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Sports Graduate

Kent College, CanterburyKent

Kent College is seeking to appoint 3 Sports Graduates to support the sports department from September 2021 for one academic year until July 2022. The role would interest those who possess a sound academic background, and who have a strong knowledge and interest in sport, together with the ability to coach and motivate a team. The role will involve coaching sport, promoting the general progress and well-being of individual pupils and potentially taking a support role in the boarding programme. 

The successful candidate will be required to take part in the games and PE programme throughout the week in both Senior and Junior Schools, coach in the Elite programme, support the Director of Sport with organising and general administration, alongside attending Saturday fixtures. Boarding activities duties may also be required.

Candidates should have a high level of experience in playing and coaching at least one of the major sports offered by the College, being; Hockey, Netball, Football and Cricket. The successful candidate should be self-motivated, have the ability to work well in a busy team environment and be able to communicate effectively with pupils and staff at all levels.

Salary: Competitive with the potential for accommodation

Please see the job description for more information.

The closing date for applications is 24th May 2021.

As part of Kent College we can offer you a rewarding career with excellent benefits including, free Benenden health care, free car parking, free meals in term-time, contributory pension scheme and uniform where appropriate.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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