Bikeability Instructor


Active Tameside is a registered charity. We’re here to inspire people to live well and feel great! We aim to be the ‘go-to’ organisation to conquer inactivity and improve healthy life expectancy.

Bikeability is ‘cycling proficiency’ for the 21st century, designed to give the next generation the skills and confidence to ride their bikes on today’s roads.

Active Tameside requires ten national standard instructors to work on the Bikeability program from April 23rd 2019 until 25th July 2019 (Term Time Only). The working hours will be twenty hours per week usually Monday –Thursday and when required occasional Fridays

The main functions of the roles are to work closely with the Senior Instructors and the Bikeability Officer to deliver high quality, practical training within the school premises and on a trafficked road environment.

The scheme delivers road safety training at Bikeability level 1 & 2 to Tameside primary schools. All candidates must be available to work Monday – Friday from 9.00am – 3.15pm.

Successful candidates will be put on the National Standard instructor course to be held in Tameside on 18th March, 19th March, 20th March, 21st March 2019: 9.00am - 4.00pm. This is compulsory training for the role holder. Once qualified you will be placed with experienced instructors to deliver the programme within local primary schools.

Ideally, candidates should have some experience of working with primary school aged children and be confident bike riders themselves, you must also possess good organisational and communication skills.

For further information or an informal discussion please contact Mike Jones scheme coordinator on 07854 772412.

Active Tameside is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and it is expected that all applicants will share this commitment. Enhanced DBS checks will be carried out on successful candidates and this will be subject to offering the post.

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