Female Sports Coach, Chard

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Holyrood AcademyChard

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Start date: 1 September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Actual Salary £18,206 PA (37 hrs per week, term time plus INSET days)
Contract term: Permanent

Holyrood   Academy is entering a very exciting period of its development. We have   recently been awarded National Support School status which will create   opportunities for the staff here to work with other schools that find themselves   in need of support. We have been ranked by Ofsted as ‘Outstanding’ since   2010.

We   became a Multi Academy Trust from 1 April 2017 and as the Vector Learning   Trust will be looking to become one of the leading education providers in the   South West. This is an opportunity for   the right person to come and join us on our journey. We are looking for someone who shares our   vision to improve the life chances of the young people in the communities we   serve and the passion to really want to make a difference.

Holyrood Academy has aspirations of becoming one of the leading sporting state schools in the southwest. Our aspiration is to compete consistently on a regional and   national scale as well as maintaining our success at district and county level. Over the last few years we have seen significant growth in girl’s football and rugby union. Due to this we now require a talented an enthusiastic female sports coach to join our team and help us to achieve our ambitions. The successful candidate will hold a Level 2 coaching award or higher in one of the main sports (Football, Rugby, Athletics or Hockey   desirable) and will have experience of coaching team sports. In addition the experience of   delivering sports events or similar would be very useful in this role.

The   post holder will be required to carry out the following roles:

  • Prepare, assist, lead and review PE lessons and school sports   sessions
  • Contribute to Primary school links
  • Support the development of PE and school sport.
  • Assist with the management and coaching of school sports teams
  • Organisation and supervision of home and away fixtures
  • Support the organisation of intra and inter-school competitions
  • Mentor and deploy sports leaders as young   officials and work on other sports development programmes and initiatives
  • Comply with all necessary policies and procedures relating to child   protection, equality and diversity, health, safety and security,   confidentiality and data protection, reporting all concerns to an appropriate   person

This is an exciting role and an opportunity to join a forward thinking ‘Outstanding’ Academy. If you would like to visit the Academy prior to the closing date – please contact Michelle Nokes, Headteacher’s PA on 01460 – 260100 to arrange a   convenient time.

Closing   Date: 12.00noon on Monday 18 June 2018

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check. 

We welcome applications regardless of age, gender,   ethnicity or religion.

Holyrood   Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children   and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this   commitment.

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More about Holyrood Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Zembard Lane, Chard, Somerset, TA20 1JL, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1460 260100
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