Children’s Weekend Sports Coach

  • Part Time
  • Dublin

Website rugbytotireland Rugbytots Ireland

Play Programme for Kids aged 2 - 7 years

Full Job Description:

Rugbytots offer fun, structured play sessions for children aged from 2 to 7 years old. Our coaches deliver sessions with energy, enthusiasm and excitement, to create an atmosphere that is unique and engaging for children and parents alike. We do this by delivering our specifically designed programme for each age group in a fun, dramatic and entertaining way, taking the children on a journey of sporting imagination whilst teaching them how to catch, pass, kick and run with the ball and play as part of a team.

The main objectives are for the children to have fun and grow in confidence during their time with us.

We are currently looking for dynamic individuals to join us as a Head/Assistant Coach in our Venues across the Country.

Lead Coach – Main Responsibilities:

Lead, motivate and engage with the children in your classes
Work though the Rugbytots programme of games and tasks to teach the basic core skills used in rugby in a fun and structured environment
Demonstrate games and skills with enthusiasm and energy, and provide positive feedback to the children
Plan the sessions, ensure classes start and finish on time, and engage with parents
Essential attributes:

An outgoing, dynamic personality.
An ability to engage with children with energy, enthusiasm and excitement.
Excellent organisational, verbal communication and listening skills.
Flexibility and adaptability.
Ability to work Weekends.
Desirable attributes:

Experience of working with young children and/or previous coaching experience. This is desirable but not essential for somebody with the personality we are looking for.
A passion for sports.
What we offer:

Competitive rates of pay (between €12.50 and €20.00 per hour depending on experience and role).
Full training (including Paediatric First Aid for Lead coaches).
Uniform, coaching manuals and equipment provided.
Being part of an amazing team of coaches.
Qualifications and Skills;

A background in teaching kids, child development, physical education etc is certainly an advantage. The candidate must be energetic, enthusiastic, a team player and love working with children.

We have classes all over Ireland, so get in touch to find out if we have a venue near you which we might be hiring in if this location doesn’t suit.

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