Bath Rugby Foundation

Join the Bath Rugby Foundation team – we are looking for a new Employability Officer

Bath Rugby Foundation has a superb opportunity for a motivated and passionate individual to help young people in Bath reach their full potential as Employability Officer.

The Employability Officer will be responsible for overseeing the delivery, organisation, quality assurance and monitoring and reporting of the Foundation’s Employability programmes in schools and community settings throughout Bath and the surrounding areas.  The Foundation’s programmes aim to empower young people to create a better future for themselves by using sport as a vehicle for social change.  The programmes overseen by the Employability Officer are designed to engage hard to reach young people who are, or at risk of becoming, NEET (not in education, employment or training) to give them the skills and qualifications they need to get back on their feet.

The Employability Officer will be a highly skilled, knowledgeable and experienced coach with a proven track record of using sport to develop physical, personal and social skills and delivering education and health messages.  They will also have an interest in building their understanding of how to develop current and new programmes to meet the needs of the children and young people we work with.

This exciting role comes at a time of significant change at Bath Rugby Foundation. The Foundation has recently moved into new premises at The Rec in central Bath

The Foundation’s programmes aim to empower young people to create a better future for themselves by using sport as a vehicle for social change.

The successful candidate will have planned, led and reviewed multi-sport coaching sessions in community, school or youth club settings and Will have experience of coaching children and young people with disabilities.

They will have gained the England Rugby Coaching Award or equivalent NGB Level 2.

They will be a great communicator with the ability to inspire our students to reach their full potential.

Bath Rugby Foundation offers a competitive package and opportunities for professional development in a fantastic working environment. 

For further information about the position please download the job description and person specification here.

Candidates must apply using the application form which can be downloaded here. CVs will not be accepted. 

For more information about Bath Rugby Foundation visit our website here.

Submit completed application forms to [email protected] with Employability Officer in the email subject line, by noon on Monday, January 29.


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