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Hereford Sixth Form College has over 2000 full-time 16-19 students and an excellent reputation for its results and extra-curricular provision.  Rated Ofsted outstanding in 2007; the College consistently achieves one of the highest Advanced Level points scores per entry of over 100 SFC’s nationally and has outstanding value added results as measured by both the ALIS and ALPS systems.

If you are interesting in working at this fantastic College please see details of our vacancies below.

The closing dates are given as a guide. We reserve the right to close vacancies at any time. If you do not hear from us within 6 weeks of the closing date, you can assume your application has been unsuccessful at this time.

All applications must be made on the College’s application form and sent to Kate Bateman, HR Officer, either via email or by post to Hereford Sixth Form College, Folly Lane, Hereford. HR1 1LU.

All posts are subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS Disclosure.


Sports Coaches


  • Lead Rugby Coach
  • Level 2 Rugby Coach 
  • Lead Hockey Coach
  • Level 2 Hockey Coach


Lead Coaches £19.19 per hour


Level 2 Coaches £17.16 per hour


Initial Fixed term contract: September 2018 to May 2019.


8.5 hours per week.


Rugby Coaches must be available Mondays 11.45 – 13.15, Thursday 13.15 – 14.45, Friday 10:15 – 11:15 and Wednesday afternoons.


Hockey coaches must be available Mondays 10.15 – 11.45, Tuesday 11.35 – 13.30, Friday 13:45 – 14:45 and Wednesday afternoons.


Sports academies are designed to give enthusiastic sports players aged 16 – 18 the chance to develop their playing talent alongside their academic qualifications. The academies are based at Hereford Sixth Form College but form partnerships with local sports clubs and organisations, which allows students in full-time education the opportunity to access quality sports coaching and performance opportunities to maximise their potential.


The academies are committed to developing the best players in the region by providing them with the physical and mental skills which are required to help them fulfil their ambitions within the game.


Candidates will be required to coach a group of 16 – 19 year olds of mixed ability, delivering a programme focused on team and player development, as well as enthusing and engaging students to encourage regular participation. Candidates will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and will fully embrace the sporting and educational ethos within our Sixth Form educational establishment.


The successful candidate will have coaching experience, current coaching qualifications (Level 2 and or above), first aid certification, safeguarding and protecting children certification, DBS clearance. The ability to drive a mini bus is desirable.


Closing date: This post will remain open until the positions are filled.


If you wish to have an informal discussion regarding this role contact Phil Tranter, Assistant Principal on

These posts require a satisfactory enhanced disclosure and barring scheme check.  


Sports Coaches Specification

Lead Sports Coach Job Description

Level 2 Sports Coach

Sports Coach Application Form