Sports Coach / Learning Mentor

Serlby Park Academy, Doncaster, South Yorkshire


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subject Physical education
Working pattern Part-time only
Salary £19,171 to £19,945 per year (full-time equivalent)

Job summary

Serlby Park Academy are looking to appoint a dynamic, inspirational, hard-working Sports Coach / Learning Mentor to join our academy in February 2020. The Post will complement & support the work of teachers by taking responsibility for agreed learning activities. This involves leading PE planning, preparing and delivering learning activities for individuals/groups & whole classes (PPA cover) and monitoring pupils and assessing, recording and reporting on pupils’ achievement, progress and development. To support vulnerable pupils in groups and 1:1 during English & Maths sessions.

Hours: Temporary until 31st August 2020/ 37 hours per week / 5 days per week / 38 weeks per year

Salary: Grade D points 6 - 8 (£19,171 - £19,945 full time equivalent) Pro-rata

The academy is a 3-18 all through school situated in a small village with a real community feel. We feel passionate about providing our young people with the best experiences, the best outcomes and the best opportunities. We place our learners’ individual needs at the heart of what we do and pride ourselves in our adaptability and willingness to engage fully with our students, their parents and the communities they live in. This role provides an unusual and exciting opportunity for a teacher who is passionate about the opportunity to impact on the lives of students from when they join the academy at the age of 3 in an all through 3-18 setting.

You will be joining an ambitious, committed and hardworking team who are relentless in their drive to make a genuine difference to and lasting impact on our young people, staff, families and the wider community. We value kindness and seek to create an academy where staff feel supported and students feel safe. If you feel you would be the right fit for this role then we would very much like to hear from you.

We are very proud of our academy and visits would be warmly welcomed by appointment. Please contact the academy on 01302 742535 if you would like to arrange a visit.

For more information and to apply for this position please visit our website at

Closing Date: 17th January 2020 at 12 noon

The Trust is committed to safeguarding the welfare of its students and the successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service certificate and checks of the relevant barred list / prohibition lists.

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School overview

School type Academy
Education phase All Through
School size 831 pupils enrolled
Age range 3 to 18
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School website Serlby Park Academy website (opens in a new window)
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About Serlby Park Academy

School location

Whitehouse Road, Doncaster, South Yorkshire, DN11 8EF