Lead Sports Coach Football

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Dundee City Council
£16,765 - £17,826 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. www.leisureandculturedundee.com 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 12.15 - 1.15pm Baldragon Academy Football, Monday 3.00 - 4.30pm Rowantree PS Football, Monday 12.15 - 1.15pm Rowantree PS Football, Tuesday 12.15 - 1.15pm Dens Road PS This post is open to jobshare. Please indicate your preferences on your application form. This is a fixed term post until 31 March 2017.

The candidate must have a minimum of a level 1.2 SFA children or youth coaching qualification.

As part of a dynamic Leisure and Sport section, you will lead 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 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 where 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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Lead Sports Coach Football 257725 Job Information Pack.docx