Sports Coach, Shropshire

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Whittington CofE (Aided) Primary SchoolShropshire
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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Grade 8, scp 26 – 28, £12.12 – £12.94 per hour
Contract term: Fixed Term

Sports Coach

Grade 8, scp 26 – 28, £12.12 – £12.94 per hour

Fixed term until 31/08/2019

Term time only + 5 PD days, 31.25 hours per week

The Governors of Whittington CE (VA) Primary School wish to appoint a committed, enthusiastic and inspirational School Sports Coach to support the delivery of Physical Education and sport across the school.

The role will encompass PE and sports teaching in classes from EYFS to year 6, preparing for and attending local sports events with children and planning and running daily extra-curricular sports clubs.

The role will support us in achieving our aim that all children leave this school with a love of sport and a secure understanding of what it means to live a healthy and active lifestyle.  

Applicants should be dedicated to achieving the highest possible standards in all areas of their work.  Whittington CE (VA) Primary School is passionate about the development of the ‘whole person’ and preparing our learners for an ever-changing world.  We can offer the successful candidate a happy, successful school with a supportive staff.

Please email Lucy Lightwood, the school administrator, to request an application pack and to arrange a visit.  Visits to the school are encouraged.  Visits will take place during the week beginning Monday 19 March.

Closing Date:   20th April 2018, 12 noon
Shortlisting Date:   20th April 2018, during the afternoon
Interview Date:   Week commencing 23rd April 2018

Whittington CE (VA) Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

The successful candidate will subject to enhanced DBS clearance and other safeguarding checks before they take up the post.

The ability to communicate at ease with stakeholders and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for the post.


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