Community Activator Coach (Sports)


Are you a natural leader and have an interest in coaching? Dame Dorothy Primary School in Sunderland are looking for a creative person to engage the school & local community in fun, inclusive and engaging activities that help people of all ages & abilities to change their behaviour and adopt and maintain a physically active lifestyle.

Dame Dorothy Primary School

Sunderland , SR60EA


Per Week

37.00 Hours

Per Week

Role and Responsibilities

· Before school clubs.

· Break time activities and clubs.

· Healthy eating programme promotion.

· Supporting PE classes.

· Support in the classroom.

· Organisation of sporting events throughout the year.

· Holiday clubs at Boldon Lawn Tennis Club to help with coaching and recreational competitions.

· Engagement with parents.

· Community involvement & encouragement.

· Promoting wider sporting opportunities within the school.

· Community promotion of healthy lifestyle / eating habits.

Taking part and organisation of Healthy Living Week.

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Required Skills

· Excellent communicator

· An interest in sports or some coaching experience is preferred

· Able to interact and adapt to different audiences

· Team player

· Able to use own initiative

Proactive approach to work and learning

Required Qualifications

Maths, English and ICT, GCSE Grade 4-9 or equivalent.


· Maths and English to Level 2 required, if not already achieved.

· Ongoing assessment by the employer and provider – for example meetings with apprentice, employer and learning provider, observations of workplace, gathering evidence.

· Knowledge, Skills and Behaviour in relation to: customer service principles and practices, planning, regulation, responsibility and IT, business principles, customer communication and health and safety.

Undertake a self-assessment in the last month of their apprenticeship to enable them to see whether they are confident that they have taken on board all aspects of the occupation. This self-assessment must be submitted to the independent end point assessor as a source of evidence to prepare for independent End Point Assessment which will include multiple choice assessment; showcase portfolio of learning and interview; presentation of a project.