Job Title:Development Officer (Barnsley/Sheffield)
Areas of Work:
Supporting the District Activity Partnership in Barnsley and Sheffield.
Kendle has had several years of experience in coaching, including the delivery of a range of sports across Leeds in schools, private clubs, parks and leisure centres.
Starting on a voluntary basis at Whitkirk Tennis Club, Kendle has since worked for Leeds City Council and the LTA delivering multi sports and tennis programmes in both educational and recreational settings. In support of the Active Leeds initiative, Kendle has become increasingly interested in Sports Development and has been involved in the organisation and delivery of a number of programmes in varying communities across the city.
Kendle also voluntarily coaches for the Leeds Schools Football Association and has taken his team to compete against other cities across the North of England. Kendle’s proudest achievements are his many years representing Leeds City Athletics Club in the UK and Germany, playing for Barnsley Academy and competing at Elland Road, the home ground of the team he supports.
BA (Hons) Sports Coaching at Teesside University
QCF Level 2 Award in Coaching Tennis
Personal Sporting Interests:
Kendle enjoys being active and does this in many ways such as, playing football, tennis, gym and walking.
0330 2020 280 (Ext 129)