KICK Coaching School

KICK is run by a dedicated team of Staff, Trustees and Volunteers. We’re always looking for excellent people to join us.

We also regularly have opportunities for interns and work experience students to join our staff team. These are short term opportunities for you to help us, while we help you to learn coaching and other skills needed to work with young people.

Current Jobs

KICK Fundraiser

 

 

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Part-time

An exciting opportunity to grow KICK’s work across schools, churches and community projects through generating funds through writing fundraising bids and engaging with both grant funders and donors.

APPLICANTS WILL:

  • Write funding bids to a high standard for both small and large funding opportunities.
  • Be committed and aligned with the KICK Fundraising Strategy and targets.
  • Develop new contacts, strategic partners and introduce the Chief Executive Officer to potential major donors.
  • Have the ability and skills to write and send monthly mail out letters to potential funders/donors.
  • Be committed and excited by the mission of KICK to,  “Transform young people’s lives, with God’s love, through sport and support”.

 

 

Contact beccilee@kick.org.uk for full job description.

DIRECTOR OF REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT               

 

Main Work base:

Negotiable 

To grow KICK’s work across schools, churches and communities across the country, focused on, but not limited to a specific Region, in order to see our vision for a generation of young people within a generation of time released. The Regional Director will pioneer into new areas and manage branch managers and contribute to the strategic and spiritual direction of the charity. The role would have an eye on operational management to ensure that our service is delivered with excellence to our key stakeholders in schools, local churches and community partners. 

THE DIRECTOR OF REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT  WILL:

  • Grow the KICK brand into new regions of the UK
  • Have full line management of new branch managers – responsible for team performance
  • Pitch to pioneer KICK’s services to Schools, Churches and Community Groups
  • Be committed and excited by the mission of KICK to,  “Transform young people’s lives, with God’s love, through sport and support”.

Contact beccilee@kick.org.uk for full job description.

How to Apply

Please submit your CV and covering letter to beccilee@kick.org.uk. Your covering letter should include the following areas, and should be written with the job description and person specification in mind.

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1. Why KICK?

a. Tell us what has attracted you to KICK?
b. Please include your passion for working with young people and how you have shown compassion for young people within your current experience.
c. How have you shown excellence within your previous experience of sports, dance or mentoring?
d. How have you incorporated appropriate values in to your coaching? If so, please share the outcomes you have seen.

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2. Please tell us about your Christian experience. This is important as KICK is a Christian charity and the role involves sharing your faith.

a. How could your Christian faith be incorporated in to sports coaching?
b. Tell us how you are committed to a church (and other Christian groups’) activities.                        
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3. How are you suited to leading and developing the work of KICK in an aspirational manner? Provide examples from previous experience.

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4. What makes you stand out from others to make us bring you in for interview?

           

We look forward to hearing from you!