We are looking to recruit  Play Mentors to deliver physical activity sessions during lunchtimes in our local primary schools.  Applicants must have experience volunteering or working with young people and ideally have experience delivering sports sessions to primary school age pupils.

Hourly rate:  £7.50 ph (or min.wage for age)

Play mentors will be expected to:

  • Deliver safe, engaging physical activity sessions every lunchtime
  • Motivate and encourage all children to participate and become more active
  • Act as an excellent role model at all times
  • Adhere to the school behaviour and health & safety policies at all times
  • Participate in additional staff training and share practice with other play mentor

Successful applicants will be based in one primary school for the remainder of the academic year (to mid July) and will be expected to work 1.5hrs a day, Monday to Friday (11.50-1.20pm or 12pm-1.30pm depending on the school)

This is an ideal opportunity for someone who is interested in potentially becoming a sports coach or gaining experience in an primary school.  KSSP will be keen to support Play Mentors  to become part time sports coaches in the future.

For more information about the Play Mentor role please see Play Mentor job specification and Play Mentor job description

To apply for this job please complete the Play Mentor Application form  by 17th December 2021. If you have any questions please email or ring the Coaching Co-Ordinator on 07525 858892