Assistant Sports Coach Football

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Dundee City Council
£13,813 - £15,106 per year Pro Rata
16 Sep 2016
30 Sep 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description
Leisure & Culture Dundee is a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation (SCIO) SC042421. It was established by Dundee City Council in July 2011 to deliver leisure, sports, library, information and cultural services for the city. Sports Coaches for Football are required, to deliver classes within the current citywide sports programme. This post has variable hours and may be in multiple locations in the city. Football, Monday 3.00 - 4.30pm Rowantree PS Football, Monday 3.00 - 4.30pm St Vincents PS Football, Monday 3.00 - 4.30pm Rosebank PS Football, Monday 3.00 - 4.30pm Our Ladys PS Football, Monday 3.00 - 4.30pm Ballumbie PS Football, Tuesday 3.00 - 4.30pm Dens Road PS Football, Wednesday 3.00 - 4.30pm St Fergus PS Football, Thursday 5.15 - 6.45pm Menzieshill PS Football, Thursday 3.00 - 5.30pm Craigowl PS Football, Friday 3.00 - 4.30pm Glebelands PS Football, Friday 3.00 - 5.30pm Claypotts PS Football, Friday 5.45 - 7.15pm Fintry PS Football, Friday 5.45 - 7.15pm Ballumbie PS Football, Friday 3.00 - 5.30pm Downfield PS This post is open to jobshare. Please indicate your preferences on your application form. These posts are Fixed Term to 31 March 2017. A Living Wage supplement will be applied up to the equivalent of £8.33 per hour, as appropriate.

The candidate must have a minimum of a level 1.1 SFA children or youth coaching qualification.

As part of a dynamic Leisure and Sport section, you will assist in the delivery of the Football programme for Leisure & Culture Dundee, coaching to a variety of individuals and groups, whilst adhering, where relevant, to Scottish Governing Body (SGB) guidelines and specified coach to participant ratios.

The Individual
You will have a general interest in football and have experience of working with primary school aged children. You must be able to work effectively with a variety of professional partners, parents and children and possess excellent communication skills. Experience in assisting practical paid / voluntary sports coaching is essential along with, experience of working with children from a variety of backgrounds in a physical activity setting. Excellent organisational and planning skills. You must also have the ability to work in a team, work independently and be strongly self motivated. Have to ability to communicate effectively with children and young people with excellent interpersonal skills You must also be flexible and adaptable. Must be willing to work flexible hours including weekend work when required This post is considered Regulated Work with Children and/or Protected Adults under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. The preferred candidates will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update check prior to a formal offer of employment being made by Leisure and Culture Dundee. For further information, contact Niall Nicolson on 01382 436947.

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Assistant Sport Coach Football 257727 Job Info Pack.docx