Cricket Coach - Tiverton

We Activate
12 Apr 2017
03 May 2017
Contract Type
Cricket Coach - Andrew Flintoff Cricket Academy, Blundell's Prep School

The Andrew Flintoff Cricket Academy (AFCA) is a fun filled week of cricket coaching, games and activities. Each Academy features a Star Visit from either Andrew Flintoff himself or another Professional Player who will pass on coaching tips that helped them reach the top.

All Academies feature the unique 'Freddie Challenges', technical coaching, small sided games and our famous World Cup Day. AFCA is for boys and girls aged between 5-16 years old of all abilities.

What You Will Do

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Plan a variety of coaching sessions prior to the academy beginning with support from our curriculum or by using your own expertise!
Deliver high quality coaching sessions based on age and ability, throughout each day
Ensure every child is enjoying themselves at all times & generate a great academy atmosphere through fun, enjoyment & respect, maintaining high levels of safety throughout
Work together in your team to get all equipment set up for a great day of coaching to begin
Always welcome each parent and child in a professional and friendly manner

Other Activities

Deliver extra-curricular sessions. These may include: wet weather activities & worksheet completion tasks
Actively engage children in our Extra Time Club


Our Academies run from 9:30am - 4:30pm or 9am - 5pm (depending on location) with the offer of our Extra Time Club to parents, which add an additional hour, each side of the day.
You may be required to work in excess of 40 hours a week therefore you will be asked to 'opt out' of the 48 hour Working Time Directive


Respond to incidents and/or emergences in line with company policy
Adhere to Activate Camp's brand standards
Dress and act according to Activate Camp's policy at all times
Carry out any other reasonable tasks required

Your Safeguarding Responsibility

Activate Camps are committed to safeguarding and promoting welfare of our attendees. An Andrew Flintoff Cricket Academy coach must follow Activate Camps safeguarding and child protection policies and procedures at all times.

Wages And Benefits

You can earn between GBP240 - GBP500 per week (pro rata) depending on your age, quali cations and experience

We can also offer:

Flexible job opportunities to suit your availability
The opportunity to gain meaningful coaching experience
IIRSM approved training and CPD opportunities

Who We Are Looking For

We are looking for coaches that:

Are out-going and enjoy working with children between the ages of 5 - 16
Have great communication skills
Have a positive & hard working attitude towards their work
Are team players that are always willing to help out whenever needed
Hold a valid DBS certificate - Activate can split the cost if you need one processing
Have a right to work in the UK

Our coaches will also have the following qualifications and skills:

An ECB Certificate in Coaching Children's Cricket or Coach Support Worker qualification
The capability to differentiate coaching sessions and drills
Demonstrate excellent behaviour & group management skills

Training We Offer

Attendance to our staff training weekend prior to the summer commencing is required
Online training, including our Cardinus and IIRSM approved Risk Management in Sport and Childcare Settings Award.

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