Sports Coach, Plymouth

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Marine AcademyPlymouth

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Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Grade E £22,911 - £25,295 pro-rata (Term time only, Permanent)
Contract term: Permanent

We are looking for a dedicated and enthusiastic Sports Coach to join our PE team.

At Marine Academy we are determined to help children succeed irrespective of background. We are looking for a passionate Sports Coach to work within the PE team in ensuring excellent extra-curricular sporting activities for our students. 

The purpose of this role will be to run lunchtime and after-school sporting activities for our children to enjoy. Alongside this you will work closely with the Head of PE in providing teacher support during afternoon lesson.  This is very much an opportunity to develop our students’ love of sport though physical activity and coaching. We are looking for an experience of working with children in sports coaching and the ability to offer a number of lunch and after-school activities & sports that all children will be able to participate in. 

This is a grade E position (£22,911- £25,295 pro-rata) working 20 hours per week (1pm - 4pm) for 39 weeks per year (term-time only).  We encourage applications from people who may be considering teaching as a long-term career and are looking for experience of working in a rapidly improving school. 

We are delighted to be working in partnership with The Ted Wragg Multi Academy Trust - a values driven, rapidly growing Trust with a relentless focus on transforming lives through learning by delivering outstanding outcomes for every student, regardless of background.

With a reputation for highly successful school improvement in very challenging circumstances, we are passionate about driving up standards and raising the aspirations of all our students.

We would encourage you to arrange a visit to the school so you can see just how amazing our students are – to book your visit please email us via

To apply and for a job description please go to the following link:

Please apply by 11.59pm on the 12th December 2019, with interviews to take place on 18th December 2019.

Marine Academy Plymouth are committed to safeguarding children in its care; any successful appointment is subject to a satisfactory DBS check.

More about Marine Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Address: Trevithick Road, Plymouth, Devon, PL5 2AF, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1752 213939
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