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Sports Coach/Teaching Assistant
  • Employer: Roman Road Primary School
  • Reference: Pri/20/136958
  • Published: Wed 04/11/2020, 10:30 AM
  • Closing on: Tue 01/12/2020, 9:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Term Time
  • Hours: 35 hours per week
  • Salary: £18,946.72 to £19,644.95
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Roman Road Primary School, Newham

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Sports Coach/Teaching Assistant



Monday – Friday (full time 35 hours per week), Term-time 39 weeks per year

This position will be 50% Sports Coach at Salary Scale 4 pt 7-10

And 50% Teaching Assistant at Scale 3 pt  5-6

Total full time pro rata salary per annum - £18,946.72 to £19,644.95 (depending on experience and qualifications)


Roman Road Primary School is looking for an enthusiastic, self-motivated and hardworking individual to fulfil the role of Sports Coach/Teaching Assistant.  We are looking for someone who is forward-thinking, dynamic and shares our dedication to giving our children the best start in life.  Our children come from a richly diverse community which fully supports our aims and practices.  


Roman Road Primary School is a modern, innovative well resourced school, teaching a vibrant and creative curriculum with a focus on the creative arts.  We have been judged to be a good school by Ofsted (December 2017).


The successful candidate will:

  • be enthusiastic, hard-working and committed to providing a varied and full P.E. curriculum offer to our children
  • hold a recognised NGB level 2 coaching certificate and/or PE specialist Qualification (Degree, AfPE approved qualification) and have experience working within a Primary School environment.  A current Child protection & First Aid certification is also highly desirable.
  • have experience of advancing pupils’ learning in a range of sporting activities
  • have high expectations of the behaviour of children
  • hold a minimum Level 3 qualification in a sport related discipline / coaching role
  • facilitate extra-curricular sporting opportunities for pupils including running clubs and teams and entering into competitions both within and outside of the school
  • be professional, courteous and positive


The school will offer:

  • an opportunity to work in a positive and happy environment
  • support and any training that the successful candidate wishes to undertake


We welcome informal visits from prospective applicants for a tour of the school.

Please contact Bharti Mistry, School Business Manager on 0207 476 1602 or email:


For general enquires please call 020 7476 1602


Closing date: Tuesday 17th November 2020          Interviews: date tbc


Roman Road Primary school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  The successful candidate will be subject to a DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) check. A disqualification declaration questionnaire maybe required for this post.


NPW, managing recruitment on behalf of Newham Schools