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Job Title – Director of Sport


School/Organisation – Northwood College. Maxwell Road. Northwood. Middlesex. HA6 2YE


Details – Northwood College is seeking to appoint a talented, creative and inspiring director of sport to take up appointment, ideally from January 2019. This post holder has overall responsibility for the professional leadership and management of sports and PE across the school and incorporates the coordination of extra-curricular activities within the school. The PE department delivers the whole school curriculum including GCSE and A Level.  The school participates in district leagues and tournaments in netball, swimming, hockey, badminton, cricket, cross-country, gymnastics and athletics as well as competitions and friendlies. Northwood College for Girls is an independent, academically selective day school for approximately 840 girls aged 3-18. The department has some excellent facilities: a large four badminton court sports hall, indoor six lane 25 metre swimming pool, fitness suite, two newly resurfaced netball / tennis courts, small astro-turf with a further two netball/tennis courts, grass hockey pitch/200m track in summer. There is also a newly installed seven-metre high, five-line climbing wall that includes three auto belays and a 30-metre traversing wall.


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Closing Date – October 3


Job Title – Games Teacher


School/Organisation – Dane Hill School, Leatherhead Road, Oxshott, Leatherhead, Surrey KT22 0JG


Details – Games at Danes Hill School is a thriving and successful department, utilising some of the best prep school grounds in the country. The school has an extensive extra-curricular programme which contributes significantly to the life of the school. The department caters for pupils of all abilities and provides an exciting differentiated curriculum.  We cover a multitude of sporting topics in lessons and extended games including hockey, football, cricket, tennis, rugby, rowing, cross country, netball and athletics. Games at Danes Hill encourages children to be competitive and inquisitive in their nature and it is a requirement to represent the school in both mid-week and Saturday morning fixtures. The department itself is proud to have a strong team ethos which runs alongside an equally committed games team. Required from January 2019, we are seeking a dynamic and enthusiastic teacher of games to work in this large and successful department. A commitment to excellence and extra-curricular activities is essential and we are looking for an individual with all round sporting ability. An enhanced salary scale is offered and full NQT induction is available.


Contact - Please visit our website to view the job description and download the application form which should be completed and emailed to the Headmaster’s Secretary, Mrs Louise Stileman,


Closing Date – September 25


Job Title – Director of Sport


School/Organisation – St Christopher’s School, Hampstead, London NW3


Details – Required from January 2019, the school seeks to appoint a talented, creative and inspiring director of sport to take up appointment, ideally from January 2019. Candidates may also be considered for appointment at the start of summer term 2019. The post incorporates the coordination of extra-curricular activities within the school.


Contact - Completed applications should be sent by email to and all applications will be acknowledged by email


Closing Date – September 19


Job Title – Basketball Coach/Umpire


School/Organisation – Mary Erskine School. Edinburgh EH4 3NT


Details – The Mary Erskine School is a leading GSA independent school for girls in Scotland’s capital city, Edinburgh. We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, motivated player, preferably with coaching experience, but more importantly with the personality and drive to make a difference to our coaching programme.

Essential tasks -

•Assist at basketball clubs and referee school matches on a Tuesday (4pm to 5.30 pm) and a Thursday (3.30pm – 5pm).

•Ability to referee matches during practice and in competition

•Ability to assist in the delivery of Basketball sessions for S1 to S6 pupils

•Assist in the organisation of sessions, arranging equipment

•Ability to work with pupils with a range of abilities

•Feedback to lead teacher on performance of pupils where appropriate

•Communicate effectively with Teacher in charge of Basketball and other lead teachers

•Follow all school procedures regarding Child Protection, trips procedure and risk assessment

Desirable tasks -

•Appropriate coaching certificates and/or refereeing badges

•Member of the PVG scheme (ESMS to arrange, if necessary)

Sport is an integral part of everyday life at The Mary Erskine School and girls have the opportunity to participate in a variety of sports and are supported in their sporting endeavours both by staff and by qualified sports coaches.


Contact - A letter of application, addressed to Ms Kirsty Nicholson, Head of The Mary Erskine School Senior School, enclosing a full CV and the names and contact details of two referees, should be sent by email to, or by post to the HR Administrator, Erskine Stewart's Melville Schools, Ravelston, Edinburgh EH4 3NT.


