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Vacancy: Development coach

02 August 2018

Club Doncaster Foundation are recruiting a development coach.

Organisation:Club Doncaster Foundation             

Position:Development Coach  

Responsible to:Sport Development Officer, Participation Development Manager, Head of Foundation

Responsible for:Participation Programme (Schools and Social Inclusion)

Starting Salary: £15,000 pro rata

Contracted hours:Part time (0.7) contract. The candidate will be required to have a flexible approach to working hours, events, evenings, weekends and such hours as necessary.

Location:Keepmoat Stadium, Stadium Way, Doncaster, DN4 5JW

Closing Date:Friday 10thAugust (5pm)

Interviews: 16thor 17thAugust

Start Date:September 2018

General purpose of the post:

To take the lead role in the delivery of sports and participation provision on behalf of the Foundation in schools and community settings. Acting as the day to day contact for key partners in the delivery setting. Working closely with the wider Foundation team, developing the quality of our service across all products. Provide mentoring support to apprentice coaches and volunteers who will assist in the delivery of coached activities.

Special skills and knowledge

Be familiar with Microsoft office programmes

Previous use of sports monitoring and evaluation systems

An understanding of and a commitment to equal opportunities issues both in the workplace and the wider community

Knowledge of the National Curriculum for Physical Education

Knowledge of the Premier League trust and programmes their funded programme.

Personal qualities


A child / young person friendly and centred approach to all delivery.

A professional approach when working with schools and their staff.

Positive attitude with the ability to motivate and enthuse individuals and groups.

Punctual and able to manage a varied workload

How to apply:


Send a covering letter stating how you meet the roles and responsibilities and a CV to:

Kirsty Cavanagh ( by 5pm on the 10th of August.

For the full job description click here.

Vacancy: Development coach