Sports Graduate Assistant (Netball Specialism) - Fixed Term, Lewisham

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St Dunstan's CollegeLewisham

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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £25,000 pro rata
Contract term: Fixed Term

This position is ideal for a dynamic, enthusiastic and ambitious recent graduate, who would relish the opportunity to make a significant contribution to the co-curricular activities of a thriving, well-equipped Sports Department. Although the primary focus for the role will be co-curricular coaching, there will also be an expectation that the successful applicant will support some classroom teaching. The role is ideal for a graduate who may be interested in a career coaching or teaching students at any age, with the opportunity to contribute to all aspects of curriculum and co-curricular delivery at all levels. This is an exciting opportunity to share strategic and operational responsibility for one of our major sporting programmes. 

  • The successful candidate will be joining an enthusiastic, well-qualified and committed team who are keen to share and develop their pedagogy and classroom practice. 
  • The existing team are well established and have worked together to initiate exciting changes to all aspects of provision, which have seen rapid improvements in student outcomes. 
  • The successful graduate will play a key role in embedding these positive changes, whilst ensuring that the subject continues to evolve and flourish. 
  • The post is offered on a full-time basis for one academic year until the end of Trinity term, 2020 with possible accommodation packages available close to the College site. 
  • The successful candidate will have extensive Netball experience as either a performer or a coach, or both. 
  • They will be an excellent team player with the passion, energy and enthusiasm to inspire young people working in a fast-paced, ambitious and aspirational environment.

Application closing date: Friday 21 June 0900

Interview Date: Monday 24 June 2019

Completed application forms and covering letters must be emailed to

Early applications are advised as the College reserves the right to appoint at any stage during the application process. 

St Dunstan’s College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children; the successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced disclosure through the DBS. 

St Dunstan’s Educational Foundation Registered Charity Number 312747

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More about St Dunstan's College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 18 years
Denomination: Church of England
Address: Stanstead Road, Catford, London, SE6 4TY, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 20 8516 7200
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