The New Saints FC Foundation
24 August 2015

The New Saints FC Foundation

Exciting new vacancies available

Vacancy details

Organisation:The New Saints Community Foundation
Employer: The New Saints Football Club
Vacancy type: Casual/part time work
Job title: Multi – Sport/Football Coaches
Vacancy categories: Ad Hoc
Salary range: £10.00 Per Hour
Additional benefits: Free Gym Membership *
Type of work: Leisure, sport and Coaching
Location: Wales, West Midlands
Full location details: SY114AS Oswestry
Working hours: Part-time
Working time: Daytime, Evenings, Weekends

Job description

The New Saints Community Foundation is looking to expand their team with a number of talented and experienced coaches. The role requires some flexibility and involves delivery of sessions in and around the area of Oswestry, including but not limited to: Weston Rhyn, Chirk, Gobowen, St.Martins, Rural, Oswestry.

The role is on an ad hoc basis, coaches will be contacted as and when needed. There will be opportunity to be added to our permanent coaching timetable. Hours will be based on and around a school day, with some weekend work required to assist with events to promote the Foundation and Club.

The hours for which we are looking for session cover will typically be between 12.30pm and 7.30pm Monday to Friday, to include session set up. Weekend hours between 10am and 4pm may also be required, to fit in with our attendance at events. There may also be some cover required during a school day to assist with diversionary activities with schools. There will also be some cover required to deliver our football birthday party experience.
PLEASE NOTE: We encourage applicants to apply who are able to commit to these hours on a regular basis only.

Typical Roles and Responsibilities

• Plan and deliver safe effective multi - sport activities to boys and girls age 4 - 19 years of age
• Transport of equipment to and from sessions within the community and schools
• Take lead/or assist with the delivery of the sessions
• Provide administration duties i.e. registers and the collection of monies to be paid into the till at the end of sessions
• Safely handover children to parents at the end of each session
• Sign and out of all community venues
• Administer first aid treatment where required
• Deliver/assist in the delivery of healthy eating and active lifestyle type workshops
• Plan and Lead football birthday party experiences at The New Saints Football Club (1 hour)
• Evaluate sessions and feedback to the community foundation team

Person requirements

DBS Checked
Safe guarding and Child protection qualified
Multi-Sport Coach Qualifications Level 2
Experience of working and coaching children from 4 - 19 years of age
First Aid Trained
Car Driver
Plan and Deliver quality multi-sport sessions

Effective communicator
Good planning and organization
Analyzing and evaluating
Friendly and approachable
Committed and reliable
Experience of coaching a variety of young performers with varying needs

Company information

The New Saints FC Foundation is a charitable organization that aims to engage with the local community to provide positive, sustainable football, sports and educational activities for young people. The Foundation’s involvement extends across many areas including education, health, social inclusion and equality, underlining our commitment to make a positive difference in Oswestry and the local area.

The New Saints FC Foundation is also committed to raising the profile and awareness of The New Saints Football Club’s work in the local community and the participation of players and coaches to support a wide range of activities.

As a club, The New Saints proactively supports local projects and encourages greater support from stakeholders within Oswestry and the local community.

Foundation Objectives:
-To create activity programmes that meet the strategic principles of The New Saints Football Club and support local and national Government policies.
-To increase opportunities for young people to participate in football, sport and educational projects through effective partnerships with the public, private and voluntary sectors.
-To deliver football and sports participation programmes as well as education, health, social inclusion and equality projects.
-To provide diversionary activities ensuring that all in the community have the opportunity to participate, adding enrichment to their lives regardless of gender, disability, age or social-economic factors.
-To provide comprehensive disability projects that increase the self-esteem, health, personal and social skills of all participants.
-To provide an effective volunteer, training and development programme to increase the quality and quantity of coaches and volunteers.
-To increase access opportunities to quality facilities at The Venue at Park Hall.
-To generate positive publicity for The New Saints Football Club and its associated partners.
-To create a lifelong association with The New Saints Football Club to increase the next generation of fans and encourage all sections of the community to its fan base.
-To support The New Saints Football Club’s Corporate Social Responsibility agenda.
-To secure the necessary funding, delivery contracts and sponsorship to deliver effective and meaningful programmes.
-To maintain high levels of management and administration of the Foundation through effective planning, communication, customer care and promotion of opportunities.

Planned activities will include the following:
Schools coaching
After school clubs
In curriculum coaching (PPA)
Associate Schools Scheme
Mini Saints coaching (5 to 8 years)
Development Centre coaching (8 to 12 years)
Holiday Camps (5 to 12 years)
Tournaments & Festivals

Our Community Club Scheme includes:
Match day events and activities
Girls football
Multi-sport days
Our Education Project-based work includes:
No Smoking
Healthy Eating & Healthy lifestyles
Numeracy and Literacy
Social Inclusion
Disability Programme
Apply email address
[email protected]
Job reference

Interview Process
If you are successful at application, you will be invited to interview; you should bring all evidence of qualifications with you. If successful at interview, coaches will be asked assist sessions with one of our coaches and you may also be asked to take lead on this session to demonstrate your experience and skills. This will be reviewed after a 3 month period.

Please send a copy of your C.V to the address below if you don't have access to the internet:

Naomi Stocker
The New Saints Community Foundation
The Venue
Burma Road
Park Hall

For an informal discussion about this role you can also call 01691 684840