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Sports Coach - School Based New

Smile Education

£70 - £90 per day


Fixed Term | Full Time



Smile Education are a leading recruitment service for schools in Shropshire & Staffordshire. Schools in Telford, Penkridge, Wolverhampton, Cannock, Walsall and surrounding areas currently have an unprecedented demand for flexible PE Cover both immediately and from September.

Do you have experience working with children and young people? Would you like to transfer your skills into the classroom and start a career in education?

About the role:

The main role of a Cover Supervisor is to cover short and long term absences of full time staff in schools. This involves managing behaviour, ensuring work is completed and supporting other staff. It is an excellent opportunity to gain experience in schools crucial for pursuing a career in teaching.

The role offers flexibility and work-life balance. YOU choose your availability to work around your current commitments – work full time or part time.

About the schools:

Secondary schools across Shropshire, Staffordshire and Wolverhampton - set your own travel time/radius based on the area that you live and are willing to travel. You will be able to experience a variety of different schools or build strong relationships with one or two and will work in a supportive and team oriented environment.

About you:

You will have experience working within schools or with children / young people - this could include summer camps, play schemes, dance schools, mentoring, church groups, sports coaching, drama workshops etc. You will have a passion for education and relate well to young people. These are excellent opportunities for varied and challenging work. 

You must be eligible to work in the UK and be able to obtain suitable references for your work with children/ young people. If you do not already hold a DBS check, you must be willing to have one processed.

About Smile Education:

  • Be part of our team of supply teachers and take part in events such as ‘Supply Teacher of the Year’ awards, Annual Family Day and free Christmas drinks to celebrate everybody’s hard work
  • Receive regular CPD, training and support from your Smile consultant
  • Fantastic rates of pay for both day to day and long term cover
  • Complete confidentiality and guidance
  • Work collaboratively with your education consultant who lives in and works with the schools in your area
If you would like to apply for the role, please send your CV via the website. Alternatively, please give Olivia a call on 01543 404682 to find out more.

If you would like to find out about other opportunities in schools, please visit the Smile Education website.

We are committed to safeguarding children. Each applicant will be expected to undertake compliance checks including Prohibited list, Barred list, DBS and Qualifications.