Do you have what it takes to join our amazing team of sports coaches?

If you have experience, personality and passion we want to hear from you! Our current vacancies are listed below, to apply please complete the form and upload your CV at the bottom of the page.

Children in search of a BEE-rilliant, inspirational and experienced Sports Coach to make a difference to their future!

Bee Active are the areas leading sports coaching company, we are currently recruiting for both full-time and part-time positions to satisfy a surge in demand for our services. Our purpose is to inspire all children to participate in sport, exercise and physical activity and promote active and healthy lifestyle choices; be good role models and champions for change.

Bee Active value professionalism and positivity, we have an outstanding reputation locally and are looking for talented people to join our team and help us to spread the buzz. If you are ambitious, hard-working and want to make an impact on the lives of the children in our local communities, please read on…

Role & Responsibilities:

  • Manage your own time to plan and deliver high quality PE lessons and extra curricular activities for children in a variety of settings and schools.
  • Communicate knowledge of National Curriculum for PE with other professionals.
  • Lead a team at our Sports Holiday Clubs, ensuring Ofsted requirements are consistently met.
  • Build strong relationships with children, schools and parents through incredible customer service.
  • Ensure the safety and welfare of all children is maintained at all times.


  • Experience teaching or coaching in schools (preferably primary) for 12 months or more.
  • Qualified to level 2 in a range of sports with a good knowledge of the KS1 & KS2 National Curriculum for PE.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of a variety of exciting physical activities, assessment methods, behaviour management and inclusion strategies.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and computer literate.
  • Outstanding time management skills.
  • Full UK driving licence and access to a vehicle.
  • Most importantly… you must be happy, friendly and fun.


  • Degree in sports coaching and development or similar.
  • Level 2/3 certificate in supporting the delivery of school sport qualification or similar.
  • Experience of working in a fast paced private sector environment.


  • 40 hours per week (8:00-16:00 Monday-Friday). The role consists of visiting numerous sites around the locality but is based at offices in Stoke-on-Trent.


  • Permanent contract £14,000 – £18,000 per annum
    (part-time positions paid pro-rota)


  • Access to company vehicles / insurance, flexible working hours and an annual training allowance may be offered to exceptional candidates. Uniform, computers and sports equipment required are all provided.
  • Lots of over-time opportunities.
  • All business mileage remunerated and overtime paid pro rata.
  • Regular training opportunities provided (5 training days per year).
  • Contract includes Holiday Pay and Statutory Sick Pay.
  • 1 ‘free pass’ for family to use on Bee Active childcare services.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants will be required to undertake pre-employment checks, such as an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check.

Applicants who will be undertaking early and/or later years childcare (or the management of such childcare) will be required to complete a declaration that neither they, nor anyone who lives in the same household, is a disqualified person under the Childcare (Disqualification) Regulations 2009.

Good Luck!

Could you Bee an amazing Lead Coach this Summer?

Bee Active provide School Holiday Clubs for children aged 4-12 at a number of venues across the City of Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire. Our club’s offer children the chance to develop skills in a number of sports and physical activities, make friends and have fun.

We are looking to add to our bank of casual staff to support us in the delivery of our Summer Holiday Clubs. If you have experience, personality and passion we want to hear from you!

What’s in it for me?

  • Do something positive, fun and make a difference to the local community
  • Earn up to £375.00 per week
  • Gain experience working with different ages

We’ll also provide…

  • A Bee Active uniform
  • Full training and support from our experienced Senior Coaches
  • One free pass for a child to attend any Bee Active Holiday Club (excluding optional extras)

You will need to be available (and commit) for a minimum of 4 weeks of the Summer Holidays, the clubs will run every day from 8:00 – 17:00, Monday – Friday.

If you are interested in this fantastic opportunity you will need to apply to attend our Discovery Day on Saturday 11th / Saturday 18th May at The Gordon Banks Sports Centre, Newcastle-under-Lyme College 10:00 – 14:00.

To register your interest, complete the application form below. (CV optional)

Good Luck!

Open to applicants over 16 this is a great opportunity to gain some ‘real world’ sports coaching experience and hands on practical development with our full time and senior coaches during our out of School Holiday Sports Clubs.
You’ll be working with children from 5 -12 years old and assist in the delivery of an exciting course of activities and games.

Applicants will ideally:

  • Have lots of energy and enthusiasm
  • Have a passion for physical development
  • Be patient and have a caring personality
  • Possess communication and language skills

We can take a maximum of 2 students for each of our venues. with places allocated on a first come, first served basis. In return we’ll provide all uniform and any references you need to document your time with us.

If you are interested in applying for our volunteer programme, please complete the form below stating which dates and venues you would like to work at.

To apply for any of the advertised positions, please complete the application form below!