Closing Date – September 10


Job Title – Coach and Administrator of Girls Games


School/Organisation – Mill Hill School. The Ridgeway. Mill Hill. London. NW7 1QS


Details – Founded in 1807, Mill Hill School is an independent co-educational boarding and day school with 715 pupils aged between 13 and 18, of whom 275 are in the sixth form. The school is one of four in the Mill Hill School Foundation, which comprises pre-preparatory, preparatory and senior schools as well an on-site international school. We are situated in a magnificent 120-acre parkland campus on the edge of the North London green belt, providing a wonderful environment in which to work. The school is very much a community, particularly given the central importance of boarding: we are unusual for a London school to be offering full and weekly boarding, with over 180 boarding pupils. The coach and administrator of girls games is a newly created position designed to further enhance our delivery, provision and profile of the girls games programme. The successful candidate will work closely with the director of sport and head of girls’ games to develop and extend our existing offer, whilst playing a key role in coaching during games sessions and fixtures. They will join a team of six PE staff, six strength and conditioning graduates and an array of games staff who work towards giving pupils every opportunity to enjoy and succeed in sport during their time at Mill Hill School. There is potential for the successful candidate to have accommodation at the school, but this is not an essential feature of the role. It is hoped that the successful candidate will be appointed in time for the new school year, which starts on the 3rd of September 2018. The role may suit a recent graduate who is interested in pursuing a career in education, although there is a degree of flexibility in the newly created role, therefore, we would be interested to hear from all interested candidates. The successful candidate will be expected to play a full part in the extra-curricular life of the school.


Salary - He or she will be paid at the appropriate point of the Mill Hill School salary scale.


Contact - Further information on the post, together with the application form, is available by email or post and on the school’s website


Closing Date – Monday August 13


Job Title – Head of PE


School/Organisation – The Hawthorns School, Pendell Court, Bletchingley, Redhill, Surrey RH1 4QJ


Details – We are seeking an enthusiastic and inspiring Head of PE to join our vibrant and successful sports department in this busy school. Working closely with the director of sport, the successful candidate will pro-actively lead and develop a high standard of teaching and learning of PE from Early Years to year 8, ensuring that children of all abilities are engaged positively enabling them to develop and maintain a love of sport.  The successful candidate will also be involved in coaching the school’s main team sports which include football, rugby, hockey, netball, rounders and cricket.  There may also be the option for the successful candidate to teach swimming, as well as wider areas of the curriculum, depending on specialist subject knowledge and experience.  The ability to teach English and/or maths would be considered favourably.


Salary - Salary will be according to experience and qualifications


Contact - Full details and an application pack are available on our website or from the HR manager Emma Mitchell  Tel: 01883 743048 Ext 2022.


Closing Date – August 5


Job Title – Head of PE


School/Organisation – Haberdashers’ Aske’s Knights Academy. Launcelot Road. Bromley. Kent. BR1 5EB


Details – We wish to appoint an exceptional physical education practitioner who will use their experience, extensive subject knowledge and vision to deliver ambitious and high-quality learning and teaching opportunities. This is a truly exciting opportunity for an existing or aspiring head of PE to take on a new role taking the delivery of PE one step further in the academy and, as part of the physical education team, across the federation. In this role, you will lead the PE department to make a real impact, developing innovative learning opportunities for students to enable them to achieve outstanding outcomes.


Contact - To apply please complete the application form and supporting documents found on our website at


Closing Date – June 25


Job Title – Director of Cricket


School/Organisation – Repton School


Details – An inspirational and ambitious coach is required to lead this major sport at Repton from January 2019. Applications are equally welcome from those with a background in education or the professional game.


Contact - Further details may be obtained from The Headmaster’s Secretary

Repton School, Repton, Derbyshire DE65 6FH. Telephone 01283 559220

email: To download an application pack, which includes full information and a job description, please visit


Closing Date – June 22


Job Title – Full-time Lacrosse Coach


School/Organisation – Cheltenham Ladies’ College. Bayshill Road. Cheltenham. Glos GL50 3EP


Details – As one of the leading independent schools in the country, we have a vibrant sport and physical activity (SPA) offer that is central to the College vision. We aim to provide a relevant, empowering and holistic 21st century sport and physical activity education for all our pupils. We are now looking for an inspirational and well-qualified specialist lacrosse coach to join our lacrosse programme and complement the SPA staff team. Lacrosse is one of our primary sport programmes and we have significant ambition to develop the quality of our lacrosse offer to pupils of all abilities. With our senior teams, we want to create a clearer competitive offer and sharpen our performance focus. We want to supplement this with a vibrant and fun offer for pupils who are not performance oriented. Underpinning both elements is our belief that the development of core physical literacy (balance, agility, coordination) is the foundation of a holistic education for the girls. Required for September 2018 or January 2019, an inspirational and motivated lacrosse coach would have the opportunity to join a dynamic team and embrace the SPA strategy. 40 hours per week, 40 weeks per year


Salary - £27k including holiday pay (FTE £30,300 including September uplift)


Contact - To find out more, please visit


Closing Date – Friday June 15









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