Community Sports Coach at Community Group (West Midlands)  

Are you passionate about using sports as a vehicle to make impact within the community? Look no further than our Community Sports Coach vacancy at Community Group, based in the West Midlands.

Reporting directly to the Regional Manager (Midlands) at Community Group, these roles are responsible for delivering high quality Rugby & Multi-Sport coaching and mentoring across the West Midlands. 

Position:  

You’ll be joining a talented and motivated team, with the support of the Regional Manager (Midlands) and Community Sports Manager. You’ll have the chance to engage with your community through a variety of programmes and projects that both utilize your skills and are of interest to you. 

Role: Community Sports Coach 

Reporting to: Regional Manager (Midlands) 

Direct/Indirect reports: 1 Direct/0 Indirect 

Location: West Midlands – Stourbridge, Bournville, Worcester and surrounding areas 

Hours: Zero hours contract (20 hours minimum) 

Vehicle: Use of own vehicle 

 

Key Responsibilities/Deliverables:  
  • Take a leading role in the planning, delivery and driving of our rugby programmes aross various educational settings and sports club environments. Ensuring they are engaging, effective and impactful for all involved  
  • Assist in the team planning and delivering of our holiday camps – including rugby, multi-sports and HAF, while bringing your own ideas to increase participation  
  • Share your own initiatives, ideas and goals to make the job role your own  
  • Work alongside the Regional Manager and Community Sports Manager to deliver on community projects and bids that utilize your skills best – such as our Women’s Heritage, Girls in Rugby and Mixed Ability Touch Rugby projects 
  • Helping to grow all aspects of the company including; SEN provisions, rugby pups and in school programmes 

 

Desirable experience & skills:  
  • UKCC approved coaching qualification – such as RFU Level Two  
  • Experience in a community coaching or PE setting where a range of ages, abilities and backgrounds were engaged with 
  • An in-date First Aid qualification 
  • Evidence of recent safeguarding training 
  • Enthusiasm and passion for coaching and working with childnre/young people 
  • The skillset to effectively work within a collaborative team 
  • Openness to a flexible work schedule, covering weeknights and weekends 
  • Manage time efficiently to follow tight deadlines and work under pressure  
  • Ability to adapt and change your planning and coaching depending on the environment and circumstances 

 

Knowledge of:  
  • The local demographic and how programmes can be effectively managed and delivered 
  • An understanding of effective marketing and communications within sport to support business growth and development 
  • A strong understanding of safeguarding in regards to children, young people, adults, coaches and volunteers 

 

If your interested in this role then please send a CV via email to chad.thorne@community-group.co.uk