Graduate Sports Assistant, Hook, Hampshire

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Lord Wandsworth CollegeHook, Hampshire
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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £12,003 per year, inc. holiday pay
Contract term: Fixed Term

Lord Wandsworth College is seeking to recruit a suitably qualified Sports Assistant for one year. This would be an ideal position for someone graduating from University with a degree in a sport-related discipline, who is considering a career in teaching. The College is well established in major sports and has excellent sports facilities. 

No formal teaching experience is required but a passion for sports and the ability to coach two or more major sports is essential, ideally to include netball. 

Key duties will include: 

  • supervising;
  • coaching;
  • refereeing;
  • umpiring;
  • organising major games;
  • assisting with activities and trips;
  • assisting with boarding house and other school duties.

£12,003 per year, including holiday pay (based on 28 days’ holiday, plus bank holidays), equivalent to £15,912 per year FTE, plus holiday pay. Single accommodation may be available but would also suit someone living off-site. 

To apply, please complete an online application on our website.

For any technical difficulties applying for the post, please call 0844 800 9376 or use the 'Live Chat' option on the application form. Informal enquiries are welcome: call Julia Pateman, HR Advisor on +44 (0)1256 860217 or e-mail

Closing date: 25th February 2018

Interview date: Thursday 8th/Friday 9th March 2018

The College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. The successful applicant will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Services (DBS) check and references. We are an equal opportunities employer. Lord Wandsworth College is a registered charity (number: 1143359) providing outstanding caring education for boys and girls since 1912.

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