Sports Coaching

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  • Tailored coaching programmes (curricular / PPA cover, and extracurricular)
  • National governing body level 2 and 3 qualified sports coaches
  • All our staff have enhanced DBS disclosures
  • Delivery in schools and community settings
  • Performance pathway links to local sports clubs
  • Taster sessions
  • Teacher / lunchtime supervisor tailored training packages

We currently work with over 20 schools and can offer the following sports to Walsall’s primary, secondary, special schools and academies:

  • Athletics (sports hall or track and field)
  • Badminton
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Cricket or kwik cricket
  • Cross country
  • Dance
  • Football
  • Gymnastics
  • Hockey
  • Multiskills
  • Netball
  • Rugby or tag rugby
  • Table tennis
  • Tennis
  • Tri-golf

“I would like to say a big thank you to Syd for delivering sessions that engaged the children and that impressed our staff with his control/class management” Teacher at Palfrey Junior School

New for this year

The nationally acclaimed Black Country School Games are now in their third year – with teams representing Walsall chosen from a series of inter-school competitions.
The competition framework starts with intra-school events at individual schools followed by inter-school competitions across Walsall which are coordinated by 3 Walsall based School Games Organisers, with the successful schools representing the borough at the Black Country School Games.
You can now benefit from our coaching expertise to identify the top performers to represent your school in the next games. Let us plan and deliver your intra-school events or any other coaching sessions tailored to suit the needs of your children to help them bring home the title!

Interested? Call us to discuss your needs.

Why choose us?

We have a diverse team of experienced, professional and dynamic coaches who have close links with community sports clubs to develop sport in Walsall.
We encourage children to join local clubs to prolong their involvement in sport beyond our in-school delivery.
We facilitate your links to clubs who are able to support budding athletes in your school.
We provide development advice for sports clubs in the borough.
We have excellent relationships with regional officers for most sports’ national governing bodies and through this network can provide training for you and your staff to improve their own delivery of sports sessions.
We can provide a tailor-made programme of delivery a full school year in advance, as well as a flexible and responsive service offering short notice cover for PPA and staff absence.

Don’t take our word for it

98% of customers rate the quality of our sessions as good or excellent

86% of children surveyed enjoyed their session

cost Costs

  • Curricular or extra curricular coaching programmes from £23 per hour.
  • PPA coaching cover or lesson delivery from £30 per hour.
  • Subsidised courses in volunteering and coach education – price on application, call us to discuss your needs.

Sessions can be planned and booked from the day before up to a year in advance.

search Find out more

For an informal discussion about this service please contact:

Kate Williams
Sports Development Officer – Projects and Funding
01922 658074
kate.williamssport@walsall.gov.uk
Twitter @StuWebb_sport♠