Argyle Community Trust is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, charismatic and dedicated individual to organise and deliver our brand-new year 14 strength and conditioning programme that is being introduced from September 2021.
The position will be based at Cornwall College, Pool; the candidate will be expected to work across the Argyle Community Trust as and when needed which could include some weekend and evening work.
The role as S&C Programme Lead Tutor/ Coach will be to deliver YMCA qualifications, along with vocationally related qualifications and NVQs in Sport. Tutors will teach Level 2 Gym Instructor & Level 3 Personal Trainer (Practitioner) through practical and theoretical delivery, for students aged 18-19 years, offered in partnership with Argyle Community Trust and The Cornwall College group. The tutor will also be a member of the coaching team helping young players, enrolled on the programme, to utilise and apply the knowledge they develop in the classroom into practice in team sports. The role involves working with learners in a group and/or one-to-one basis, delivering all aspects of the qualifications in a variety of subjects and levels. Reporting to the Cornwall Programmes Manager you will inspire and ensure that every young person that goes through the year 14 strength and conditioning programme with us will have an opportunity to thrive and succeed.
The candidate must understand the importance of monitoring and evaluation and be confident in ICT and data entry. This is a part of the role which will help develop the Trust’s reports and feedback to its multiple partners.
As a registered charity, the Community Trust works in close conjunction with Plymouth Argyle Football Club and with many people across several sectors where sport has proven to be the ideal tool for creating lasting education and engagement with individuals.
The post is full-time and is offered on a 12-month fixed-term contract, with the potential for extension subject to future funding and providing that target numbers are met.
Argyle Community Trust is an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.
Argyle Community Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all participants on our programmes and promotes robust policies to ensure that our staff and volunteers adhere to safe practices. The successful candidate will be subject to undertaking enhanced DBS checks prior to employment.
Reportable to: Cornwall Programmes Manager
Contract term: 12-month fixed-term contract, with the potential for extension subject to future funding and providing that target numbers are met.
Closing date: Friday 25th June 2021 5pm
How to apply
If you can meet the specifications and would like to become part of the Argyle Community Trust team, please complete the application form via the link below , with a covering letter which should draw on all relevant aspects of your experience, including paid employment and/or voluntary work and training to demonstrate how your skills, experience and personal qualities match the requirements of this job specification above.
Job DescriptionStrength and Conditioning Coach Job Description
Closing date for applications: Friday 25th June, 5.00pm.