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PE & School Sport Apprentices

Positions available in Daventry, Northampton and Corby, NN2 6JW
Contact Name
Shane Ward
Contact Telephone
07753 221 265
Contact Email

PE & School Sport Apprentices

This is a 40 hour per week contract, including college time, 52 weeks of the year. The pay will be based at a minimum of £3.70 per hour.
Full Time
Placed On
Wed 16th May, 2018
12:00am - Mon 4th June, 2018
Job Reference
The David Ross Education Trust, working alongside sports charity Inspire+, are recruiting PE and School Sport Apprentices to start in September 2018. As a PE & School Sport Apprentice you’ll work alongside teachers and coaches to support and lead PE lessons, trips, lunch and playtime activities, competitions, fixtures, clubs and events. Sport is at the heart of the David Ross Education Trust and we’re looking to enhance this provision even further and you could be part of that. You will preferably have experience and interest in a wide range of sports, as well as coaching experience and/or qualifications.

Work alongside teachers and coaches to support and lead PE lessons, lunch and playtime activities, fixtures,
competitions, clubs and events to raise the profile of PE and school sport within our academies.

Key areas of work
 Support the teaching of PE and sport lessons in school.
 Support ordinary classroom activities.
 Support your academy in preparing for and attending school sport competitions.
 Produce risk assessments for your academy in preparation for them attending sports events.
 Support house competitions, sports days and other events where possible.
 Help to identify and support talented individuals.
 Support DRET wide events and initiatives including the Horizon programme, Primary Cups, Cross
Country Cup and Summer Cup, amongst others.
 Be a champion for DRET Sport and Sport & Wellbeing in general - promote and market sporting.
opportunities to schools and parents/students through traditional and social media channels
 Help ensure the sporting achievements of the academy and its students are well publicised.
 Assist with the running of before and/or after school clubs.
 Pastoral support for small groups or individuals.
 Gifted and talented and low self-esteem mentoring.
 1-1 support for pupils with SEN or disabilities.
 Organising and running inter and intra sports events.

Other duties
 Support the SEO in the secondary academies to deliver Sport Star events throughout the year.
 Develop the relationship between the DRET secondary and primary academies. Including hosting
events, sharing staff, facilities, young leaders and more.
 Support DRET in raising funds for the Inspiration fund.
 Co-ordinate the opportunities offered to all DRET academies through the Trust.

Whilst every effort has been made to explain the main duties and responsibilities of the post, each individual
task undertaken may not be identified. Employees will be expected to comply with any reasonable request from
those in a position of responsibility to undertake work of a similar level that is not specified in this job description.

Supporting Documents:

pe-and-school-sport-apprentice-jd-2018---copy.pdf (PDF, 236.3 Kb)

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