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Sports Coaches & Fitness Coaches

Salary Range: 
£11.08 per hour
Various Hours
Sports Centres
Closing Date: 
30 March, 2018 - 17:00

Join one of the largest sports and fitness programmes in the region and build a great career with amazing people

Ipswich Borough Council runs a comprehensive and exciting sports and fitness programme that is focussed on improving the lives of local people through a wide range of sports and activities. In order to run an innovative and exciting programme we need talented and qualified Level 1 & Level 2 Gymnastics Coaches, Level 1 & 2 Football Coaches and fitness coaches who thrive on providing energetic and educational coached activities to members of the public. You will be required to work variable hours according to the operational need of the business, sometimes at short notice, which will include weekend and bank holidays.

Examples of the coached activities we are looking to recruit Coaches for are:

  • Gymnastics                                        
  • Football
  • Trampolining
  • Basketball
  • Fitness classes inc Boxfit
  • Aqua Fit

Applicants will be required to hold the relevant governing body approved qualification, be an excellent communicator, self-motivated and have coaching experience.

This post will be subject to full Enhanced Disclosure.

Day to day

Coaches will be welcome to deliver a range of activities with flexible hours to suit and depending on the demands of the programme. You will be responsible for delivering those activities in a safe and enjoyable environment.

About you

You will be expected to be suitably qualified to deliver the activities applied for and available to do the classes. We strive for exceptional in everything we deliver so if that’s you then we look forward to hearing from you.

If you are interested in finding out more please download a Job Pack or contact Phil Hamblin on 01473 433655 or via email phil.hamblin@ipswich.gov.uk.

How to apply: You will need to Login or Sign Up for to My Ipswich to complete the Online Application Form for this vacancy. This will then be saved in your ‘My Requests’ records.

The selection process will be a delivery assessment followed by an interview.

Closing Date: Friday 30th March at 5pm. Interviews to be arranged on an individual basis.