Edinburgh Academy - Active School Co-ordinator

Job: Active School Co-ordinator
Salary: £19’500
Working Hours: 40 hours per week
Shift Pattern: Will include weekend work

The Role

This role has been designed to help the Edinburgh Academy keep links within the local community. The successful candidate will be expected to create strong partnerships with local schools, colleges and universities. You should be able to recruit and manage a team of volunteers while delivering a high standard of coaching in a range of different sports.


  • Build and deliver a strong schools programme within the local community.
  • Create an after school programme giving the local community a place to come and enjoy taking part in sport.
  • Run holiday camps during all major school holidays.
  • Work with young coaches as they develop their coaching skills and confidence.

The Individual

We are looking for somebody with a huge amount of energy to come and lift our sports team. This is a perfect role for someone who enjoys working with children and has a passion for sport. The successful candidate must have experience working with children and a strong coaching background. A background in Dance or Gymnastics would be an advantage. Coaching badges or awards would be desirable but are not essential.

If you think you have the qualities and drive to add to our team we would love to hear from you.

A current CV and covering letter should be sent to au@edinburghacademy.org.uk no later than the 20th March 2020.

Please contact Andy Utterson on 0131 624 4900 if you have any questions.

Date published: 14 February 2020
Date updated: 14 February 2020


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