Specialist Cricket Coach with additional multi sports background - The Performance Sports Group - £24,000 - Closing date 8 March 2021

£24,000 yearly
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  • Berkshire & South Oxfordshire
  • Feb 12, 2021
Full time coaching Cricket

Job Description

Performance Cricket Ltd is a subsidiary of the Performance Sports Group LLP. We are looking for a dedicated and motivated coach to join our team. Your primary role is to deliver within a diverse range specialist cricket programmes in the Berkshire & South Oxfordshire area. In additional, we have a number of other sports development programmes in the pipeline. Pre Covid we worked alongside 40 Primary Schools, 4 Secondary Schools, 8 private schools and 12 cricket clubs. Our specialist cricket programme includes Academies, Master Classes, Little Crickets and One to Ones.

Expectations of the role include:

• Working in partnership with the Managing Director you will be responsible for leading a variety of coaching sessions alongside a passionate team of coaches.
• Leadership opportunities include: academies, masterclasses, cricket club coaching delivery, one to ones & managing a team of coaches.
• Your coaching duties will include planning, preparation, delivery and evaluation of sessions including clubs, schools, colleges & holiday programmes.
• The ability to deliver other sports at KS1, KS2 & KS3 level including rugby, football or hockey is desirable. Training opportunities will be provided for any new areas of coaching.
• A passion for cricket, sports development & learning is essential along with a strong coaching background, excellent interpersonal and organizational skills.


ESSENTIAL SKILLS
• ECB Level II coaching qualification – minimum with desire to work towards ECB Level III. Or, ECB level III qualified (including relevant DBS, safeguarding/child protection & first aid certificates)
• Experience of working in performance coaching environments
• Experience of working in junior cricket club programmes or county age group programmes
• Proven leadership & team player
• Full clean driving licence
• Right to work in the UK
DESIRABLE SKILLS
• Experience of cricket & schools sport structures.
• Coaching qualifications in other sports such as rugby, hockey, football and tennis.
• Experience of playing cricket
• Ability to work independently as a self starter.
ADDITIONAL NOTES
For more information please check out our website www.performancesportsgroup.co.uk