VACANCIES

 Casual/Part Time Community Sports Coaches

Accrington Stanley Community Trust are always looking to recruit experienced, motivated and committed sports coaches who are passionate about delivering a range of sports sessions/programmes across the Hyndburn, Ribble Valley & Rossendale areas.

Applicants must be individuals who want to progress whilst also being flexible to work at different times and on various projects in themes such as participation, Inclusion, Education & Health throughout our expansive and continually expanding community scheme.

Previous experience of working within a football in the community setting and within the three district areas mentioned above would also be beneficial.

Candidates MUST have access to and be able to drive a car.

The candidates will be responsible for planning and leading sessions, keeping registers, ensuring welfare, and maintaining the high standards we set here at the Accrington Stanley Community Trust.

Candidates need to demonstrate:

  • Experience & knowledge of community sports development
  • Be able to deliver fun & exciting sessions in a safe environment
  • A confident manner
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Enthusiasm
  • Organisation
  • Professionalism

The successful candidate (s) will have:

  • Minimum Level 2 Qualification in a chosen sport
  • FA Youth Module 1
  • First Aid/ Safeguarding Certificate
  • CRB/DBS Clearance

Desirable (s):

  • FA Youth Module 2 and/or 3 (or working towards)
  • UEFA B
  • Level 1 and/or Level 2 coaching award in additional sports

Accrington Stanley Community Trust is one of Hyndburn’s biggest sporting provider. We also provide our staff with a comprehensive training programme in order for all staff to achieve our desirable qualification whilst employed with the Trust. We have a proven track record of employing, training and developing enthusiastic coaches who now form an integral part of our development team.

How to apply

Please send a CV and covering letter to jobs@stanleytrust.co.uk

All potential staff will have a verbal and practical interview in order for us to see the standard of your coaching and communication skills.

How to get involved

Accrington Stanley Community Trust has a proven pathway to identify, recruit, train and develop staff. If you would like to be involved in any way then please  email us on jobs@stanleytrust.co.uk

Tel: 01254 304071