Director of Sport, Warminster, Wiltshire

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Warminster SchoolWarminster, Wiltshire

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


HMC and IAPS independent co-educational boarding and day school

530 pupils aged 3 – 18

Director of Sport

Full-time, for Summer Term 2018

We want an innovative and energetic person to lead the department and develop sport at the School (across both Prep & Senior). The successful candidate will have energy, high standards, dynamism, excellent communication skills, and a record of high quality teaching/coaching at different age groups. The successful candidate will demonstrate the ability to lead and to communicate a vision for sport in schools. Sport is a vital component of the education at Warminster School and has improved here enormously in recent years. We want that to continue.  This position offers a fine opportunity for a charismatic and ambitious person and would be ideal for someone looking for their first significant leadership appointment. Warminster School is committed to the development of its staff and runs its own Middle and Senior Leadership Development programmes. Experience of teaching GCSE & A Level PE would be an advantage.

The person appointed will also be expected to contribute fully to the academic, pastoral and wider co-curricular life of the School.

Warminster has its own salary scale, above national scales, and other staff benefits, including significant fee reductions for staff children. There is also on-site family accommodation available as part of the package.

For further details and an application form please contact Mrs Jenni Blair, Headmaster’s PA, on Completed application forms should be returned to the Headmaster’s PA by Monday 9 October 2017.  Interviews will take place in November.

Warminster 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, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service. Reg Charity No: 1042204

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More about Warminster School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Denomination: Church of England
Address: Church Street, Warminster, Wiltshire, BA12 8PJ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1985 210100
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Warminster is a co-educational boarding and day school for pupils aged 3 to 18 in the South West of England. Life at Warminster is a busy one, filled with academic and co-curricular activity, discovery and adventure.

Our aim is simple: to inspire a li...