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Community Sports Coach

£18,000 to £22,000
Job Type
1 Jun 2022

Colchester United's Football in the Community (CUFITC) is the official charity partner for Colchester United Football Club. We provide high quality sports and education programmes to 8,500 children, young people and adults from across the region each week.

CUFITC are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, dedicated and confident Community Sports Coach on a full time basis, to join our teaching and learning team, delivering across all strands of the organisation.

The successful candidate will share our organisational values. They will be responsible for delivering high-quality provision within our community, adopting our session methodology and schemes of work.

As this position is a key appointment in our organisation, you will have the tenacity and the creativity to overcome obstacles. You will be a leader and have the ability to inspire and motivate people from all backgrounds and communities.

Position: Community Sports Coach

Location: Shrub End Community and Sport Centre, Boadicea Way, Colchester, C02 9BG

Reporting to: Community Performance Manager

Contract Type: Full Time

Number of Hours: 40 hours per week

Salary 18,000 - 22,000 (dependent on experience)

Benefits: As part of your involvement with Colchester United Football in the Community the following benefits are available to staff:

  • Company pool vehicle
  • Business mobile phone
  • Opportunities to work match days for Colchester United Football Club
  • Access to bespoke CPD from our partners including the Premier League, English Football League, The FA Professional Football Association and other key partners
  • A pension scheme is available for eligible applicants

Download our Job Pack for the Community Sports Coach here .

Closing date: 15th July 2022 (Please note this may close earlier if suitable candidate is found)

Interview date: WC 18th July 2022

Proposed start date: ASAP but by 22nd August 2022

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  • Job Reference: 00000333-1
  • Date Posted: 1 June 2022
  • Recruiter: Football in the Community
    Football in the Community
  • Location: Colchester
  • Salary: £18,000 to £22,000
  • Sector: Community & Sport
  • Job Type: Permanent