Director of Sport, Surrey

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King Edward's SchoolSurrey

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Start date: January 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive, accommodation may also be available
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

A rare opportunity for an outstanding and inspirational person to lead and develop this thriving area of School life.

We seek an outstanding teacher with enthusiasm and vision to lead the Department into the next phase of its development and make an impact in the wider community of the School. 

The successful candidate will lead a team of dedicated professionals who are responsible for running and managing the School’s games and sports programme for all pupils. They will lead the teaching of Sport Science and PE and coordinate the work of teachers in charge of individual sports to ensure a balanced and varied games programme for all, which runs smoothly and efficiently. 

In return, we offer a generous salary scale, teacher’s pension scheme, the potential for on-site accommodation, development through CPD/career management and excellent long-term prospects.

King Edward's School is a co-educational boarding and day school for some 420 pupils, around 2/3 of whom are full boarders. The main entry points are at 11+, 13+ and Sixth Form. We are an HMC school, rated EXCELLENT in all areas by ISI, and have a unique heritage and place among British co-educational independent schools.

To apply, please complete the application form or for further details, visit our website or contact the HR Department on HR@KESW.ORG or telephone 01428 686358. 

Closing date: 12 noon, Thursday 14th June 2018. 

Applications will be considered on receipt with interviews to follow. 

King Edward’s School Witley is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. All successful applicants are required to complete an Enhanced disclosure through the DBS. Applicants from underrepresented groups are particularly welcome.

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More about King Edward's School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Godalming, Surrey, GU8 5SG, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1428 686700
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The School: Founded in 1553 by Royal Charter in the City of London, the School is the operational arm of Bridewell Royal Hospital, a charitable foundation with assets in excess of £20m which provides for children in need of a boarding style of educat...