Bristol Flyers: Casual Basketball Coach

The Bristol Flyers are a leading professional basketball club competing in Britain’s top league, the BBL. As part of Bristol Sport, the Flyers actively promote participation in sport at all age and capability ranges across the city of Bristol and beyond.

The Bristol Flyers are looking for Basketball coaches to join our rapidly expanding community team. Candidates need to be adaptable and able to coach primary school aged children through to secondary age. Coaches require a minimum of a Level 2 sports coaching qualification, all other minimum standards we are able to assist with including a DBS check.

Coaches need to have excellent communication skills and be able to work both independently and as part of a team. The ability to motivate and inspire children to achieve is essential and to act a strong and positive role model.

Coaches will need to be adaptable and be able to deliver sessions suitable for the structure and diversity of a school through to the slightly more informal environment of a Basketball camp.

Excellent interpersonal skills are vital as part of a growing team and we require coaches that are independent and confident to lead sessions and demonstrate excellent subject knowledge. We will offer opportunities to continue to expand and develop your knowledge and ability to coach by offering regular workforce development opportunities. 

Access to a car is required and an interest in other sport is preferable.

Rate of Pay - £15 per hour.

If you are interested in joining the Bristol Flyers Community Team, please email jenny.lewis@bristol-sport.co.uk for more information.