Gymnastic coach

  • Job Reference: 138144
  • Date Posted: 13 July 2021
  • Employer: Serco Limited
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  • Location: West Midlands (B73 6EB), United Kingdom
  • Salary: £8.20 to £8.91 Per Hour
  • Sector: Leisure
  • Job Type: Part Time
  • Duration: Not specified

Job Description

Job title: Gymnastics Coach

Location: Northfield Leisure centre and Billesley Indoor Tennis centre

Job type: Casual

Working Hours: Northfield: Tues 4-5pm, Fri 4 to 6pm, Sat 12.30 to 3pm, Sun 12.30 to 2.30pm

Billesley: Mon 4-6.30pm, Sat 9am -12pm, potential for further days and hours depending on growth

Salary: £8.20 to £8.91 per hour + holiday pay


Here at Birmingham Community Leisure Trust our goal is to get more people, more active, more often. We provide affordable access to a wide range of sports and leisure facilities to support healthier and happier people across all segments of the local community. To deliver those services takes an enthusiastic and customer focused team - and right now we are looking to recruit for Gymnastics Coaches to join the centre.


In this role you will lead with the development and delivery of an existing weekly Gymnastics Coaching Programme at Northfield Leisure Centre and Billesley Indoor Tennis Centre for 2 - 11-year olds.



This will include planning, preparing, and delivering coaching sessions as required by your line manager and associated delivery partners.



This is your chance to train potential athletes, ensure children remain safe and aware of the risks and build up their confidence. Who knows, it maybe you getting a thank you from the Olympic Gymnasts of the future!


Ultimately, you'll ensure your pupils continue to progress, providing them with confidence and you with an enormous sense of achievement and pride.


We share your passion for leisure, and we will offer a safe, fun, and professional working environment with excellent development opportunities.  You will also receive free gym membership for you and a family member across 8 of our fantastic leisure centres!


About you


You'll need to have excellent customer service skills as you'll be interacting heavily with our customers. So, whether you've earned that experience in a leisure or another customer facing environment, you'll be a people person who is happy dealing with people of all ages and backgrounds.


As a Coach you'll naturally be able to motivate and manage your students, have excellent planning skills, and be a good communicator. 



Lastly, you'll need to hold a minimum level 2 British Gymnastics qualification or equivalent and it is desirable that you hold first aid and child protection



If you feel like you meet the above criteria and want to cut your teeth in a challenging and varied role, please apply today.


Why Serco


Meaningful and vital work: The nature of our business means you will do interesting work that matters - delivering essential services that touch people's lives.


A world of opportunity: Our diverse UK-wide operations offer unrivalled opportunities to learn and develop. You'll be able to broaden your experience and apply your skills in new ways.


Great people: We are a motivated team who will encourage you and help you to succeed. You'll have the resources you need to do your job in a diverse and supportive environment. 


What we offer


  • Up to 6% contributory pension scheme
  • Serco discounts which include cinema, merlin entertainment and online shopping discounts, cycle to work scheme and discounts on mobile phone plans and leisure centre memberships.
  • Interesting, varied, and enjoyable work
  • A company that recognises your contribution


Serco/Serco Leisure Operating Limited are appointed as the Trust's Managing Agents. We manage the recruitment process and the Trust's employees in the delivery of the service on their behalf. The Trust is committed to equal opportunities and requests any potential applicant to contact the Recruitment Team on 0345 010 4000 as soon as possible if an applicant has any additional queries, requirements or will need additional time in submitting an application. Applicants should be aware that in line with the company's policy, employees will have a DBS check where appropriate.


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