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Weekend Children's Sports Coach in Bournemouth

Rugbytots offer fun, structured play sessions for children aged 2-7 years.  We are currently looking for both lead and assistant coaches to work throughout the East Dorset area.  Must be comfortable working with children but otherwise no previous experience require. Would suit someone studying sports development/coaching/science or similar or anything in education or childcare 

What are you going to do

We are currently looking for dynamic individuals to join our team of Lead and Assistant coaches. We offer part time hours at weekends (typically Saturday and/or Sunday mornings) with further opportunities for midweek sessions in the future.

Lead Coach – main responsibilities:

Lead, motivate and engage with the children in your classes

Work though the Rugbytots programme of games and tasks to teach the basic core skills used in rugby in a fun and structured environment

Demonstrate games and skills with enthusiasm and energy, and provide positive feedback to the children

Plan the sessions, ensure class start and finish on time, and engage with parents

Assistant Coach – main responsibilities:

Help set up the venue for classes and individual activities

Demonstrate games and skills with enthusiasm and energy, and provide positive feedback to the children

Identify and help children who need extra assistance or encouragement

Ensure the children have fun

Essential attributes:

  • An outgoing, dynamic personality
  • An ability to engage with children with energy, enthusiasm and excitement
  • Excellent organisational, verbal communication and listening skills
  • Flexibility and adaptability
  • Ability to work in the UK
  • Please also note that a DBS check will need to be completed by successful applicants.

Desirable attributes:

  • Experience of working with young children and/or previous coaching experience. This is desirable but not essential for somebody with the personality we are looking for
  • A passion for sports (ideally rugby but not essential)

What we offer:

  • Competitive rates of pay (between £8 and £15 per hour depending on experience and role).
  • Full training (including Paediatric First Aid for Lead coaches)
  • Uniform, coaching manuals and equipment
  • Being part of an ever-growing team and company.

What we offer

  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Uniform
  • Opportunities for progression

What we ask:

  • No minimum education required
  • Must be comfortable working with young children
  • Coaching experience desirable but not essential

Extra information

Car driver with own transport preferred but not essential for assistant role

Education Level
Secondary School
Working hours per week
2 - 10
Type of Contract
Casual / Part Time Jobs, Weekend
Salary indication
Between £8.00 and £15.00 Per Hour
Responsible for
Coaching children's sport
Type of Job
Sport / Adventure
Full UK/EU driving license preferred
Car Preferred
Must be eligible to work in the EU
Cover Letter Required

Bournemouth | Sport Jobs | Casual / Part Time Jobs | Weekend | Secondary School

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