Project Officer - Children & Young People
You may choose to use your PE and Sport Premium funding to employ external coaches at your school. Coaches working in schools can add expertise and inspiration alongside teachers. They have links to local clubs and organisations and can play a vital role in helping pupils transition into community sport.
Employing coaches can make a huge difference to teachers, pupils and schools. Coaches working in schools can:
Coaches working in schools need to have the right experience, qualifications and safety checks. Here’s a quick guide to the different coaching levels and what each one means for working in schools:
If you are a coach or have coaches working in your school, we run an annual event in October that provides an opportunity to network and learn with other coaches. Keep an eye on our latest events and courses or get in touch with Kelly to find out more.
HCC have plenty of guidance around hiring a coaching provider. They also explain the qualifications needed for third party PE and sports coachesVisit site
UK Coaching provide lots of great advice from finding the right coach to disability and education needsVisit site