The graduate sports coach will play a significant role in the coaching of sport in the School, and will assist with the management of School teams and the House sport programme under the direction and guidance of the Assistant Head Broader Curriculum and the coaches they are assigned to. Our preference is for candidates who can offer expertise in at least two of the Focus sports including rugby, hockey, netball, tennis and cricket. They must ensure that all teaching, coaching, administrative and pastoral tasks are completed efficiently and to a high standard, enabling the continued success, enjoyment and enthusiasm for sport at Bloxham.
Duties and Responsibilities
Work effectively as a member of the Sports Department to improve the quality of teaching, coaching and learning.
Assist with coaching of at least two of the school’s Focus sports (rugby, hockey, netball, tennis and cricket).
Assist the Head of S&C in the school’s gym programme for all pupils for a wide variety of sports and fitness goals.
Assist with practical aspects of PE teaching in the school curriculum.
Create links with local primary schools and run weekly coaching sessions throughout each term.
To assist with School Taster Days and our annual tournaments.
Assist with organisation of inter-house school competitions.
Be responsible for managing the sports social media and results website SOCS.
Assist with the school’s hosting of opposition pupils, staff and parents on match days.
Assist with extra-curricular activities in the Lower School (ages 11 to 13).
Undertake any reasonable tasks as directed by the Assistant Head Broader Curriculum
Act as a role-model to pupils through personal presentation and professional conduct.
Attend whole school and departmental INSET training.
Closing Date for Applications is 22nd March 2019
Interviews will be held the following week