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Ropsley CE Primary School

Ropsley CE Primary School

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Apprenticeship in Supporting Teaching & Learning in Physical Education and School Sport


Apprenticeships have undergone significant changes, since April 2017 your age is no longer something we need to consider.


Whether you are about to leave school, considering a career change, have discovered you are passionate about getting involved in education and the degree you have is completely different or returning to work; you are eligible to undertake an apprenticeship in Our School.


We are looking for exceptional coaches who are:

  • Fanatical about physical education
  • Can influence both young people and adults with their outstanding communication skills
  • Positive about developing talent and empowering individuals
  • Have excellent levels of attendance and punctuality
  • Passionate about building a team through practice and determination


As a member of our staffing team, we can offer you:

  • A school that inspires young minds both in the classroom and on the field
  • A passionate and supportive environment
  • A commitment to professional development
  • A welcoming, sociable and focused staff
  • A working environment we are extremely proud of


What your working week could look like:

  • Apprentices have 1 day per week of training and 4 days a week working in school
  • Support children through training and workouts
  • Assist with exercise and healthy eating programmes
  • Assist with planning coaching sessions
  • Run/assist with lunchtime/after school clubs
  • Contribute in supporting competition days
  • Assist with small group literacy/numeracy tasks if there is no PE
  • Help with assessments and inputting of data
  • Organise notice boards
  • Take ownership of PE resources and storage


The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people, and expects all staff to share this commitment.  Appointment to the above post is subject to satisfactory enhanced disclosure form the DBS and two satisfactory references.