Head of Hockey, North Yorkshire

Closing date:Expiring today

Ampleforth CollegeNorth Yorkshire

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Situated in over 2,000 acres of outstanding natural beauty, the works of Ampleforth Abbey are diverse.  It is home to a community of 68 monks, more than 720 students on two separate school sites and 500 staff.

Ampleforth is one of Europe’s foremost Catholic boarding schools, committed to all round excellence and academic ambition. This post will provide the successful applicant with the opportunity to join us in working with students to cultivate learning as an attitude, a value for life.

A unique opportunity has arisen to join a successful and forward thinking department as Head of Hockey.  Ampleforth has established an outstanding hockey programme where we challenge and support our very best hockey players and develop and nurture those students who are new to the game.  Ampleforth has a proven track record of reaching National Quarter-Finals, North Finals, and winning HMC North of England Championships.

Responsible to the Director of Sport at Ampleforth College, the successful candidate will work with students of all ages and abilities to develop their talents and enthusiasm in both hockey and a summer sport, preferably cricket. There may also be the opportunity to deliver aspects of the KS3 and 4 Core Physical Education and GCSE and A Level Physical Education. 

All applications must be completed on our online system. Please visit https://www.ampleforth.org.uk/careers/ to view the job details and apply. 

The closing date for applications is Friday 24th May 2019.

The Ampleforth Abbey Trust, St Laurence Education Trust and its Schools are committed to safeguarding children and promoting the welfare of children and young people. They expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and will ensure that all recruitment and selection practices and procedures reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to checks by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) along with other relevant employment checks.

More about Ampleforth College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 13 - 18 years
Address: Ampleforth College Campus, York, North Yorkshire, YO62 4ER, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1439 766000
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What makes Ampleforth so special?  Why do people keep coming back to the valley throughout their lives? 

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