The opportunity to support the delivery of PE across the whole school and other curriculum areas in a primary school setting. Successful candidates will be based in a primary school for 5 days per week and work some evenings up to 5pm delivering after school clubs linked to various sports. The apprentice would be expected to follow the school’s PE

Desired skills

Sports leadership/coaching qualifications or experience
Communication and organisation.

Personal qualities

Hard work
Good manners
Open minded
Willingness to learn

Desired qualifications

GSCE Maths & English at 9-4 or A*- C or equivalent

Sports Leadership or Sport Coaching qualification preferable
(If you do not possess the qualifications already, you will be expected to work towards and achieve them in order to complete your apprenticeship)

Future prospects

Employment with WISE Academies as a Physical Education Co-ordinator or Sports Coach.
Employment as a TA in a school.
Experience to support an application to university for a teaching qualification.

Things to consider

Paperwork tasks, organisation and social media promotions will be expected as part of the role.

Important Other Information

Successful applicants will be required to have a clear DBS certificate.
Travel may be provided depending on individual circumstances.

97.6% of our apprentices progressed to employment or further study*.

(*Destination data, based on apprentices completing in academic year 2016/17).

Why choose Sunderland College?

96% of our apprentices agree that they have the chance to develop new skills at their workplace*.

(*On-programme Survey 2018, apprentices)

97% of our apprentices agree that their course is helping their skills to get better.*

(*On-programme Survey 2018, apprentices)

96% of our apprentices agree that they are happy with their course.*

(*On-programme Survey 2018, apprentices)

We have over 40 Apprenticeship programmes across a range of career sectors.

Best reasons to choose an apprenticeship

Earn while you learn. What's not to like about earning money while learning on-the-job, and getting nationally recognised qualifications all at the same time.

Wide choice of careers. We are one of the biggest apprenticeship providers in the region and offer over 40 apprenticeship programmes in lots of career sectors.

Get paid.You will earn at least the minimum apprentice wage of £4.15 an hour (from April 2020 – aged 16-18).

Great support. You will get the best of both worlds with support from your employer and college to make sure you achieve and get the best out of your apprenticeship.

Excellent prospects. Starting in the workplace means there is lots of potential for you to progress quickly, giving you a fast track route to career success.

A competitive edge. An apprenticeship will give you the edge when competing for jobs against other well-qualified candidates.

Get hired. The qualifications, skills and experience you gain will look super impressive on your CV and your apprenticeship could even turn into a full time job.

An alternative to university. Higher apprenticeships mean that you can become qualified to degree level and beyond.

Gain skills. Not only will you develop job specific skills, you will gain transferable skills, such as time management, that you can use in other industries and careers.

Real job. You will be doing a real job for a real employer and putting your skills and knowledge into practice will show employers what you are capable of.

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