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Graduate Sports Assistant / Placement Year

Abingdon SchoolAbingdon, Oxfordshire

Abingdon School is seeking to appoint an active and interested graduate or university student in their placement year to join the Sports & PE Department for a one year fixed term contract.  The School has a very strong sporting offering for 1000+ boys and we compete at national level in multiple sports.

The successful candidate will play a significant role in the coaching of sport in the School.  They will work closely with the PE Department assisting with lessons and coaching across a number of different sporting activities.

A high level of playing and / or coaching experience in at least one, but preferably two, of the following sports is an essential requirement: Rugby, Hockey, Football, Cricket, Athletics.

This is an excellent opportunity to gain valuable experience in a leading independent day and boarding school.

Closing date: Monday 1 March 2021 (midday)

Zoom interview:  w/c 8 March 2021

Final interview: w/c 15 March 2021

For further details and to apply please visit our recruitment portal:

Abingdon is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.  All appointments are subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check.

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