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Job opportunities

We are regularly recruiting for new members of the Fishing for Schools team. Please view our current opportunities below:

Opportunity to join our coaching team in Wales


We are looking for qualified fishing coaches to join our Wales team, delivering Fishing for Schools to children and young people between the ages of 10-16.  We work with young people who have special educational needs or who find academic work particularly difficult.

The role is on a self-employed part-time basis, typically term time, hours dependent on number of schools we are working with.  We would be interested in hearing from coaches who could commit a minimum of 5 days per school year.

Key responsibilities:

 

  • Delivery of Fishing for Schools courses to a variety of schools and settings in Wales

  • Attend preliminary visits with schools to work out a set of educational outcomes, based on a set of criteria that meets the schools needs and work within a given and agreed timetable.

  • Agree deliverable aims and objectives in keeping with the students age and perceived ability.

  • Follow up with schools and settings to complete evaluations and feedback from school staff and children/young people and submit in a timely manner to head office.


Person Specification:

  • Licensed coach with a Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Angling/1st4sport Level 2 Sport England accreditation, or equivalent, be Emergency First Aid at Work qualified and DBS checked.

  • A confident, warm and welcoming manner with natural authority. Alert and adaptable.

  • Passionate about fishing and the countryside as well as environmental issues.

  • Skilled at helping children of all backgrounds and abilities to succeed and able to manage difficult situations with challenging young people.


To apply for this position, please contact us with your details at fishing@ca-foundation.org.

Opportunity to join our coaching team in the Midlands

Are you a level 2 licenced angling coach? Are you passionate about fishing as well as working with and coaching youngsters?

 

We are looking to expand our coaching network.  We are particularly interested in recruiting coaches in the Midlands. 

If you are able to commit a minimum of four days a year to Fishing for Schools please contact us with your details at fishing@ca-foundation.org.