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Sports Coach - Netball Specialist

King Edward's WitleySurrey

As a member of the sports department, the successful candidate will lead and develop Netball coaching and playing throughout the School.  There is the opportunity to work with other sports. S/he will be fully involved in all fixtures and training sessions during the week, including Games afternoons. 

The Sports Coach is responsible for supporting the development and delivery of an effective sports coaching programme, working with players in school years 7 to 13. The coach will assist the development of players of all standards positioning King Edward’s at the forefront of sports development.

The Sports Department at King Edward’s is one of the busiest but most exciting departments in the School.  Pupils in Years 7 to 9 have three hours of Games and one Core PE lesson per week.  Those in Years 10 to 11 have two hours of Games per week plus Core PE, whilst the Sixth form have two hours of Games.  

All year groups have after-school training practice on top of the curriculum Games sessions. IGCSE PE is offered to Year 10 pupils who will then sit their exam in Year 11. We also offer the IB Sport Science and A-Level PE courses for those pupils in the Sixth Form.

There are over 20 sports and physical activities offered at the school where we enjoy local and National success with both teams and individual pupils. The sports department is made up of 4 qualified full-time PE teachers and Games coaches who deliver the curriculum to pupils from Year 7 to Year 13. 

As well as a personal sense of accomplishment and job satisfaction, we also offer a  competitive salary, pension scheme, staff fee remission on school fees both at King Edward’s and Barrow Hills School, free car parking, free use of our gym, swimming pool and sports facilities, all meals and snacks on duty, and a Cycle to Work Scheme. 

King Edward's School is a co-educational boarding and day 11-18 school for some 400 pupils, around 35% of whom are full boarders. We are an HMC school and proud of our unique heritage and place among British co-educational independent schools.  Set in 33 acres with excellent facilities, Barrow Hills School is a co-educational, Christian, day school for around 200 children aged 2-13. 

To apply, please c Application Form or for further details, visit our website or contact the HR Department on HR@KESW.ORG or telephone 01428 686739. 

Closing date for applications: Noon on 3rd December 2021

We reserve the right to interview and recruit prior to the closing date.

King Edward’s School Witley is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. Please refer to our websites or ask HR for our child protection and rehabilitation of offenders’ policy.  All successful applicants are required to complete an Enhanced disclosure through the DBS. Applicants from underrepresented groups are particularly welcome.

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