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Sports Teaching Assistant

  • Location: York
  • Sector: Primary
  • Date posted: 05/07/2019

Job description

Sports Coach Teaching Assistant York

Are you a recent sport graduate? Do you have experience in sport coaching? We have a fantastic opportunity working at an alternative provision in York. The school is an Ofsted graded Good and is dedicated to providing education to individuals outside of mainstream education. Whether you have direct experience or not, this could be a suitable position if you are looking to begin a career in the education sector.


  • You will work with vulnerable young individuals
  • Supporting the delivery of all lessons and helping to engage students
  • Behavioural management
  • Child development
  • Coaching a variety of different sports
  • Age range 5-16 year olds
  • Monday to Friday (8.30am to 3.30pm)

Ideal candidate requirements:

  • A degree in sports coaching or experience in a coaching environment
  • Good communication skills
  • Team Teach training
  • Autism Awareness Training
  • De-Escalation techniques


  • Full time position including holiday pay
  • Minimum of £9.50 an hour, paid by Teaching Personnel's payroll system every Friday
  • Exclusive access to online and in house CPD courses
  • The chance to gain recognised qualifications such as a safe guarding level 2, Team Teach, Moving and Handling, SEN Diploma level 2-4, Child psychology and many more!
  • Opportunity for gaining a permanent contract
  • Dedicated consultant who will support you through the placement.

To Apply:

Please contact Kerry Fowler for more information on 01482 908020 or alternatively, you can send your up to date CV by following the 'Apply Now' Link.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

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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