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Sports Coach Assistant - Term Time

Barnsole Primary School, Gillingham

  • Ref:MED887-2396-65S
  • Posted:03/10/2022
  • Pay:Grade D2 point 4 - actual salary £14,149 per annum
  • Start Date:7th November 2022
  • App Close Date:03/10/2022 at 16:00
  • Interviews:12/10/2022


Hours: 32.5 hours per week, 38 weeks per year

Do you have sports coaching experience? If so you may be interested in joining our   team and help us on our mission to provide our children with the very best educational experience. You will provide high-quality sports coaching during and after school to help raise attainment and improve our competitive sports provision.

You will be:

  • Qualified to at least a NVQ Level 2 or equivalent qualification in coaching,PE or activity leadership
  • able to assist with the improvement of staff development within the area of P.E. and school sport.
  • able to improve link with local schools to help with competitive sport and physical activity
  • Someone committed to working in partnership with staff, parents and the community to promote inclusion and excellent opportunities for all.

Please see attached job description for full details of the post.

In return we offer:

  •  a positive, friendly and happy  working environment
  • a fantastic school community all working towards achieving the best for our pupils 
  •  national terms and conditions
  • tailored programmes of CPD with cross trust development opportunities
  • a generous package of Maritime Trust staff benefits. 


Further information about the Trust is available at www.Maritimeacademytrust.org 

Further details about the school can be found at https://www.barnsoleprimary.medway.sch.uk

Maritime Academy Trust embraces diversity and equal opportunity in a serious way. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives and skills. The more inclusive we are, the better our work will be.

The Trust and its academies are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. The post is subject to a successful Enhanced DBS check and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before an appointment is confirmed.

Please note: we may hold interviews as and when applications are received and we reserve the right to offer to a candidate prior to the closing date. We only accept applications submitted online via the TES website and which are completed before the closing deadline. With this in mind, we encourage you to apply as soon as possible.

Closing Date: 7th October 2022

Interview Date: 12th October 2022


Information about the school

Barnsole Primary School is part of the Maritime Academy Trust, an innovative partnership of schools based in Greenwich, Bexley, Kent and Medway. Our academies have transformed through targeted collaboration, innovative ideas and an entrepreneurial curriculum which equips children with leadership and life skills.

Barnsole Primary is an outstanding three-form community primary school situated in Medway with a thriving school nursery on site.

We are committed to providing a safe, secure and stimulating learning environment where each one of our pupils can achieve their potential and flourish academically and socially. We have exceptionally high expectations of all our pupils and endeavour to nurture their self-confidence and self-esteem so that they can be the best they can be.

Relationships with parents and our wider community is something we put right at the top of our agenda. If you would like to visit please do not hesitate to contact us and we also actively encourage feedback so if you feel there is something we can do better please let us know.

We look forward to meeting with you.

Job Contact Information

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Legislation.