people person who is happy dealing with people of all ages and backgrounds.
As a Coach you’ll naturally be able to motivate and manage your students, have excellent planning skills, and be a good communicator.
This funded course which will qualify the individual to deliver the gymnastics programme at the centre will run in October and with the dates to be confirmed.
The successful candidate will need to attend all days of the course and on completion coach the weekly gymnastics programme at the centre
If you feel like you meet the above criteria and want to cut your teeth in a challenging and varied role, please apply today.
Meaningful and vital work: The nature of our business means you will do interesting work that matters – delivering essential services that touch people’s lives.
A world of opportunity: Our diverse UK-wide operations offer unrivalled opportunities to learn and develop. You’ll be able to broaden your experience and apply your skills in new ways.
Great people: We are a motivated team who will encourage you and help you to succeed. You’ll have the resources you need to do your job in a diverse and supportive environment.
What we offer
- Up to 6% contributory pension scheme
- Serco discounts which include cinema, merlin entertainment and online shopping discounts, cycle to work scheme and discounts on mobile phone plans and leisure centre memberships.
- Interesting, varied, and enjoyable work
- A company that recognises your contribution
Serco/Serco Leisure Operating Limited are appointed as the Trust’s Managing Agents. We manage the recruitment process and the Trust’s employees in the delivery of the service on their behalf. The Trust is committed to equal opportunities and requests any potential applicant to contact the Recruitment Team on 0345 010 4000 as soon as possible if an applicant has any additional queries, requirements or will need additional time in submitting an application. Applicants should be aware that in line with the company’s policy, employees will have a DBS check where appropriate.
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