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Casual Sports Coach(es)

Derbyshire Dales District Council – Sports Development Team

Derbyshire Dales District Council are recruiting Sports Coaches, there will be a number of different sports activities on offer across our programs and we are looking for an innovative and dedicated individual to lead on delivery and join our excellent Physical Activity & Sports Development Team. It is important that potential candidates are enthusiastic about developing active children, bringing fun and exciting ideas to the team. We’re looking for great communication skills, lots of energy and a proactive leadership style that will positively enhance children’s experience of sport and physical activity. Applicants need to be passionate about physical activity and know how to have fun – if the coaches are having fun, so are the children. We are looking for driven and dedicated individuals, passionate about sport and physical activity and their ability to engage people across all ages. We welcome applications from those who thrive on new challenges and the opportunity to make change, while demonstrating empathy and understanding of challenges and barriers to participation. The successful candidate will have knowledge and experience of delivering high quality engaging activity sessions and working collaboratively with partners. They will work closely with organisations and communities to improve participation across the district. The Sports Development team is part of the Community Development department in the District Council Offices, Matlock. The role will be delivering sports and activities out across the district. For further information about the role, please e-mail sportsdevelopment@derbyshiredales.gov.uk If you are unable to apply on line, please contact Corporate Support on 01629 761126 or email corporatesupport@derbyshiredales.gov.uk for an application form. Please be aware that Derbyshire County Council is placing this advert on behalf of this organisation and you should refer directly to its website for details of the terms and conditions attached to this post. Any queries regarding this advert or the recruitment process should be made directly to the organisation.

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact Katie Burns, Physical Activity and Sports Development Officer on 01629 761389



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£11.39 to £12.02 per hour plus £2 per hour when delivering


Casual Hours



Placed on

Mon 17th April, 2023



Sport / Activity


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Job Description Person Specification Casual Sports Coach JE149