Job vacancy: Premier League Inspires Co-ordinator (SUFC Community Foundation)

Responsible To: Employability Officer

Salary: 20-22K

Closing Date: Friday 12th August 2022

Start Date: Thursday 1st September 2022

Please see a full job description here.


To apply please complete the application form here and send to

About the Role:

Sheffield United Community Foundation are seeking to recruit an enthusiastic and well-qualified Premier League Inspires Coordinator to deliver high quality education programmes in secondary schools and pupil referral units in Sheffield which use the brand of Sheffield United Football Club to inspire students to reach their potential.

The role requires a passion for delivering innovative courses, programmes and activities to engage secondary school pupils in learning and will include the co-ordination and delivery of Premier League Inspires – an alternative provision course for students aged 11 to 18.

As an employed member of staff at Sheffield United Community Foundation, you will be entitled to statutory holidays, that include bank holidays, as well as adopting a flexible working policy. You will be required to teach a maximum of 24 hours, attend regular meetings, be part of learner enrichment programmes as well as manage your own time efficiently to plan, prepare and assess.

About Sheffield United Community Foundation:

Sheffield United Community Foundation is a charity working in the areas of sports participation, education, health and social inclusion.

Our Mission:

Our mission is to provide equal opportunities to help develop personal skills, promote health and well-being, improve academic achievement, and inspire people to unlock their potential.

Our Pillars:

Trustworthy – Flexible – Considerate – Passionate – Progressive

Sheffield United Community College:

Sheffield United’s Community College provides a bespoke, high-quality education and training programme specialising in the delivery of accredited sports-based qualifications in further and higher education. Our aim is to prepare students for a successful career in the football and wider sports industries.

We offer a very stimulating curriculum to all our learners. As part of the learning environment, we offer state of the art ICT equipped classrooms utilising modern technology and offering each learner their own personal virtual classroom platform. Practical lessons are based at Sheffield United Community Foundation facilities which boast FIFA Quality Pro Certified Football Pitch football pitches, learning hubs as well as well-equipped fitness suites. In addition, within our programmes of study we welcome professional guest speakers such as first team players and staff as well as organised trips, visits and rewards as part of positive behaviour policy.

Please note that all suitable candidates will be subject to satisfactory references and Enhanced DBS procedures. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Please let us know if there are any alternative arrangements which need to be made to help you during the application and interview process.

We particularly welcome applications from under-represented audiences, including but not limited to applicants with disabilities, ethnically diverse communities, and we don’t discriminate against any age groups.