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Employability Officer  

(Salary £22,000 - £28,000), Fixed Term Contract – Two Years

We are looking to recruit a full-time (40 hours per week) Project Officer whose role will be to plan, deliver, manage and evaluate the Premier League Works Programme.  The Officer will support young people/adults aged 16 – 25 years, who are furthest from the job market into further training and employment, through developing their personal and social skills.  The Officer will network with local agencies in the public, private and voluntary sectors to deliver positive outcomes for project participants.  In addition, the successful person will help develop the Trusts alternative learning provision, whilst also supporting the Trusts wider community activities and events.  This post presents an exciting opportunity for a dynamic and hard-working individual to join our team, based at Cedars Youth & Community Centre in Harrow.

 

The ideal candidate will have the following:

 

  • A teaching qualification or a degree/HND in youth work/community development.
  • At least two years’ experience of working with either young people or adults in an education/learning environment.
  • An ability to inspire, motivate, mentor and support people towards achieving their goals.
  • An ability to build relationships and work collaboratively with a range of partners.
  • Proficient IT skills.
  • Experience of project management.
  • Experience of working with budgets.
  • Experience of monitoring and evaluating community projects.
  • A full and valid UK Driving Licence, as well as access to a vehicle for work.

 

Educational Tutor

Hourly sessional rate (variable)

Do you want to make a positive difference to young peoples’ lives?  Do you want to work for an organisation whose staff are passionate about improving lives and enhancing communities, through the power of sport and education? 

Watford FC’s Community Sports and Education Trust are seeking highly motivated, enthusiastic and committed delivery staff to join our team and help support and deliver a high-quality enterprise provision across Hertfordshire and the London boroughs of Harrow and Hillingdon including curriculum and after school sessions in term time.

The applicants will need have a flexible approach to work, with evening and weekend projects a possibility. This position is for a casual worker, with hours varying according to sessions.

Role will involve supporting the delivery of our Premier League Enterprise programme,
National Citizen Service and other new hybrid projects.

Desirables

  • A minimum C in GCSE English and maths
  • Any other relevant teaching or youth related certificates/qualifications
  • Hold a valid recognised Safeguarding Children Workshop and Emergency First Aid certificate
  • Hold a clean driving licence and have access to a vehicle
  • Ability to work during the school day, evening and weekends
  • Experience of working with young people
  • Have an innovative approach to education and teaching
  • Good communication and leadership skills
  • Previous teaching experience in a classroom setting
  • Previous experience of working with challenging behaviour

Preferred Skills

  • Knowledge of planning and delivering high quality sessions within a safe learning environment
  • Knowledge and experience to work independently and collaboratively
  • Knowledge and experience of working within a school/youth group environment
  • Knowledge and experience of working with community initiatives
  • Knowledge and experience of monitoring and evaluation
  • Knowledge and experience of working with young people with special educational needs

For any more information about this role please contact Lucy Tearle on 01923 496378 or lucy.tearle@watfordfc.com

Watford FC’s Community Sports and Education Trust is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.  All successful candidates will be subject to the Trust’s Safer Recruitment process and Disclosure and Barring Service check will apply to this role.

 

 

 

 

Sessional Coach

Hourly sessional rate (variable)
 
Do you want to make a positive difference to young peoples’ lives?  Do you want to work for an organisation whose staff are passionate about improving lives and enhancing communities, through the power of sport and education?  
 
Watford FC’s Community Sports and Education Trust are seeking highly motivated, enthusiastic and committed coaches to join our team and help support and deliver an array of high quality provision across Hertfordshire and the London boroughs of Harrow and Hillingdon including curriculum and after school sessions, holiday course and matchday events, girls and women’s specific projects and disability multi-sports activities.
 
The applicants will need have a flexible approach to work, with evening and weekend projects a possibility. This position is for a casual worker, with hours varying according to assignments.
 
Qualifications and Requirements
 
• A minimum FA Level 1 in Coaching Football working towards FA Level 2 in Coaching Football (we may at times look for assistant coaches with a minimum FA Level 1 in Coaching Football)
• Any other relevant National Governing Body (NGB) sport related certificates/qualifications
• Hold a valid FA Safeguarding Children Workshop and FA Emergency First Aid certificate
• Hold a clean driving licence and have access to a vehicle
• Ability to work during the school day, evening weekends and/or school holidays
• Willingness to learn and develop coaching skills
• Good communication and leadership skills
 
Preferred Skills
 
• Knowledge of planning and delivering high quality sessions within a safe learning environment
• Knowledge and experience to work independently and collaboratively
• Knowledge and experience of working/coaching within a school environment
• Knowledge and experience of working with grassroots level
• Knowledge and experience of working with community initiatives
• Knowledge and experience of monitoring and evaluation
 
To download an application form please see the right of this section.
 
Watford FC’s Community Sports and Education Trust is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.  All successful candidates will be subject to the Trust’s Safer Recruitment process and Disclosure and Barring Service check will apply to this role.