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The Albion Foundation

Disability Coach – One Albion

(Full time – 12 month contract)

£14,000 – £18,000

The Albion Foundation (registered Charity 1081948) is an established and successful provider of Sports and Education programmes.

The role:

Reporting to the Disability Development Manager the successful candidate will be responsible for:

Delivery of multi sport programmes to a wide range of disabled participants, which will include a diverse range of children and adults of various ages and abilities both in schools and within the community.

Delivery of group/one to one mentoring and classroom support through sport based programmes.

Planning, delivering and adapting coaching sessions with support and training from line manager.

Delivering other sports, as well as other related areas of coaching such as fundamentals and multi-skills.

Promote disability sport awareness through a variation of different programmes.

Working within the curriculum and beyond, and will be expected to work regularly on evenings, weekends and school holidays.

An area of development that will be chosen to match the skill set of the successful candidate and how this can add value to the Foundation


Will hold at least 2 National Governing Body Awards in Coaching, 1 of those being a FA coaching certificate level 2 in Football. You shall also be able to demonstrate previous experience of working within a similar environment of disability sport.

Will have the passion and ability to utilise the brand name of West Bromwich Albion FC to engage young people into activity programmes.

Will have inter-personal skills, enthusiasm and energy that will quickly earn the respect of your colleagues and partners alike.

Will have a flexible approach to work, as will be the ability to plan and organise your work to a busy schedule.

Will be open minded on coaching styles, with a commitment to further develop your current body of skills. Knowledge of Child Protection and welfare will be essential

Please complete and application form along with a covering letter and return to Paul Glover, The Albion Foundation, Ford Street, Smethwick, West Midlands B67  7QY or via email

Closing date for applications will be Wednesday 5th April 2017, 12.00noon. Interviews will be held week beginning  10th April 2017.

This post will be subject to an enhanced DBS.

The Albion Foundation is an Equal Opportunities Employer

To download the application form, click the following link: TAF – Expresssion of Interest form.

To download the diversity questionnaire, click the following link: Diversity Questionnaire.



For more information on The Albion Foundation and our activities, call us on 0871 271 9840.