Head of Junior School Sport, Cremorne

Date posted:
Start date: Term 1, 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No
  • Join a progressive learning community in Cremorne
  • Junior School Sports leadership opportunity
  • Full-time, ongoing position commencing January Term 1, 2020

Redlands is a dynamic, leading Sydney independent school, providing a diverse, co-educational P-12 learning environment with an innovative, flexible and research-based teaching practice. The School is founded in the Anglican tradition, based upon established Christian values.

Redlands takes a holistic approach to education and values physical activity and participation in team sport as an important part of the educational journey. This position is an exciting opportunity to continue to grow and lead Redlands’ extensive Junior School (Years 3-6) Sport program for girls and boys, including aspects of K-2 Sports offerings. The Head of Junior School Sport will provide leadership and vision to, and be responsible for, Junior School Sports Administration staff and Coaches to implement effective sporting programs throughout the Junior School. The role will include a PDHPE teaching load of up to 0.2 FTE so applicants must have a teaching qualification and be registered with NESA. This is an ongoing, full-time position commencing in January Term 1, 2020.

Working in alignment with the Head of Junior School and Head of Secondary School Sport, the successful applicant will also provide strategic direction for sport at Redlands and represent the School at associations including IPSHA and HICES. Applicants must have superior organisational and communication skills, be a passionate and inspirational advocate for the benefits of school sport and have the interpersonal skills to build positive relationships at all levels of the Redlands community.

Please refer to the Position Description available on the Redlands website to view the duties, responsibilities, skills and other general requirements for the role.

In your application please include the following:

- Resume including evidence of your qualifications/transcripts

- Cover letter

Closing Application date: 4pm, Wednesday 23 October.

More about Redlands
Address: 272 Military Road, Cremorne, New South Wales, NSW 2090, Australia. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +61 2 9909 3133