Director of Sport, Bedford

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Bedford Modern SchoolBedford

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Start date: January 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

We wish to appoint a Director of Sport who will have overall responsibility for the full range of sport provision in the Senior School and Junior School at BMS and will lead a large team of physical education teachers, sports coaches and support staff.

The Director of Sport will be responsible for the vision, strategic direction and management of sport, thereby maintaining the continuous development of the sporting culture at BMS.

Applicants will have experience at a senior level within a sports-related environment and be able to demonstrate the ability to implement change along with an outstanding commitment to the further development of our sports faculty.

He or she will be committed to providing quality sporting opportunities and experiences for all students, developing participation and excellence, ensuring all students develop their physical literacy and a lifelong enthusiasm for sport.

Closing date: 9.00am on Tuesday 19 June 2018

First Interviews: Monday 25 and Tuesday 26 June 2018

Further details can be found on the website. Completed application forms should be returned to the HR Department, Bedford Modern School, Manton Lane, Bedford MK41 7NT or by email:

The Harpur Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check, references and other checks.

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More about Bedford Modern School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 7 - 18 years
Address: Manton Lane, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK41 7NT, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1234 332500
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Bedford Modern School is an Independent Co-educational Day School. There are in excess of 1200 students in the School from age 7 to 18. The School is governed by the Harpur Trust.

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