Be part of the sports coach UK network and let us coach you
Welcome to the workforce section of the sports coach UK website.
This area has been developed for:
- sports coach UK coach Workshop Delivery Workforce (Tutors and Lead Tutors)
- Licensed Workshop Partner Tutors
Tutor: This term refers to a member of the sports coach UK workforce who provides learning opportunities in a workshop format (~2-3 hours in time) using pre-defined resources. Tutors are deployed by the sports coach UK Workshop Booking Centre to deliver Coach Workshops.
Licensed Partner Tutor: This term refers to someone who has completed the appropriate training to deliver a sports coach UK Coach Workshop via a Licensed Workshop Partner.
Partner Workshop Tutor: This term refers someone who has completed the appropriate training to deliver a sports coach UK Partner Workshops via a Partner Workshop Organiser.
Lead Tutor: This term refers to a member of the sports coach UK workforce who will act both as a mentor and an assessor to new tutors, or to act as a mentor / assessor to ‘established’ tutors for Quality Assurance purposes, or to tutors requesting additional support / feedback. There are two main roles – the first is a support role to provide advice and guidance about tutoring, to make observations on performance and providing feedback, and, working with the tutor to create a structured action plan to be implemented and monitored. The second is an assessment role, making judgements about performance based on the set criteria and adhering to the benchmarking system for national standards. Lead Tutors can be deployed by the sports coach UK Workshop Booking Centre to deliver Coach Workshops and/or assess competencies of developing Tutors, Licensed Partner Tutors and Partner Workshop tutors.
Please note all members of the workforce will have been through appropriate training and sign off which sports coach UK quality assure.
Within this section you will be given access to materials to support your role within sports coach UK coach workshops.
If you have any feedback or any suggestions as to how we can make better use of our tutor section, please email the workforce development manager.
All sports coach UK tutors are required to hold a formal teaching qualification, for more information on achieving this please visit the Coachwise Learning pages on the Coachwise website.
Coachwise Learning is a 1st4sport Recognised Centre offering sports coach UK training that may lead to nationally recognised qualifications.
Within this section you'll find an overview of all of the workshops currently offered by sports coach UK and the locations of current workshops being held around the 9 regions.
Within this section you will be able to download slides, tutor notes and handouts for the workshops you are accredited to deliver.
Find out when and where the next orientation events are taking place as well as information about CPD Days and other useful diary dates. You can also download presentations and other information from past events.
All the information to help you understand your role can be accessed from here including downloadable templates and information about the workforce development processes.
The workforce can view previous issues of the sports coach UK tutor e-newsletter and ad-hoc emails.
You can view the profiles of some of the sports coach UK workforce. Find out how they started out, what they enjoy most about tutoring and their personal coaching achievements.