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Director of Sport

Director of Sport

Bury Grammar School Boys


Job type:
Full Time, Permanent
Start date:
16th April 2018
Apply by:
17 November 2017

Job overview

Director of Sport at Bury Grammar Schools

We are looking for an individual to continue to develop our excellent sport at Bury Grammar Schools and join our fantastic sports department. You must possess a high level of motivation, be committed to delivering excellence and have the ability to communicate effectively and inspire others. You must have a flexible approach towards learning as you will be accountable for the strategy, leadership and outcomes of the Department of Sport. 

You must be driven by a desire to raise the standards of student progress and attainment and to closely monitor and support student achievement. You will be responsible for ensuring that a robust and sustained strategy for improvement and to implement clear and appropriate evidence-based Department improvement plans and policies, monitoring, evaluating and reviewing their impact. 

In return you will have a pivotal role in a fantastic school and team, that will support your career and development as we work together to ensure an excellent sport provision at Bury Grammar School Boys. The School has excellent sporting facilities and a track record of success

Please see the job information pack and our website for more details regarding this role and our School.

Attached documents

About Bury Grammar School Boys

Bury Grammar School Boys is an independent, all-through, mainstream school with a sixth form, for boys aged three to 18. Based in Bury, Lancashire, the school was established during the reign of Queen Elizabeth I. The exact date is unknown, but the school believes it was founded around 1570. 

Bury Grammar educates approximately 498 students and since 1994 has occupied the former Magistrates' Court, opposite Tenterden Street. It is associated with Bury Grammar School Girls. 


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Values and vision

Bury Grammar School Boys believes in achievement inside and outside school. The success of students is celebrated by everyone. Bury Grammar believes that when boys graduate the school, they remain part of the family. Teachers aim to instil good behaviour, to make sure the boys become positive role models in the local community. Core values are responsibility, respect and community. 

ISI report

“Both the junior and senior sections of the school are highly successful in meeting the school’s aim to provide an excellent learning environment in which each pupil values academic success and where achievement is celebrated by all. Pupils’ academic success, at all levels, is the result of focused monitoring of academic achievement, effort and independence. Pupils show an excellent attitude to their learning, as well as a willingness to acquire new skills and meet or exceed the targets set by their teachers. Pupil achievement is further promoted by the school’s drive to ensure that success is celebrated at all levels.”

View Bury Grammar School Boys’ latest ISI report

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