Sports Graduate Assistant, Northamptonshire

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Wellingborough SchoolNorthamptonshire

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Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term


Required for September 2020

12 month Fixed Term Contract

This role will suit a graduate in a Sports-related discipline who is either seeking invaluable, practical experience ahead of entering the teaching profession or developing a career in the coaching sphere.

The successful candidate will assist with the teaching of both P.E. and Games from the Pre-Prep to the Senior School (Reception - Year 13) working with professional Sports coaches and PE/Games staff across the curriculum. An ability to coach two or more of the major games for Boys’ (Rugby, Football and Cricket) or Girls’ (Hockey, Netball, Tennis or Cricket) would be preferable but expertise in all areas will be considered. He/she will also work with at least one other academic department as part of their professional development.

Hours: This is a term time position [36 weeks] with flexible weekly working hours based on the requirements of the sports department each term. [Average 46 hrs per week over the academic year]

Salary: £16,741.62 per annum, inclusive of holiday entitlement.

Please can interested applicants complete the application form and return it, along with a covering letter, to Lulu Corrigan, HR Manager, Wellingborough School, London Road, Wellingborough. NN8 2BX. Applications by e-mail are welcome.

Please send them to

(Other forms of applications will not be accepted)

Closing date for receipt of applications:  9.00 am, Tuesday 14th April 2020

Interviews will take place on w/c 20th April 2020

Further details and application form may be downloaded from our website.

Please complete the relevant School application form which can be found on our website: ; we will only accept applications made on this form.

Wellingborough School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post.

Wellingborough School is an Equal Opportunities Employer

More about Wellingborough School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: London Road, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, NN8 2BX, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1933 222427
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Wellingborough School is an independent, co-ed, selective, Christian-based though multi-faith all-through school, situated in Wellingborough, Northamptonshire with a broad geographical catchment area. Currently it provides 850 places for nursery, pri...