Performance Netball Coach, Street, Somerset

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Millfield SchoolStreet, Somerset

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £22,000 per annum, inclusive of holiday pay
Contract term: Permanent

Millfield School is looking for a dynamic and engaging performance coach, qualified to minimum standards of Netball UKCC level 2.

Millfield is an independent boarding school with outstanding pastoral and co-curricular activities, set in the heart of Somerset. We cater for approximately 1,230 pupils aged 13 to 18, all of whom are engaged in sport and physical activities. We have outstanding facilities and a vibrant multisport environment.

As a Performance Netball Coach at Millfield, you will get to work in outstanding facilities with both indoor and outdoor courts and have support from full-time athletic development coaches, as well as onsite physiotherapists, performance analysis and sports psychologists. Netball at Millfield has strong links with a number of Super league franchises and hosts of one of the Severn Stars Nova Academies.

The Performance Coach will integrate into a fully engaged team of coaches with a common goal of giving each pupil the best opportunity to reach their full potential. You will work 42 hours per week during term time, plus 4 weeks in the holidays when you will be required to accompany the teams on tours. You will be the Lead Coach for the U16A Team and you will do a mixture of 1-1 and group sessions. Part of this role will also include assisting with the Nova Academy which is every Friday from September through to May, 7pm-9pm. In return, you will receive a salary of £22,000 per annum, inclusive of holiday pay.

To be successful, you will either have proven experience working with elite players in the performance pathway or experience yourself of playing netball to a good level, experience of umpiring is also advantageous.

If you have any questions regarding the role, please feel free to email Jenna Culley, Director of Netball, on or if you would like to know more about the Netball programme, please visit

If you are interested in applying, please visit  

Closing date: Noon on 8th October 2018.

Millfield School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. Offers of appointment are subject to satisfactory references and DBS clearance.

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More about Millfield School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 12 - 18 years
Address: Butleigh Road, Street, Somerset, BA16 0YD, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1458 442 291
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