Learning Support Technician - Football Coach

Paignton, Devon
£2,682 - £2,982 (pro rata of £17,717 - £19,699) [FTE: 0.1514]
11 Oct 2017
15 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Part Time

Salary: £2,682 - £2,982 (pro rata of £17,717 - £19,699) [FTE: 0.1514]

Contract Type: Fractional, Term Time only, 7 hours per week, 36 weeks per year, Fixed Term until 25/05/18

Location: Paignton, Devon

South Devon College is an outstanding Further and Higher Education college with top success rates, located in Torbay, which is part of the beautiful English Riviera on the South Devon coast. Our state of the art campus offers local access to world class facilities. We are an ambitious College, ambitious for our learners, our staff and the community we serve. We measure our performance by the success of our learners.

Our fresh vibrant culture provides 12,000 learners each year with a wide provision ranging from Foundation to University Learning, contributing an overall £30 million College expenditure to the local economy.

We are currently recruiting for a Learning Support Technician to act as Football Coach in our Sport & Adventure section here at South Devon College.  You will provide technical and practical support to staff and students, managing equipment and resources while ensuring Health & Safety is maintained.  You will assist in the organisation of sessions, sports fixtures and a wide variety of learning activities on and off-site.

The ideal candidate will hold a Football Association Coaching award at Level 2, a current First Aid Certificate and an up-to-date driving license.  You should have work experience either in Education or within Sport, Leisure, Health & Fitness, and experience of planning and delivering coaching sessions.  The ideal candidate will need to have a passion for supporting the development of young people and be able to work unsupervised.

Benefits as follows:


Closing Date: Midnight, Sunday 15th October 2017

Interview Date: Friday 20th October 2017

To apply and for a full job description please visit the Jobs page of the South Devon College website.

This College is committed to Safeguarding/Prevent and promoting the welfare of learners, including children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.