Mary Exton Junior Mixed And Infant School

PE and School Sports Apprentice


Mary Exton Junior Mixed And Infant School

Training Provider:


Weekly wage £117.00
30.0 hours per week Mon - Fri shifts TBC.
duration: 52 weeks
start: 2 January 2020
Intermediate(level 2)
Activity Leadership (apprenticeship standard)
16 December 2019 (application closing date)
Working in School and School Sport Partnerships our apprentices are enrolled in 30 hours of work and training delivered by our Tutors. You will be extra help during PE lessons and in the classroom where you will assist and lead extra-curricular activities and support Young Ambassadors and Sports Leaders.


Vacancy Description

Our apprentices are based within schools and work 30 hrs a week with training being delivered within a local Hubsite setting.

The PE role involves:

  • Working within a school setting and supporting the delivery of Physical Education and school sport
  • The wider community role involves working within the local PE and school sports network to deliver competition for all the schools within the area
  • We also work with National Governing Bodies to work with a Community Sports Apprentice programme
  • It is an interesting, varied position that gives the valuable opportunities of gaining experience in working with young people, colleagues and key community partners in sport
  • You will find out about the sporting career and teaching paths that are available and the hope would be that this apprenticeship will lead you onto your next step on the career ladder

Future Prospects

  • PE Teacher
  • Primary School Teacher
  • Teaching Assistant
  • Activity Leader

Skills Required

  • An enthusiasm to inspire young people to get involved in PE and School Sport
  • Commitment to the role

Qualities Required

  • Ability to work as part of a team in a busy school environment
  • Self-motivated
  • Ability to use initiative
  • Well organised

Qualifications Required

  • A-C/7-4 grade at GCSE, or equivalent, in English & maths is an advantage but not a requirement

Training Provided

  • Level 2 NVQ in Activity Leadership
  • Level 2 in leading Health Related Activity Sessions
  • Employment Awareness in Active Leisure and Learning
  • Functional skills if needed