Director of Sport, Hertfordshire

Closing date:

Abbot's Hill SchoolHertfordshire

Date posted:
Start date: 01/09/2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Abbot’s Hill School is a happy and thriving 4-16 Independent Girls' School with a co-educational nursery.

We have an excellent opportunity for a strategic, forward-thinking and committed leader to define the strategy for the future of Sport in this newly created position.  The Director of Sport will lead a dedicated and successful department, building on past successes to offer a challenging, inspiring and ambitious curriculum and extra-curricular offer.   The successful candidate will embrace the inclusive ethos of the school and be ambitious for all pupils.

The Director of Sport will work across both the Prep and Senior schools playing a pivotal role in ensuring that a life-long love of sport, health and well-being is valued and promoted.  They will inspire our sportswomen to further successes in our major sports both at National and International level. 

In return we offer:

• A competitive salary

• Teachers’ Pension Scheme

• Tuition Fee Remission

• Comprehensive professional development opportunities

• An employee benefits platform

• A private health cash plan scheme after a qualifying period

• Breakfast, lunch and beverages provided during term time

Details of the role and application process are available on the school’s website

Abbot's Hill is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  All posts are subject to the enhanced statutory checks.   Charity No. 311053.

The school’s Privacy Notice can be viewed online at: or via our website 

Closing date for applications:    9am on Monday 24 February 2020

First Round Interviews:   Monday 2 March 2020

Final Round Interviews:   Monday 9 March 2020

More about Abbot's Hill School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 3 - 16 years
Address: Bunkers Lane, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, HP3 8RP, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1442 240 333
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Abbot’s Hill is a happy and thriving community in which our pupils are encouraged to aim high, to grasp opportunities, enjoy learning and make lasting friendships. We offer an all-round education for girls aged 4-16 years. Our Day Nursery & Pre-S...