Athletics Coach Header Image.

Athletics Coach


Funetics is a fun and inclusive programme, created by England Athletics to help 4-11 year old children across the country to learn, develop and practice running, jumping and throwing skills all year round, for a healthy confident future.

25 Apr 2022
Part Time
Closing date
12 Jun 2022

Funetics provides fundamental athletic movement skills for children aged 4 – 11, underpinned by over 60 Activity Cards, a bag of specialised equipment and a digital platform to book your sessions and track pupil progress through the 1 – 9 unique Funetics stages.

Would you like to be part of a pioneering team of Coaches to launch funetics in Bracknell?

We have flexible working patterns, a competitive salary, and will provide all the training, equipment, and apparel to continue your coaching journey.

We are currently recruiting funetics coaches, and your contract will provide you with 5-25 hours per week of practical coaching.

Our Unique Coaches Must:-

  1. Have passion and experience of working with children aged 4 -11, be energetic, engaging, and enthusiastic to deliver a step change in children's experience of Athletics in Schools.
  2. Have experience of Athletics or other Sports Coaching and hold a relevant Level 2 (or equivalent) coaching qualification or Teaching qualification. Specific Funetics training will be provided.
  3. Be able to work as part of a team and individually with commitment, passion, and integrity, where exceptional customer service is the norm.
  4. Be smart, knowledgeable, and enthusiastic. We are looking for individuals who are passionate about developing children, and are committed, trustworthy, and reliable.
  5. Be available to attend 2 online training courses dedicated to funetics delivery. Be committed to use a web- based resource tool.
    Be able to plan, deliver, lead funetics sessions according to the funetics stages of 1-9 delivering a truly child-centred approach to the sports curriculum.
  6. Have access to transport and be flexible in moving from one venue to another, taking equipment with them.
  7. Be willing to carry out additional roles and responsibilities to continue to expand the funetics programme, including but not limited to; logistics, content development, marketing, and transition of children from curricular to after-school and holiday schemes.An up-to-date Enhanced DBS check and basic first aid certificate are essential, although we can help you obtain them if required.
  8. Please Note:-

2 x 3-hour funetics online training sessions must be completed.

This training is complemented by funetics digital training, which will provide you with all the necessary skills to manage your classes and children's stages through our digital app. Digital training arrangements will be confirmed during the funetics online training sessions.

To apply please submit a covering letter and current full CV to [email protected]

Additional Information

Part Time
Job Type
Fitness & Recreation
Health & Fitness
Pay Information
£20 to £40 Per Hour

Still Deciding?
 and come back later!

Related Opportunities

Apply for this role

Drag and drop your CV here

    Please make sure to include any supporting documents as requested in the job description

    Drag and drop your Supporting Documents here