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Vacancy: Bristol Sport Foundation head coach - Forever Sport programme

Bristol Sport Foundation (BSF) invites sports coaches to apply for the position of primary school head coach.

As a BSF primary school head coach, your role will be primarily focused on the delivery of high quality sports coaching to children through our Forever Sport primary school PE and sports coaching programme. This will include curriculum time PE lessons and the delivery of after school clubs.

The post-holder will have a unique opportunity to further their sports coaching and sports development career with a forward thinking charity that harnesses the power of sport to positively change lives.

Individual Requirements

As a minimum, you must:

  • Hold a Level Two UKCC sports coaching qualification
  • A minimum of two years’ experience of coaching sport to children
  • A full valid UK driving license.

You must have an understanding and commitment to equal opportunities in employment and sport, and an understanding of individual responsibility in complying with Health and Safety policies and arrangements. 

You will be able to communicate effectively and present a highly professional image when representing BSF, establish positive working relationships with professional staff in schools and balance a determined application of the role with a sense of fun and enjoyment. 

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Fixed term until the end of the 2018/19 academic Year. The post is term-time only plus one week prior to the start of the 2018/19 academic year.


16 days to be taken during school holidays.


£14k - £18k (dependent on experience).


If you are interested in joining the Bristol Sport Foundation team, please apply by sending your CV and a covering letter to Please email if you require further information before applying.


  • Application deadline: January 30th
  • Shortlisted Informed: February 2nd
  • Interviews: w/c February 9th