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16 August 2017

A position has opened in Southend United Community & Educational Trust...

Job Description

Job Title:  Community Coach

Hours of Work: 37.5 hours a week              Salary: Competitive salary

Location: Southend United Football Club

Responsible to: Southend United Community and Educational Trust (SUCET) Participation Officers

Main Purpose:

To lead in the development and delivery of the highest quality participation programmes to people living in South East Essex

Specific purpose:

Effectively supervise, mentor and direct support staff, volunteers and apprentices

Lead a team of coaches and to deliver the highest quality PE and School Sport within the designated fan base area

Be the lead coach for extra curricular activities including after school clubs

Develop and deliver in house training to community coaches to ensure and maintain the highest quality of delivery

Develop, implement and manage activities on SouthendUnitedSoccerSchools and match days

Be responsible for capturing, monitoring and evaluation for identified projects

Support the marketing of all participation programmes

Liaise with participation officer for projects to ensure a coordinated approach to school engagement

Contribute to developing and maintaining effective and positive working relationships with key stakeholders

Carry out duties in accordance with the employing agency equal opportunities policy, information security policies, financial regulations and the Health and Safety at work Act

Special conditions:

Keep records of financial spend and maintain records, statistics and information, both quantitative and qualitative, for monitoring purposes and contribute to the on-going development of the organisation

The post holder will be required to work some evening and weekends as the requirements of the job demands

Undertake other duties and responsibilities as required from time to time commensurate with the grade of the post

Further information:

Southend United Community and Educational Trust is a Best Practice Employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. It expects all staff and employees to share this commitment. Staff should understand the Trust’s safeguarding policy, procedures and best practice guidelines and use this understanding to ensure safe working practices, appropriate reporting of concerns and contribute positively to an environment that is free of bullying and harassment. Employment will be subject to a satisfactory Enhanced DBS Disclosure and two written references.

Southend United Community and Educational Trust is an Equal Opportunities employer.

To apply for the post, please complete a SUCET application form and send with an attached C.V to Joe Skeels, Southend United Community & Educational Trust, Roots Hall, Victoria Ave, Southend on Sea, SS2 6NQ.

For further information please contact SUCET on 01702 341351

Application closing date: Tuesday 29th August 2017 12pm

Interview date: Week commencing 4th September 2017

Community Coach Person Specification

SUCET Application Form

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