Do you like sports? Do you enjoy working with children?

We are looking for active, fun, and friendly coaches to coach before-school, after-school, in-school, and holiday programme sports sessions across the country. If you believe that Kelly Sports is right for you, we would love to hear from you. Take a look at the opportunities below and contact the relevant manager with your details and CV.

Sports Coach

Posted: 20 January 2021

Closes: 20 December 2021

Are you passionate about sports and active recreation? Join Kelly Sports to deliver before-school, after-school, in-school, and holiday programme coaching sessions...

Sports Coach Posted: 20 January 2021 Closes: 20 December 2021

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Are you passionate about sports and active recreation? Join Kelly Sports to deliver before-school, after-school, in-school, and holiday programme coaching sessions and help us set kids up for a happy and healthy future. You’ll spend more time outdoors, teach kids the fundamentals of a variety of sports, and make a real difference in their lives.

Working at Kelly Sports is for you if you:
Working at Kelly Sports is for you if you:

  • Love working with kids and are in touch with your inner child. You’ll join in on the fun but still be able to command the respect of your group.
  • Are sporty, enthusiastic, and able to create a fun coaching environment where kids of all abilities are encouraged to give things a go.
  • Are an outstanding communicator who can connect with kids one minute and engage professionally with parents and caregivers, school personnel, and your fellow Kelly Sports coaches the next.
  • Are responsible, reliable, and comfortable taking initiative to adapt to the challenges that each day brings; whether that’s adapting an activity to suit your group’s interests or helping a quiet kid gain confidence making new friends.
  • Care about your community and want to help kids learn and develop a lifelong love of sports.
  • Have at least a restricted driver’s license and access to a vehicle to transport gear.

What we can offer you:

  • Flexibility to fit your working hours around studying or other commitments.
  • A fun, active, and varied working environment.
  • Training in health and safety, behaviour guidance, child protection, supervision, coaching 101, running after-school sessions, and more.
  • Valuable experience working with children as well as in the field of sports and recreation.
  • Opportunities to take on extra in-school coaching hours for the right candidate.

Hours:
Hours are predominantly after-school and during school holidays. Get in touch to find out what hours are available in your area. Coaching hours between 9:00am and 3:00pm may be available for the right candidate.

Child safety comes first so successful applicants will be required to pass a police check. Our staff recruitment is carried out in accordance with the requirements of the Vulnerable Children Act (2014).

Applicants for should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

If this sounds like you, or you’d like to find out more we’d love to hear from you! Send your CV and a cover letter letting us know why you’d be a fantastic Kelly Sports coach to Kelly Mount at kellymount@kellysports.co.nz to find out about opportunities near you.

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