We are looking for enthusiastic, community spirited applicants to join the Game On team to support with existing provision and future growth.
Applicants should send their CV with a covering email explaining why they are suitable for this position to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please pay particular attention to the job description when applying.
Our deadline for applications is 5pm, 30 September 2016
, no applications will be considered after this.
Game On Wales Sports Coach & Development Assistant (part-time - 15 hours per week)
Game On Manager
Development and delivery of Game On activities
Purpose of the Post
To assist the Game On Wales team in the delivery and development of activities across the former Welsh coalfields areas.
Game On is a Coalfields Regeneration Trust (CRT) social inclusion programme that uses sport to engage people and divert them from inactivity and anti-social behaviour by providing positive learning experiences and overcoming participation barriers to help develop personal skills and wider engagement with the local community.
The Game On programme has ambitious targets to comprehensively expand activities across the former coalfield areas of Wales through engagement with a wide range of partners and supporters.
To help us expand our programme we are seeking additional delivery staff to help facilitate activities, which will comprise the organisation, marketing, promotion and management of events, communication with participants and partners.
To support the Game On team with the delivery of events, tournaments and regular sessions.
To promote and deliver Game On Wales activities to our target audiences.
To research and present findings on target groups and activities.
Plan, prepare and deliver sports sessions as agreed with Game On team.
To carry out further duties appropriate to the post in the furtherance of the Trust¡¦s aims, objectives, policies and Priorities.
Due to its nature this post will involve evening and some weekend working from time to time and travel across Wales.
Skills, Knowledge and Experience
Full driving licence and the ability to travel to sessions independently
Qualified to Minimum Level 1 NGB in Coaching
Valid First Aid qualification e.g. First Aid for Football / Emergency First Aid Certificate
Good communication and motivation skills
Excellent self management skills
Ability to organise, plan and deliver Game On activities and evaluate every session
Knowledge of safeguarding and child protection issues
Proven ability to communicate with and relate to young people
Good basic administrative skills
Innovative, proactive, punctual and reliable
Available to work flexible hours including evenings and weekends
To be responsible for the safe-keeping of any kit and/or equipment allocated to you by Game On Wales
This role is subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check
Level 2 NGB Coaching Qualification
Experience of tournament management
A working knowledge of Sports / Community
Experience in development or delivery of project based initiatives
Ability to speak and understand Welsh