Sports Coach Teaching Assistant in Burnley. Job in Burnley Education & Training Jobs

  • Job Reference: 1383536709-2
  • Date Posted: 9 July 2024
  • Recruiter: Veritas Education Recruitment
  • Location: Burnley, Lancashire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Support / IAG, Teaching Assistant
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

Join Our Team as a Sports Coach Teaching Assistant in Burnley!

Are you passionate about sports and education? Do you have the skills and enthusiasm to inspire young minds? Veritas Education is looking for a dynamic Sports Coach to join our team as a Teaching Assistant in a primary school in Burnley.

Position: Sports Coach Teaching Assistant

Location: Primary School, Burnley
Employer: Veritas Education

What We Offer:

  • Engaging Environment: Work in a vibrant primary school setting where you can make a real difference in children's lives.
  • Professional Development: Opportunities for ongoing training and career advancement through Veritas Education.
  • Supportive Team: Collaborate with experienced educators and staff dedicated to student success.
  • Impactful Role: Use your sports expertise to promote physical education, teamwork, and a healthy lifestyle among young students.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist in planning and delivering sports and physical education lessons.
  • Support classroom activities and provide individual or group assistance as needed.
  • Encourage and motivate students to participate in physical activities and develop their skills.
  • Help create a safe, inclusive, and positive learning environment.
  • Work closely with teachers and staff to support the overall educational experience.


  • Passion for sports and working with children.
  • Previous experience in coaching or teaching assistant roles is highly desirable.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to motivate and inspire young students.
  • Relevant qualifications in sports coaching or physical education are a plus.


  • All applications are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, professional reference checks, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) in line with our stringent safeguarding policy
  • Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and all employment breaks must be explained
  • You must have legal right to work in the UK
  • You must be willing to attend a registration interview

Veritas Education work with a variety of schools covering a wide geographical area. We deal with teaching placements at Primary, Secondary and college level as well as support staff positions also within these.


'Nothing within the above advert was in any way designed or intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation. Veritas Education is an Equal opportunities employer and is proud in the knowledge that all placements are made on merit and suitability. We accept applications from all sections of the community.'