School Events Officer

Derby County Community Trust are looking to recruit a School Events Officer within their Schools and Coaching department. The role is full time, working 35 hours per week during school term time, with the possibility of additional paid work during school holidays.
You will be responsible for the co-ordination and delivery of an extensive school events calendar, a key part of our ‘Super Schools’ affiliation package, and will oversee the School Games programme in Derby. Through high quality events you will inspire and motivate more children to enjoy being active. You will be passionate and committed about sport and physical activity and have experience of working with children.
To apply, please complete our application form, self disclosure form and covering letter via email to [email protected] For further information about the post please get in touch with Jo Wilkinson, School Development Manager [email protected]
The closing date for applications is 5pm on Friday 1st November 2019, with interviews being held on Thursday 7th November 2019.


Casual Coaches

Derby County Community Trust’s coaching department is looking for FA Football Level 1 and Level 2 coaches to support with their schools based and holiday coaching programmes. Opportunities will be available throughout the year in departments such as Health, Disability, Participation, NCS and Schools. With the potential of further employment following these months. Work will be taken on a casual/sessional basis and will predominantly take place between 9am and 5pm Monday to Friday.

Requirements for Casual Coach applicants

  • Minimum FA Level 1 coaching certificate
  • Up to date First Aid training
  • Up to date Safeguarding certificate
  • Previous experience coaching football

If you are interested in joining the DCCT Team please send your CV and covering letter to Richard Mansfield at [email protected]

Work Experience

For all work experience enquiries please contact Jack Vernon on 01332 416140 or email [email protected]. Please be aware that there are limited spaces for work experience.

In your email application you should include:

  • Name
  • School/College/University you attend
  • Dates you require your placement
  • Any relevant qualifications or previous voluntary work.


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For all volunteering enquiries please contact us on 01332 416140.

Opportunities are available across the community trust specifically at our coaching clubs over the weekends and during the holidays. If there is any specific area you are looking to work in, let us know and we will try to place you.

Please include:

  • Name
  • Contact details
  • Dates you are looking to volunteer
  • Any relevant qualifications or previous experience.