PE - Graduate Assistant, Reading, Berkshire

Closing date:

The Abbey School ReadingReading, Berkshire

Date posted:
Start date: 1 September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £15,000.00
Contract term: Fixed Term


Start Date: 1 September 2018

Salary: £15,000 pa

Contract Type: Fixed Term Contract 

We are seeking two dynamic, motivated and enthusiastic sports graduates to join a vibrant and committed department. The successful candidates will have played or coached either hockey or netball to a high standard and will ideally be able to coach another of our major sports: swimming, athletics, tennis and gymnastics. You will assist the teaching staff, attend fixtures, umpire matches and generally support the provision of sport across either the Junior or Senior School. One role will be based at the Junior School (reception to Year 6) and one at the Senior School (Year 7 to Year 13)

This is an exciting role for a graduate who is considering a career in teaching or coaching. 

To find out more about our lively and well-resourced school and for a full job description and an application form, please visit our website:

Interviews will only be arranged following our receipt of a completed application form. 

 Closing Date:  10 June 2018

Interviews to be held: Week beginning 18 June 2018

If your skills and experience are suitable for the role we will be in touch shortly.  If you have not heard from us by the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful.

For enquires please contact


The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check.

Job location

More about The Abbey School Reading
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Denomination: Christian
Address: 17 Kendrick Road, Reading, Berkshire, RG1 5DZ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 118 9872256
employer gallery photo 0
employer gallery photo 1
employer gallery photo 2
employer gallery photo 3
employer gallery photo 4
employer gallery photo 5
employer gallery photo 6
employer gallery photo 7
employer gallery photo 8
employer gallery photo 9
employer gallery photo 10
employer gallery photo 11
employer gallery photo 12
employer gallery photo 13
employer gallery photo 14
employer gallery photo 15
employer gallery photo 16
employer gallery photo 17
employer gallery photo 18
employer gallery photo 19

The Abbey School is an independent, all-through day school for girls in Reading, Berkshire. There are around 1,105 girls on the school roll, between the ages of 3 and 18. 

The Abbey School was founded in 1887 and moved to its current site in 190...