Head of Swimming, Hailsham, East Sussex, BN27 3QH

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Bede's Senior SchoolHailsham, East Sussex, BN27 3QH

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Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £6,000-£7,000 per year, including holiday pay
Contract term: Permanent

Bede’s is a co-educational boarding and day school for 750 pupils aged 13 to 18.

Sport plays an important part in the life of the school and we encourage all our pupils to develop their physical fitness. Our core sports are football, hockey, and cricket. We are also very competitive in tennis, swimming and netball. Other sports available to the students include basketball, swimming, squash and badminton. 

Our facilities are exceptional with a twin sports hall, numerous grass pitches, squash courts, outdoor tennis courts, fitness studio, a competition-sized indoor pool, as well as floodlit water based astro-turf and a practice golf course. 

We are looking for a confident and motivated individual to join our team as Head of Senior School Swimming. The role will specifically focus on working with our Performance Squads and School teams, having a significant emphasis on the strategic plans for both the performance and participation of swimming within the Trust. 

The role offers flexibility depending on the candidate. The school is offering between 10-14 paid hours for the 33 weeks of the academic year. The salary for this role is between £6,000-£7,000 per year including holiday pay. Benefits include: a staff pension scheme, childcare vouchers, cycle to work scheme, and free parking on-site.

There will also be a significant opportunity to gain additional income from private lessons, camps during the 17 weeks of holiday time, weekend academies and links with outside providers. 

Hailsham Swim club utilise the facility and have coaching hours available in the evening in addition to this package. They have the potential to offer an additional 16 hours a week, 52 weeks of the year with a value of between £15,000 & £16,000 per year.

For further information and to download an application form, please visit: bedes.org > Senior School > About > Jobs.

Closing date: 6:00pm on Monday 25th June 2018. 

Interview date: Wednesday 4th July 2018.

Bede's 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.

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More about Bede's Senior School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 13 - 19 years
Address: Upper Dicker, Hailsham, East Sussex, BN27 3QH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1323 843252
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Bede’s Senior School, located in Hailsham, East Sussex is an independent, co-educational, secondary school for children aged between 13 and 19. It was founded in 1979 by Peter Pyemont. The building covers 140 acres of the Sussex Downs. It is both a d...