SPORTS COACH

Are you a sporty, energetic and creative graduate?  Are you a people person, who is outgoing, fun but also ambitious and wants a career in which you can progress your skills and financial worth? If you also want to love your job and have an impact on people's lives, then this role is made for you!

The job is teaching sport to children from the age of 4+ upwards.

We want engaging, fun, open-minded individuals, who are full of personality, are great with people and who are quick thinkers, keen learners and eager to impact the success of a rapidly growing company.

The idea of teaching children can be intimidating. It may be something you have never considered but it is extremely rewarding, great fun and you’ll also gain a broad range of business skills from administration and marketing, to finance and event management.

If you are interested, please see below for more details.

The Company

The Samurai Fitness Group is a small, family orientated, limited company based in Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Hertfordshire and West London. We specialise in teaching kickboxing to children aged 4 to 16. The company was incorporated in 2010 and since then it has attracted over 2,000 pupils and runs over 50 classes a week.

The Role

Don’t worry if you don’t know anything about martial arts, you’ll receive all the training necessary.  The successful candidate will become a Kickboxing Instructor teaching children aged 4 -7, 7-11, 11-14 & 14-16.

Successful candidates will be provided with training in The Samurai Fitness Group syllabus, first aid, child protection and health and safety. Once training is completed to a satisfactory standard you will have the opportunity to become a full time Instructor with responsibility for your own classes. At this stage you will also be provided with training within other aspects of the business including, administration, marketing, finance, HR and event management.

There are opportunities for those employees that excel in their role to progress to Management and ultimately, Director level where they will be responsible for a section of The Samurai Fitness Group business in which they would like to specialise. Alternatively, with our training and support you may choose to set up your own business as a franchisee of The Samurai Fitness Group.

Working Hours

  • Core business hours will be a 40 hour week which will be split between;
    • Teaching hours from 8am to 9am and 3pm to 7pm Monday to Friday
    • Approximately 3 hours a day on Business and Administrative processes
  • Some weekend work will be required

Duties

  • Kickboxing Instruction
  • Student Support
  • Student Examination Assessment
  • Business Development
  • Business Administration
  • Marketing & Finance Work

Essential

  • A passion for working with people
  • Customer focus
  • Able to pass DBS checks
  • Fluent in English
  • A valid driving license and access to a vehicle to drive to our classes
  • Energetic and dynamic personality
  • A quick learner who can react quickly and appropriately to things as they happen

Desirable

  • Western style Kickboxing experience
  • Experience of working with children
  • Valid DBS certification
  • First Aid certification
  • Business acumin
  • Creative thinker

Benefits

  • £1,000 - £2,000 per month starting salary as an Instructor (depending upon skill set and experience)
  • First Aid training
  • Free Kickboxing training
  • Free training in your chosen area of business
  • Superb career progression
  • Great earning potential (this is not a sales role)

Apply

Please send applications in writing to the Chief Instructor - Matthew Collins; Matt@TheSamuraiFitnessGroup.com

Please include the following information:

  • Your telephone number
  • Your relevant experience
  • Why you are interested in this position
  • Your availability
  • Your current notice period