We are looking for a new FE Sports Lecturer for our award-winning HITZ programme. Employed by SCL Education, the successful candidate will deliver lessons at the home of Bath Rugby.

Responsible for ensuring delivery of an educational, employability and enrichment programme, developing loyalty from Premiership Rugby clubs by delivering excellence in everything. As part of this role the FE Sports Lecturer will be involved in working with learners on a group or on a one-to-one basis, delivering all aspects of the education.


The Rec, Bath, BA2 4ET


£24,000 - £28,000 Per Annum


Permanent Full-time

Come to work with SCL at Bath Rugby Foundation, have fun, feel inspired and be inspiring! Every single person who works at SCL is making a difference in our local communities and having a huge impact on children and young people's lives.

Founded in 1999, SCL is the UK's largest provider of education and skills training within the sports and active childcare sector working with grassroots Academies through to Premiership Football Clubs such as West Ham Foundation, Premiership Rugby and Elite Cricket Clubs, positively impacting the future prospects of children and young people.

SCL partner with Premiership Rugby to deliver their award-winning HITZ Programme. HITZ is an education and employability programme, sponsored by Land Rover, Wooden Spoon and Comic Relief. It uses rugby and its core values to improve the personal, social and employability skills of disadvantaged and often disillusioned young people, which underpin success in education and work. It uses the inspiration of professional rugby union to motivate them to build a brighter future. HITZ increases young people's resilience, confidence and aspirations. It gives them the skills to get back into education, training, apprenticeships and employment.

When you join us, you will see that working for us is more than just a job - you will be part of a team who have built a highly successful, fast growing business.


  • A commitment to SCL values.
  • A commitment to supporting young people to achieve positive outcomes
  • Target driven, with excellent negotiation and influencing skills.
  • Ability to maintain a focus on delivery expectations.
  • Approachable and flexible.
  • Team Player with the ability to work with employees at all levels.
  • Ability to work autonomously.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Passionate about the business and staff that enthuses everyone.
  • Work ethic and desire to create something that is scalable.
  • Motivates and inspires to deliver the highest performance and results
  • A "can do" approach to our work and clients



  • Experience in delivering an employability, level 1 or level 2 academic
  • Experience working with NEET learners, or young people with various challenging behaviours
  • Desire to help young people achieve a more positive pathway through education and personal development
  • A recognised secondary or post 16 teaching qualification, e.g. PGCE, DTTLS OT A1 Award
  • First Aid


  • V1 Award
  • Safeguarding
  • Active IQ or PT Qualification
  • An interest in rugby (or sports in general)


Attractive benefits for you and your family - We offer Life Assurance, Income Protection and reimbursement for dental, optical and alternative health therapies to all of SCL staff

An exciting and rewarding employee recognition scheme - We make sure excellence is recognised and give our stars a very special VIP experience at our annual awards

  • Outstanding internal promotion prospects
  • Investment and Training - We are dedicated to developing you to reach your potential
  • CompanywideSocials - A chance for the entire company to get together
  • Excellent staff discounts on services - Opportunity to save on childcare costs provisions
  • Childcare vouchers - Opportunity to make tax savings when purchasing childcare vouchers

The safety and welfare of children and young people are paramount to SCL, all applicants will be subject to thorough background checks to ensure their suitability to work with children. These will include, but are not limited to; reference checks, police checks, DBS checks and qualification checks.