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PE (Physical Education) Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Sports coaches required for full time work in Derby City and surrounding areas!

  • Full time and part time opportunities available!
  • Work in a variety of settings including alternative provisions, mainstream schools, SEN schools and more!
  • Competitive rates of pay (£50 - £60 per day)

Do you have a background in sports of Physical Education? Teaching Personnel are looking for a Sports Coach to work in a 'Good' alternative provider of education in central Derby, specifically with pupils who have been excluded from mainstream education. The pupils can present with challenging behaviour as they have Social, Emotional and Mental Health Difficulties.

We are looking for people with the following skills:

• Sports coaching qualifications

• Experience working with hard to reach young people in either schools or support work/care provisions

• Confident to work with a variety of needs and abilities including those with challenging behaviour

• Some experience working within educational provisions although this is NOT essential

• Willing to work on own initiative and as part of a team

• Ideally available full time with access to a car

• Willing to undertake any additional CPD if necessary

The roles we have are varied but we are ideally looking for people to work on a full time basis in both schools and the local community with hard to reach young people who may be at risk of exclusion.

For further information, please contact Emma Gale on 0115 8456409 or email

All applicants will require the appropriate qualification and training for this role. For teacher roles, we require a formally recognised teaching qualification. For Support staff our minimum requirement is GCSE English & Maths (A-C) or equivalent.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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