Athletic Development Co-ordinator

The Cathedral SchoolCardiff

Athletic Development Co-ordinator

The Cathedral School Llandaff, Cardiff’s leading independent school for girls and boys, seeks to appoint an enthusiastic and inspirational Athletic Development Co-ordinator to join our thriving Sports Faculty from September 2021. The successful candidate will lead and develop our athletic development programme, providing an exciting opportunity for pupils, students and staff to enhance their ability to reach their personal potential, in a structured, supportive and stimulating environment. The Athletic Development Co-ordinator will assist with PE and Games throughout the Junior and Senior sections of the school and contribute fully to the life of the faculty, including supporting fixtures and tournaments as necessary. 

The role is full time and permanent, for 34.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday, term time only. Occasional Saturday availability will also be required for weekend fixtures, which qualify for additional co-curricular pay.

The salary is £16,630 per annum, plus co-curricular payments for any additional weekend/holiday sessions. Lunch is provided daily for all staff free of charge and CSL games kit will be provided.

For further information, please see the candidate pack.

To apply, please download and complete the application form and email it, together with a covering letter of no more than two sides of A4, to Clare Sherwood, Head, via

Standards at the school, academic and behavioural are very high and there is a strong Christian ethos. The school is an equal opportunities employer.

Applicants are advised to submit their application as soon as possible as we reserve the right to close the post at any time, once we have received sufficient applications to shortlist. The latest deadline for applications is Friday 5th March 2021 at 9.00am. Please ensure you apply without delay if you wish to be considered for this role. 

The successful candidate will be required to undergo full DBS clearance in order to establish their suitability to work with children. References will be taken prior to interview. Further details of this post and a downloadable application form can also be found on the school website ( - see ‘Join Us’).

The Cathedral School is a Woodard school, also in membership of the HMC, The Society of Heads, IAPS and the Choir Schools' Association.

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