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Around 200,000 people decide to become sports coaches every year. In this area we have constructed a variety of resources and documents to help any one who is thinking about or making a positive move into the world of sports Coaching.

Sports Coach UK - Top Tips on Becoming a Coach

Joining the Northamptonshire Sport Coaching Network provides numerous benefits for the new coach including weekly coaching updates, a quarterly Newsletter detailing the latest opportunities and access to the Northamptonshire Sport Coach Scholarship.

Find information out about your sport

Link with a local club

Northamptonshire Sport advocates that all active coaches should maintain the Minimum Operating Standards as advised by our National Governing Body partners. For more specific information - see the coaching area of your sports' National Governing Body: click here.

For more general information, sports coach UK have compiled a list of recommended Minimum Operating Standards for Active Coaches which can be accessed below. They have also created an online tool which outlines what qualifications a coach is expected to have when coaching in various environments, which can be accessed here.

If you have any other further questions about getting into coaching, please contact the Coach Development Team by clicking here.

Fraser Lodge

Community Sports Development Officer

Northamptonshire Sport

Telephone
01604 362568

Connect

01604 366 976

Latest Jobs

Sports Enrichment and Physical Literacy Teacher

Salary: £19,000 to £24,000 depending on experience & qualifications

Closes: 5:00pm - Thu 2nd March, 2017

Community Sports Coach

Salary: Hourly - Depending on qualifications/experience

Closes: 12:00pm - Thu 9th March, 2017

Gymnastics and Trampolining Coaches

Salary: £7 to £14 Depending on experience

Closes: 12:00pm - Fri 31st March, 2017

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