Terra Nova is a leading independent, co-educational, day and boarding preparatory school, situated in a picturesque area of East Cheshire.
Every academic year we employ a Graduate Resident Assistant to assist our Physical Education and Sports teams with supervising, coaching, refereeing, umpiring and organising major games and activities for students aged between seven to thirteen years.
We are looking for enthusiastic individuals who are passionate about sport together with excellent subject knowledge and who are able to communicate effectively with a wide age group of students. This role will also consist of supporting Boarding and House duties and contributing to the co-curricular learning activities during the academic year. It is essential candidates have an evident passion for sports and a strong interest in the teaching and the learning process, including high expectations of all students to effectively fulfilling the role.
Full board and accommodation will be provided. This is a fixed-term position commencing immediately for around a one year contract. It would be ideal for someone who holds a degree and is considering a career in teaching or boarding education.
Terra Nova School is committed to equal opportunities, the safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Therefore, all employees are required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check.
Closing date for receipt of applications is Friday 13th October 2017
Interviews will be conducted upon application