School Sport, Health & Wellbeing Apprentice

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Apprenticeship summary

As a School Sport, Health & Wellbeing Apprentice, you will need to be able to plan and deliver coaching sessions.  You will also need to inspire, motivate and enthuse your students

Below are the main roles you will be expected to carry out during your apprenticeship:

  • Support the provision of high quality sports coaching during and after school
  • Involve all children in physical education and adapting lessons to children with different abilities
  • Give feedback to students on performance and help them to improve techniques and understanding
  • Improve links with other local schools and partners to help with competitive sport and physical activity provision
  • Increase physical activity levels within the school (both pupils and staff)
  • Assist with the improvement of staff development within the area of PE and school sport
  • Assist the school in its day to day duties (support classroom activities and the school environment)
  • Plan fun, engaging coaching activities, sessions and programmes in a safe environment
  • Managing coursework set through studying the Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship in Supporting the Delivery of PE and School Sport

Any offer of apprenticeship will be subject to full DBS check and satisfactory references

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

You will already have the following set of skills:

  • Confidence
  • Patience
  • Conscientious
  • A good time keeper
  • Able to take instruction and willing to learn
  • Safety conscious
  • Physically able to carry out the demands of the role
  • Able to travel to work in using their own transport or able to travel to work to arrive on time
  • Have previous experience of sports coaching
  • Previous experience working with children
  • Enthusiasm
  • Motivated and self-driven
  • Flexible & adaptable

Personal qualities

  • Enthusiastic
  • Determination
  • Supportive
  • Self-motivated
  • A good team player
  • Patient
  • Mature attitude

About the employer


We are a small, specialist school for children and young people with high functioning autism.  We have 30 students across Key Stage 2 to Sixth Form. 

Students at Hardwick House are all working at mainstream school levels, however their autism has been a barrier to their success in mainstream settings.

Apprenticeship Framework:Supporting Teaching and Learning in Physical Education and School Sport
Weekly Wage: £126.75
Working Week: Monday-Friday, Hours TBC
Apprenticeship duration: 13 months
Possible start date: 15-07-2019
Level: Advanced

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