Coaching/Officials Vacancies

All our coaching/officials vacancies will be posted here when they become available. This will include full and part time roles as well as casual hours. 

If no vacancies are currently available, you can submit your interest here. We will keep your CV on file and contact you if a suitable vacancy comes up. 


Part Time Sports Coaches

We are looking to grow our Coaching Network for the 2024/25 season and have a number of coaching opportunities currently available in the following sports: 

  • Basketball Men – Provide coaching to one of our COMPETE Men's Basketball squads, who compete regularly in BUCS. Training and home fixtures are based out of Sport Central (NE1 8ST) and Coach Lane (NE7 7XA).
  • Cricket – Provide Indoor coaching to our Men's and/or Women's squads during the Indoor Nets season. Training takes place out of our Sports Hall at Coach Lane (NE7 7XA).
  • Dodgeball - Provide coachign to our competitive BUCS Dodgeball Squad, who train out of Sport Central on Monday evenings.
  • Football Men – Provide coaching to one of our COMPETE Men's Football squads, who compete regularly in BUCS. Training and home fixtures are based out of Coach Lane (NE7 7XA). 
  • Football/Futsal Women – Provide coaching to one of our COMPETE Women's Football squads, who compete regularly in BUCS. Football training and home fixtures are based out of Coach Lane (NE7 7XA). Futsal Training and home fixtures are based out of Sport Central (NE1 8ST). 
  • Hockey – Provide coaching to our COMPETE Hockey Men's and Women's 1st squads, who compete regularly in BUCS. Training and home fixtures are based out of Coach Lane (NE7 7XA). 
  • Netball – Provide coaching to our COMPETE 3rd and 4th BUCS Squads. Training and fixtures are based out of Sport Central (NE1 8ST). 
  • Swimming – Provide coaching to our growing club programme. The successful candidate will assist with coaching both our COMPETE Swim and our TRAIN Swim programmes. Our COMPETE Swim sessions target competitive swimmers who will be training towards competitions during the season. Our TRAIN Swim sessions will oversee competent student swimmers who want to improve their swimming with regular coached sessions in a club environment, without necessarily aiming to take part in competitive swimming.  
  • Swimming (Lessons) – Provide coaching for our Swimming Lessons, offered to 20 participants at a time in 1 hour slots, in our 25m pool in Sport Central.
  • Water Polo – Provide coaching to our growing COMPETE squads, who have 2 teams (M1, W1) entered in BUCS leagues in 2024/25. Training and home fixtures are based out of Sport Central 25m pool (NE1 8ST). Must be level 2 qualified.

We are seeking Level 2 coaches for all current vacancies, however a Level 1 qualified coach who is willing to work towards a Level 2 during the 2024/25 season may also be considered. All coaches must also hold a current first aid qualification - if not currently held coach must agree to attend one of our First Aid Courses in September or October.

To view the our Sports Coach role description in detail, please click below: 

Sports Coach Role Description

If you have any questions or would like to find out more information on the roles available, or you wish to apply for any of these roles, please send an email to Daisy Gillie (daisy.gillie@northumbria.ac.uk)

 


Level 7 Referee Course

Northumbria Sport are looking to recruit referees for this upcoming season. We will provide students with a fully funded Level 7 course, which will enable students to earn money both within the University League and within the community. 

To apply for this oppourtunity CLICK HERE 

If you already have a qualification please email k.tattersdill@northumbria.ac.uk to find more information about opportunities.