11 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    31 October 2021 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    12 October 2021

Job details

Job role
Education support
Key stages
Early years, KS1, KS2
Working pattern
Will consider part time, term time
The 27 hours are currently split over 4 days but this is flexible to suit the right candidate.
Contract type
Fixed term (Maternity cover)

Job summary

The role of the Sports Coach is to provide fun and challenging PE sessions to all members of the school, ensuring each child engages in activity and is given the opportunity to improve their skills both in competitive team situations and skill sessions.

The coach will be expected to deliver curricular and extracurricular sports sessions to pupils in Primary School education so must have an inspiring coaching manner ensuring each session is exciting and constructive for all involved. In addition to delivering sports sessions, the coach will be expected to organise teams to compete in local and county competitions.

Applying for the job

We would encourage you to take a look at our school website to get a flavour of our school. We look forward to reading your application and hopefully meeting you. If you would like to arrange a telephone conversation with the Headteacher, please ring the school.

This is a fixed term contract to cover materity leave. The 27 hours are currently split over 4 days but this is flexible to suit the right candidate.

Closing date for applications: 31st October 2021

Interview date: 5th October 2021

Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
School size
205 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Contact phone number

About Devoran School

We are looking for a team player who will complement our committed and vibrant team. Devoran School is situated on the outskirts of Truro set on wonderful grounds. We like to take the learning outside and make the most of every moment we have the children in our care. We are a team of 25 staff working from EYFS through to Year 6 in a one-form entry school.

The mental health of our children and staff is paramount to us and we work hard to ensure that our Trauma-Informed practice supports all children and that staff are also given the support they need in order to be successful within their role. We pride ourselves on focusing on three core values of being ‘Ready, Respectful and Safe’.

A commitment to continuing professional development is necessary; we work closely together and roles may be interchangeable to meet children’s needs. We are looking for someone with initiative and a willingness to become an active member of our friendly and professional school team – where happy children and their learning are our highest priority.

School location

Devoran Lane, Truro, Cornwall, TR3 6PA

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