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Sport Camp Coach

Job description

Holiday Sports Camp Coaches


Barry and Llantwit Major Leisure Centres



This is an outstanding career opportunity with a not for profit charitable organisation committed to

providing a diverse and meaningful range of leisure and culture related activities for the local

communities in which we serve.


Holiday Camp Coach will:


● Ensure the safety and enjoyment of children aged 5 - 11 years using the health and fitness facilities.

● To plan and deliver a safe programme of fun fitness games, sports and activities.

● To be responsible for a group of children during the day to ensure safe, effective fun activities.


The Opportunity:

The Coach will focus day to day on the following tasks:

● Planning a clear daily structure / program to engage and motivate the groups.

● Adapting to the needs and interests of group or individual participants.

● Communicating instructions and commands using clear, simple language.

● Encouraging participants to gain and develop skills, knowledge and techniques.

● Inspiring confidence and self-belief.

● Ensure all activities are fully inclusive.

● Have Fun

● Act as a role model for the children

● An awareness of safeguarding will need to be considered in all activities


The Person:

● Will be able to gain acceptance and respect from the children and the parents / guardians.

● A strong communicator with all age groups.

● You will be upbeat, enthusiastic and full of energy, you will need it!

● Will be customer focused and enjoy spending time with the younger generation.

● Will be a team player and be able to work well with all the leisure staff

● Will be able to develop the role on your own initiative.

This position will require a DBS Disclosure. Where the individual does not already hold a DBS

Disclosure, it will be necessary for the postholder to be submitted for a DBS check.

The Parkwood Leisure Holdings Ltd Group are proud to be Equal Opportunity Employers that are

committed to inclusion and diversity.


What can Legacy Leisure offer you?

● Competitive salary

● Incremental annual leave

● Free gym membership for you and a nominated person

● Employee health cash plan

● Employee discount portal - discounts on travel bookings, high street vouchers, gift cards, cinema

tickets, days out, leisure activities and your day to day spending

● Cycle to Work scheme

● Pension Scheme

● Company sick pay

● Career progression

● Training and development


Legacy Leisure is a well established business that is continuously growing. Successful applicants can

look forward to joining a company that can offer career prospects and believes in investing in its people.


How to Apply

If you feel like you could bring some fresh ideas to the table we want to hear from you. Please apply with

a letter of application and CV to


Closing Date

● 14th June 2024


About Legacy Leisure

Established to support a national legacy following the Olympics, Legacy Leisure seeks to educate,

inspire and support physical activity, to enhance the lives of our patrons and enable long term positive

lifestyle changes. Legacy Leisure is passionate about improving the Health and Wellbeing of our patrons,

and aims to offer a diverse range of physical and cultural activities that will engage and invigorate

communities, be it through sport, the arts or other activities.

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