Gymnastics Coach - Level 2, Burton on Trent

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The de Ferrers AcademyBurton on Trent

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Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Part Time / Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

This is a superb opportunity to join the support staff of this vibrant and successful Academy Trust.    We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and versatile person for the following role:  


Casual hours to be worked between 4.30 pm – 10.00 pm  Mon-Sat  Salary £15 - £25 per hour dependent on experience    

This well organised individual will work under the direction of the Community Site Manager in order to provide high quality Gymnastics Lead coaching.  Key responsibilities will include the planning and delivery of safe and fun gymnastics coaching sessions for out of school hours’ clubs for children aged 4 - 12 yrs.  

This will involve assisting in the co-ordination and deployment of assistant coaches as required for the efficient and safe running of the groups.   Help with the setting up and clearing away of equipment and furniture as required for the efficient running of the groups ensuring the safety of young people is paramount.    Also the provision of a support service to the Community team with new Gymnastics bookings as required.  Prospective candidates are very welcome to visit the Academy and meet with members of the team. We are situated on the rural outskirts of Burton upon Trent, within easy access of Birmingham, Nottingham and Derby.  As the academy of choice for our local area, you will feel part of a supported community and, most importantly, a warm and friendly environment in which to educate our young people.  We offer an employee reward package which includes car leasing discounts and our own independent travel consultant.          

To apply for this role, please complete a support staff application form.  This can be accessed via the Academy’s website, or alternatively please contact Samantha Lawless on 01283 247700   

Please note completed applications should be received by 9:00 am on the closing date.   Closing date: 22nd November 2017 

Interview date: 27th November 2017  


This Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and this position is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure check under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

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More about The de Ferrers Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Trent Campus, St. Mary's Drive, Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire, DE13 0LL, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1283 247700

Following on from 10 years as a specialist Technology College, de Ferrers became an Academy in January 2012. It has grown into a large, split-site, co-educational institution catering for the full range of students from ages 11-18. In 2015 The de Fer...