The Sport and Recreation service has a number of opportunities to get involved via full-time, part-time and volunteering roles throughout Hartlepool.


The latest opportunities are listed below, please check here regularly as new roles may be available over time.

Sports Coach (Level 2)
  • Contract Type: Casual / Seasonal / Bank / Permanently Variable hours

  • Working Pattern: As and when required

  • Advert Start Date: Ongoing

  • Advert End Date: Ongoing

  • Salary: £10.60 per hour

  • Hours per week: 0

  • Employment Location: Mill House Leisure Centre


Hartlepool Borough Council requires Lead Casual Sport Coach/Instructor for the Sport and Recreation Service. 

Hartlepool Borough Council's Sport and Recreation Service has established a strong positive reputation for quality of service, in providing a pro-active approach designed to facilitate and promote high quality sport and physical activity provision. 

We are currently looking to recruit general coaches/instructors of various disciplines to join our growing team. To Include fitness coaches of various disciplines, gymnastics coaches, swimming instructors to name a few.

To be successful, you will need to possess a National Governing Body Level 2 or above qualification or equivalent, show excellent communication skills and be able to support the planning, delivery and evaluation. 

Hartlepool Borough Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check.

Please note that this position is on a casual basis and successful candidates will be paid at an hourly rate. 

Application forms and further details are available from and should be returned to, Hartlepool Borough Council, Customer & Workforce Services, Chief Executive’s Department, Level 2, Civic Centre, Hartlepool, TS24 8AY. Call 01429 523331, email or apply online at