About us: Little Big Sport runs junior soccer programs for 2-5 year olds at kindergartens and childcare centres, and for 2-10 year olds at our after school & weekend venues throughout the Gold Coast, Northern NSW and Melbourne, with over 2500 weekly participants.
Job Description/About the role:
We are seeking reliable and enthusiastic soccer coaches/entertainers for children aged 2-5. Venues are located in Melbourne’s Eastern and South-Eastern suburbs (Richmond / Balwyn / Clayton).
If you enjoy working with young children, being outdoors and have a passion for sports, we would like to hear from you!
Around 5 hours are available per week and this is over 2 mornings (2-3 hours each Wednesday and Thursday morning). Immediate start & training provided! Some driving is required, so access to a reliable vehicle is essential. As there are limited hours available, this position suits those studying or working another job. This is a set schedule of Wed and Thurs mornings, however for the right candidate there is a possiblility of increasing hours and/or days to fit in with other commitments.
The successful applicant would be working at various childcare centres, coaching fun soccer games and activities to 2-5 year olds, as well as the possibility of Saturday mornings coaching 2-10 year olds. Some administration required. Equipment and uniform provided. Training provided. Pay rate is between $25 – $27.50 per hour, depending on experience and qualifications.
The following criteria are essential:
• Experience working with young children
• Working with children check, or willing to obtain
• Own reliable transport
The following criteria are desirable:
• Sports coaching qualification
• First Aid certificate, or willing to obtain.
Please note that you would be working with very young children so entertainment and providing enjoyment plays a very large role in this position. If you think you would be a suitable person for the position, please apply with your brief cover letter outlining your availabilityand your previous experience working with children , and your current resume .
* Please note: Only serious applicants who apply with their resume, cover letter, and availability will be considered for the position.
**Also note: All applicants must be aware of their schedule of commitments for 2018 to enable a coaching schedule to be allocated to successful applicants.
Job Type: Casual
Salary: $25.00 to $28.00 /hour