Multi Sports Coach - London

Brentford FC Community Sports Trust
13 Oct 2016
27 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Multi Sports Coach - West London

Brentford FC Community Sports Trust

Contract: Zero Hour

Basic Salary: Hourly rate

Reporting Structure: Coach Deployment Officer/Community Development Manager/Senior Coaching Staff

Job Purpose:

To work under the direction of the Coach Deployment Officer and other key staff to deliver sports activities in Hounslow, Ealing, Richmond, Spelthorne and Hillingdon
To work with the Coach Deployment Officer, Community Development Manager and Senior Coaching Staff to support:
- Internal: Senior staff with projects, events and administration
- External: Senior staff and coaches to deliver outreach sports coaching sessions across our entire sports delivery spectrum


The position is mobile but with a main base at Brentford FC Community Sports Trust, Half Acre House, Brentford TW8 8BH.

The post holder needs to be flexible and will be required to work irregular hours including evenings and weekends.


To ensure that all sports sessions are delivered to a high standard, with the aim of continued delivery throughout the year
To assist in and initiate the delivery of projects and maintain Service Level Agreements (SLAs) with key schools, funders and stakeholders
To acquire relevant experience and show a good understanding of Trust activity


Under direction of the Coach Deployment Officer, Community Development Manager and Senior Coaching Staff to assist the development, delivery and review of various activities delivered by the Trust. The post will require flexibility in working hours and a willingness to travel to appropriate locations
Develop relationships with key partners to ensure effective project delivery
Liaise with the project administrator on a daily basis. Liaise with key Trust staff on a regular basis

Job Requirements:

Minimum Level 2 or above sports coaching qualification
Minimum FA Youth Module Level 2
Safeguarding certificate
Emergency Aid certificate
Current DBS
Ability to work under own initiative and as part of a team
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, to establish and maintain good working relationships
Experience in planning and delivering sports activities, in curriculum-based PE and after school club environments
Experience in understanding and commitment to physical education, sport and long term athlete development
Ability to travel to variety of workplaces within West London utilising own transport
Flexible to work outside normal office hours


FA Level 2 Football qualification
afPE Level 3 qualification
Experience of delivering Real PE
Computer Literate (Microsoft Office) / IT skills
Minimum 12 months' experience in delivering coaching sessions within a school environment
An understanding of the structure of School games

BFC CST Employment Conditions

The job holder will commit and conform to Brentford FC Community Sports Trust's procedures & codes of conduct, including our Child Protection Policy, Equal Opportunities Policy and Health and Safety at work - reflecting the Trust's commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The job holder will have responsibility for promoting: ethics, safeguarding and the welfare of children - the Trust expects all staff to share this commitment. The job holder will be provided with a Contract of Employment (detailing all terms and conditions) and a Brentford FC Community Sports Trust staff handbook.

This is a position of trust and involves regular and direct contact with children (under 18s), and is subject to CRB Disclosure at Enhanced Level, satisfactory references and a three-month probationary period. There could potentially be a delay in the start of the programme pending the completion of the DBS process. This job description gives a general outline of the post and is not intended to be inflexible or a final list of duties. It may therefore be amended from time-to-time in consultation with the post holder. Appointment is subject to the Terms and Conditions of service of Brentford FC Community Sports Trust.

This job description is correct as of 3rd October 2016 and will be subject to inclusion of changes that are needed to cope with the needs of the job and in the interests of health and safety. The post is under regular review and all changes that occur in practice will be deemed to be incorporated into this job description whether or not a written change is made.