Director of Sport, Ascot, Berkshire

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Heathfield SchoolAscot, Berkshire

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Heathfield is an all girls’ boarding and day school, providing our girls with a first class education in beautiful surroundings, with a level of continuity of care and pastoral support, which we believe, is unrivalled. We offer opportunities that would otherwise be difficult for girls to access, with a wide weekend programme designed to stimulate our girls and to provide them with a release for both their physical and creative energies.

Set in 35 acres, the School is 50 minutes from London by train, 25 minutes from Heathrow and 20 minutes from Reading by car. The facilities and grounds are what one would expect from a School of this standing. 

Due to a Senior Leadership promotion the School is seeking to appoint to this new enhanced position of Director of Sport an outstanding person to provide strategic leadership in all areas of school sports. The successful applicant will be experienced, ambitious and have proven expertise in coaching, pupil motivation and managing staff. 

The Director of Sport will take overall responsibility for all sports at Heathfield, setting the tone and expectation, encouraging a culture where pupils can enjoy physical activity both in competitive and friendly sports and develop a healthy lifestyle. The successful candidate would be expected to teach a reduced timetable in PE.

For further information, please visit: www.heathfieldschool.net

To apply, please download, complete and return our application form.

Closing date: Midday on Thursday, 22nd February 2018.

Interview date: w/c 26th February or 5th March 2018.

Heathfield School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All applicants should be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosures and Barring Service. Heathfield School is an equal opportunities employer.



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Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: London Road, Ascot, Berkshire, SL5 8BQ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1344 898 343
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Based in the town of Ascot, in Berkshire, Heathfield School is a secondary mainstream school with a sixth form. It is an independent educational establishment for girls aged between 11 and 18. It opened in 1899 by Eleanor Wyatt as a boarding school f...