Coaching & Performance Analysis Roles in Lincoln with VIRSCO

VIRSCO are looking for suitable candidates for two roles:

1) Paid position: a Level 1 or 2 coach to join their coaching team (which already includes a number of our graduates and current students). Details of their coaching services are available on their website.

2) Voluntary position: Performance Analyst with Lincoln City FC Academy. This role will cover 20 games, and each game will require about 3 hours of analysis.

For more information, or to apply for one or both of the roles, please contact

Sport/Fitness Apprentice, Carre’s Grammar School (July 17, 12pm)

Carre’s  Grammar School in Sleaford are looking to recruit a Sport/Fitness Apprentice to work within its community sport department.

The role will appeal to those who have recently graduated with a relevant degree and will involve assisting with the staffing of the Sports Hall, Fitness Facility and all weather pitch, working various evening and weekend shifts.

This is an excellent opportunity for anyone who is interested in gaining practical experience in the Sport and Fitness industry, or for those who may be considering a future career in Coaching, Physiotherapy, PE teaching or Personal Training.

Skills that a suitable person will have include:

  • A good understanding of customer service;
  • High quality inter-personal skills;
  • An enthusiastic approach to sport/physical activity and its development;
  • Reliable and good organisational skills;
  • An awareness of basic health and safety;
  • A fitness and first aid qualification, although this can be provided for the right candidate.

This position will initially be on a fixed 12 month contract, working 30 hours per week over four days, and will offer the successful candidate an opportunity to gain a relevant NVQ qualification.

Salary: Apprentice wage

Closing date for applications: 17 July 2017 (12.00 noon)

Interviews: 31 July 2017

Start date: Friday 1 September 2017

Please note that an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check is required before appointment, along with your proof of right to work in the UK (Passport or full Birth Certificate) and proof of National Insurance number.

Further information – including a person specification – can be found on the Carre’s website:

For more information speak to Nigel Stephenson, Health, Fitness and Physical Activity Manager on 01529 308742 or


Physical Literacy Coach, Carre’s Grammar School (July 12th, 12pm)

Carre’s  Grammar School in Sleaford are looking for an enthusiastic person to join their Community Sport Team as a Physical Literacy Coach (Outreach). Their aim is to continue to increase the quality and breadth of physical education and school sport across a network of partner primary schools. The successful candidate will help them achieve this by being ready to:

· plan and deliver innovative physical education sessions and competitions;

· work from a skills based PE curriculum;

· support teachers to deliver high quality PE;

· deliver competitions within a cluster of schools;

· develop successful hub community clubs and holiday activity programmes;

· commit to self-reflection and personal development.

The successful candidate will work across Key Stages 1 and 2 so some knowledge and experience of working with this age group is essential. They should also be a keen team player capable of working unsupervised. They will need to be well organised, reliable and an excellent communicator.

Due to the rural nature of the area, the successful applicant will be required to get themselves from one session to the next. A mileage allowance is payable in addition to the salary.

The current plan sees the coach working all day Monday then afternoons only from Tuesday to Friday. There is the potential for additional hours pay to be claimed through the delivery of additional sessions. If these are in an evening, the coach will start their working day at lunch time. This is a one year post that could grow in hours and could be continued subject to continued buy-in from partner schools.

Salary: £15,014 per annum pro rata

(20 hrs per week with the possibility of additional hours on a claims basis)

Deadline for applications: Wednesday 12 July 2017 (12 noon)

Interviews: Monday 17 July 2017 (practical during the day, formal during the afternoon)

Start date: Friday 1 September 2017

Please note that an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check is required before appointment, along with your proof of right to work in the UK (Passport or full Birth Certificate) and proof of National Insurance number.

Further details – including a person description – are available on the Carre’s website:

For more information, please contact or call 01529 308746



Subject Teaching Assistant, Girls PE, Sir Robert Pattinson Acad.

Sir Robert Pattinson Academy are looking to recruit, for September 2017, an enthusiastic Teaching Assistant within the subject area of Girls PE to work with groups of students both within and out of their lessons. In the first instance this post will be temporary to 31 July 2018.

Person requirements: The post would be suitable for someone who is considering a career in teaching and working with children and young people. The successful candidates would ideally have knowledge within the subject areas and a passion for promoting learning with young people. Previous experience working in a similar role would be an advantage but appropriate training will be given.

Job description: 35 hours per week – 39 working weeks per year.

Salary and benefits: £12,732

Closing date: 05/07/2017

Full details of the role and how to apply are available here: Teaching Assistant


Multiple Roles in Football & Other Sports (Sports Job Finder)

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