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TEACHING ASSISTANT AND SPORTS COACH APPRENTICES

Gillingham Football Club Community Trust is currently recruiting for 17 new Teaching Assistant and Sports Coach Apprentices to join our Apprenticeship programme.

Gillingham Football Club Community Trust (GFCCT) is looking for 17 enthusiastic and trustworthy members of staff to join our expanding Apprenticeship Programme. The successful candidates will work as Teaching Assistant and Sports Coaches full time within a regular work placement at a partner school. Apprentices will also work within a variety of GFCCT activities including but not restricted to: specific primary or secondary schools, Soccer Schools, after school clubs and sports development activities with partner clubs and organisations.

Hours are determined by GFCCT and will total 30 hours a week during the school term time with work on other GFCCT initiatives during school holidays.

Alongside the work placement, apprentices will complete the qualification element of their apprenticeship, studying an NVQ in Supporting the Delivery of PE and School Sport.

Pay will be £105 per week (apprentice wage).

The successful candidates must have:

  • The ability to work effectively with others as a competent team member.
  • Previous involvement within multi-sports or sports delivery.
  • Computer literacy/word processing skills.
  • Good time management skills.

We would like the successful candidate to have:

  • FA L1 Coaching Qualification or above
  • Previous work experience in a sporting environment in any capacity, e.g. after-school club or sports club.
  • Previous work experience as a coach or sports leader.

Vacancies are available at a number of full time work placement locations listed below. Upon applying please quote the reference number of the placement you are interested in undertaking.

Click here to find the full Job Specification for all roles.

See below for reference numbers for each full time placement:

MEDWAY:

  • Barnsole Primary (GILLINGHAM) Job Reference: GFCCTAPPBP17
  • Hoo St Werburgh Primary (HOO) Job Reference: GFCCTAPPHSW17
  • Oaklands School (CHATHAM) Job Reference: GFCCTAPPOSM17

SEVENOAKS:

  • Halstead Community Primary (SEVENOAKS) Job Reference: GFCCTAPPHCP17
  • Ide Hill Primary (SEVENOAKS) Job Reference: GFCCTAPPIH17
  • Sevenoaks Primary School (SEVENOAKS) Job Reference: GFCCTAPPSP17
  • Sundridge & Brasted C of E (SEVENOAKS) Job Reference: GFCCTAPPSB17

ASHFORD:

  • John Mayne C of E (ASHFORD) Job Reference: GFCCTAPPJM17

MAIDSTONE:

  • Maidstone Grammar School (MAIDSTONE) Job Reference: GFCCTAPPMG17

TONBRIDGE & MALLING:

  • Oakley Junior School SEND (TONBRIDGE) Job Reference: GFCCTAPPOJS17

TUNBRIDGE WELLS:

  • Oakley School SEND (TUNBRIDGE WELLS) Job Reference: GFCCTAPPOS17

CANTERBURY:

  • Wincheap Foundation Primary (CANTERBURY) Job Reference: GFCCTAPPWF17

SWALE:

  • Ospringe C of E Primary (FAVERSHAM) Job Reference: GFCCTAPPOCP17

GRAVESHAM

  • Shears Green Primary School (NORTHFLEET) Job Reference: GFCCTAPPSG17

If you are interested in any of the above positions, please send your CV with a covering letter to:

Wayne 'Freddie' Wilson
Apprenticeship Manager
Gillingham Football Club Community Trust
MEMS Priestfield Stadium
Redfern Avenue
Gillingham
Kent, ME7 4DD
Email: wwilson@priestfield.com
Tel: 01634 623 405

Closing Date: Friday 28th July 2017

If you would like to discuss the positions further or require more information, please contact Wayne 'Freddie' Wilson (details above).

Download the full job advert here.

To find out more about our Apprenticeship Programme please click here.

To find out more about our Community Trust please click here.

Gillingham Football Club, Community Trust actively promotes Equal Opportunities in employment, and welcomes applications from all parts of the community. If you have any particular requirements in respect of the recruitment or interview process please mention this in your covering letter.

COMMUNITY TRUST COACHES


Gillingham Football Club Community Trust regularly recruits part-time Community Coaches across Kent.

Successful candidates will need to be hardworking, flexible, outgoing and self-driven with a positive outlook and a clear focus on high quality performance. Applicants should also be reliable, determined, and keen for the opportunity of a new experience.

See attached for a full Job Specification

Pay would be subject to qualifications and experience.

Key skills and experience required:

  • FA Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Football or working towards the qualification
  • FA First Aid Qualification
  • Knowledge and understanding of child protection issues including holding a current FA Safeguarding Children Workshop certificate
  • Enhanced FA CRB (Criminal Records Bureau) Disclosure
  • Own transport essential
  • Flexible
  • Have or working towards FA Youth Modules

If you are interested in being considered for part-time coaching work please submit a CV and covering letter, outlining your availability and previous experience to:

Jack Knighton (Sports Participation Officer)
Gillingham Football Club Community Trust
MEMS Priestfield Stadium
Redfern Avenue
Gillingham, Kent
ME7 4DD
Email: jknighton@priestfield.com
Tel: 01634 623410

Closing Date: On-going
Job Reference: GFCCTCC314

If you would like to discuss potential opportunities further or require more information, please contact Jack Knighton (details above). To find out more about our Community Trust please click here.

Gillingham Football Club Community Trust actively promotes Equal Opportunities in employment, and welcomes applications from all parts of the community. If you have any particular requirements in respect of the recruitment or interview process please mention this in your covering letter.

INTERESTED IN BECOMING A STEWARD?

The Gills are looking for enthusiastic people to join our stewarding team for the 2016/17 season.

This is a great opportunity to become part of the backroom staff at Gillingham Football Club; stewards perform an important function helping to maintain a safe environment for spectators on matchdays at the MEMS Priestfield Stadium.

A typical tour of duty will start two hours before kick-off and end around 30 minutes after the end of the match. Duties could typically include working in the car park, on exit gates and pitchside access points, and looking after supporters in the spectator areas of the ground. 

If you are over 18 years of age and interested then please download an application form (or pick one up from reception at the club) and complete. Applicants are advised to return complete documents to us as soon as possible. 

For further information contact the Safety Officer, Rebecca Smith on rsmith@priestfield.com