We’re Hiring! Run, Jump, Throw Athletics Coaches

We are looking for enthusiastic individuals with a passion for coaching to help us expand our Run, Jump, Throw programme. Whether you would like to generate some additional income or kick off your coaching career – If you are inclusive, welcoming and enthusiastic, we want to hear from you! Check out the poster and information below.

The Role

  • The purpose of this role is to enthusiastically lead or assist with the running of Run, Jump, Throw sessions at multiple locations across East Lothian.
  • This role will involve enthusiastically engaging with young children, other coaches and parents.
  • Session times have yet to be confirmed but will most likely run weekdays between 3 and 6pm, with the potential to include a weekend morning.
  • We can offer up to 12hrs of coaching a week.
  • We are recruiting both Head Coaches (£15.10ph) and Assistant Coaches (£11ph).

The Candidate

  • Must be able to get themselves to and from multiple locations across East Lothian.
  • Must have at least a UKACC Level 1 qualification in Athletics (Assistant Coach), Level 2 (Head Coach).
  • Must feel comfortable coaching young children between the age of 5 and 12 years of age.
  • Must be passionate about increasing children’s physical activity levels.
  • Must be an inclusive, welcoming and enthusiastic individual.
  • Must be adaptable and able to work with others.
  • Previous experience coaching and/or working withchildren is desirable but not essential.

Additional Information

We are inclusive and welcome applications from all. We
are open to applications relating to specific locations.
This role is subject to a PVG Check

Apply Now!

Applications can be made through submitting a covering letter and CV to Juliet, Athletics Development Officer at Juliet.gold@teameastlothian.org.uk

Additionally, if you wish to discuss the role further, do not hesitate to contact Juliet at the above email address.

Application Deadline: Midnight on Wednesday the 27th April.