Director of Hockey, Norfolk

Closing date:Expiring soon

Gresham's SchoolNorfolk

Date posted:
Start date: 27th August 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Gresham's Support Staff Pay Structure
Contract term: Permanent

Gresham’s is situated in the Georgian town of Holt and sits within 200 acres of glorious countryside. Set in an area of outstanding natural beauty, and with the Norfolk Broads and the North Norfolk Coast just a few miles away.

At Gresham’s we recognise that every child has different strengths and talents and we pride ourselves on recruiting staff who can bring out each child’s true potential. 

We are currently looking for a committed, hardworking and inspirational individual to join our School as Director of Hockey. The successful candidate will have sole responsibility for continually developing a strong hockey programme, which caters for all abilities and maximises player potential. Reporting to the Director of Sport, the Director of Hockey will be required to have a recognised England Hockey coaching qualification, or International equivalent, and a distinguished pedigree of playing and/or coaching at National League level. 

There is no requirement for the successful candidate to be a qualified teacher but the position would particularly suit an individual who is seeking a challenge and career development in sports management or coaching.   

The School has both boarding and day pupils and runs an extended school day and a vast range of sporting and co-curricular opportunities. The successful candidate will be expected to contribute fully to the extensive co-curricular life of the school and it is vital that he or she embraces the holistic nature of the school’s approach and our commitment to providing a broad and far reaching educational experience for our pupils. A sense of humour, a readiness to laugh a lot and enjoy working here is very important.

Quick Apply or alternatively please visit our website where you will find an application form and further information.  Our recruitment team can also be reached by at or on 01263 714623

Closing Date: Friday 21st June 2019

Interviews: Tuesday 25th June 2019

For an informal discussion about the role please contact Steve Adams, Director of Sport on 

Gresham’s are proud of its exemplary approach to the safeguarding of our children and conduct a robust recruitment process. Applicants are expected to engage fully with the requirements of this process. An offer to join the School is made subject to a satisfactory Enhanced DBS check along with clearance on all other relevant safeguarding and child protection requirements

Registered Charity No : 1105500

More about Gresham's School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 2 - 18 years
Address: Cromer Road, Holt, Norfolk, NR25 6EA, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1263 714500
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