Netball Lead Coach - Birmingham

Ultimate Activity
20 Mar 2019
24 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Netball Lead Coach - Birmingham

Academies of Sport offer elite sports coaching in cutting-edge skills and strategies to young sportsmen and women, aged 9-15yrs, during the school holidays. We are looking for inspiring, enthusiastic and qualified coaches to lead in the delivery of our 2 - 4 day hockey academies throughout the school holidays.


Lead Hockey Coaches will be required to:

Be responsible for ensuring the coaching programme is delivered to a high standard
Manage a small team of coaches to help deliver energetic coaching sessions
Liaise with parents providing feedback where appropriate
Develop and progress coaching sessions for the various ages and abilities
Provide challenging content in a safe learning environment
Analyse performance and suggest areas of improvement
Show energy, a positive attitude and enthusiasm
Have excellent knowledge in all aspects of your sport (technical, tactical, physical and mental)


Ideally Level 2 or higher hockey coaching qualification (or equivalent)
Ideally experienced at international or senior level, either playing or coaching
Ideally first aid qualified
Experience coaching younger players and working with parents
Able to deliver excellent structured coaching sessions where all children are learning, developing, being stretched, challenged and having fun
Excellent communication skills
Approachable, patient, and above all, passionate about hockey!

Further Info

Dates: Work available in the school holidays: Half Terms, Easter and Summer
Hours: 8:3 - 4:3pm
Opportunities nationwide
Branded uniform provided
All coaching appointments will be subject to relevant pre-employment checks required to work with children including references, enhanced DBS checks and other necessary vetting processes
Flexible options available!