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  • Ref no: GLA05805
  • Published: 13/1/2020
  • Closes: 26/1/2020
  • Location: Various areas throughout the City, Glasgow, G4 0QW
  • Salary: £17,918.43 - £19,506.75 per year
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Position Type: Full Time & Part Time

Applications for this job cannot be made online. Please refer to the advert for further information.

Job Description

Are you an Enthusiastic and Highly Motivated Gymnastics Coach?

Then Glasgow Sport is currently looking to recruit YOU for our exciting new gymnastics programme!

If you want to make Gymnastics Coaching your career, we believe our programme is right for you to develop and progress in our fast paced and expanding programme. We are currently recruiting the following posts:

• Full Time (35 hours per week)
• Part Time (between 4-35 hours per week) evening and weekend cover required
• Bank Staff (no set weekly hours; flexible to cover the programme)

With a range of eleven fantastic gymnastics venues across the city, including Kelvin Hall Gymnastics Academy; you will become part of a growing gymnastics team delivering high quality gymnastics lessons across Glasgow.

Our lessons include an Early Years Programme, a comprehensive Recreational Gymnastics Programme as well as Adult Gymnastics Sessions and Trampolining classes.

As a large organisation, delivering a wide range of lessons throughout the week we can offer flexible working options and offer shift patterns with varying hours and work days. This is perfect for those with existing commitments, or those who are looking to make gymnastics their career.

The key role of the coach is to implement an effective gymnastics programme, which will ensure the appropriate delivery of gymnastics throughout the city. We are looking for motivated gymnastics coaches who must hold a minimum of a UKCC level 1 (or equivalent) qualification which must be held in at least one of the following disciplines: Pre-School Gymnastics, General Gymnastics, Artistic Gymnastics or Trampolining. Along with holding the required qualification a considerable degree of gymnastics coaching experience and knowledge is essential.

Additional Benefits include:
• Coaching uniform supplied to all employees
• Annual Leave; 29 days, increasing to 34 days once you have completed 5 years service, plus public  holiday allowance. Designated leave period (2 weeks) during Christmas and New Year (deducted from leave total)
• Free annual Flu Vaccination for all employees
• Competitions throughout the year for free tickets for our full range of events, including: World Pipe Band Championship, Gymnastics and Glasgow Royal Concert Hall
• Preferential discounts at a range of Glasgow Life events and activities, including 2 for 1 Ticket Offers for a range of concerts, exhibitions and events
• Up to 52 weeks maternity or adoption leave
• Opportunity to join Childcare voucher scheme and Credit Union

Membership of the Protection of Vulnerable Groups Scheme will be essential on taking up appointment.  Please note successful candidates for the above position will be required to pay for their PVG Membership/or Scheme Checks.

Salary will be pro rata for part time posts.

So why not join us here at Glasgow Sport and be part of our exciting new gymnastics team?

Application Packs

Alternative Application Packs can be requested in other formats for example, Large Print, Braille, Audio and other languages. To request an alternative Application Pack please phone 0141 287 1054.

Packs will be posted out to you within 3 working days of receiving your telephone request.

Please note the closing date of the job advert to ensure that you give yourself plenty of time to complete your application form and return it to us.

Further Information

For further information about working for us please refer to our website

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