Extra support for Adaptive Coaches
Sport Across Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent (SASSOT) are inviting applications from sports coaches that would like some support in coaching people with disabilities.
SASSOT are in the process of setting up a mentor programme for sports coaches who feel they need this support. The programme would involve up to 10 hours of direct support from a mentor who has experience in coaching disabled groups and can pass on useful techniques and methods when coaching people with disabilities.
In return, the sports coach will be expected to deliver 10 hours of sports coaching within Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent to people with disabilities.
If you would like to apply or you know anyone who may be interested, please send an application of no more than one side of A4 by Monday 31st January to Lee Booth, Coaching Development Manager:
Mail: Lee Booth, Sport Across Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent, Stafford Borough Council, Riverside, Stafford, ST16 3AQ.
Within the application, please include the following details:
- Name and contact details
- Current sports coaching qualifications and experience with coaching people with disabilities
- What attracted you to apply for this opportunity
- What specific support you feel you need from a mentor to help you coach people with disabilities
- In what setting you see yourself delivering the return of 10 hours sports coaching to people with disabilities
For further information, Lee Booth can also be contaacted on 01785 619349.