Gap Year Sport Assistant
Accountable to the Director of Sport
Part-time, fixed term contract
Start date: November 2022 (although the start date is negotiable)
We are looking for a Gap Year/Graduate Sport Assistant who will perform a supporting role in the successful and effective running and development of Sir William Perkins's School PE Department.
You will work under the Director of Sport and will be responsible for assisting the delivery of PE lessons and co-curricular sport across all year groups.
You will also work closely with the Director of Sport to support the development of the School's Sporting Teams.
Netball and Hockey are major sports at our School and you will be expected to specialise in at least one of these sports.
If you are passionate and enthusiastic about sport, have excellent organisational and time management skills with:
- experience of playing/coaching netball and/or hockey at a high level;
- ability to umpire netball and/or hockey at a good standard;
- ability to create a stimulating and safe learning environment which fosters engagement, energy and excellence; and
- previous experience of working with children or young adults.
We would love to hear from you and look forward to receiving your application.
How to apply
Please address a covering letter to the Head, Mr C C Muller, and submit your application online.
If you would like to arrange to tour the School before making an application or if you have any questions then please contact Human Resources via the School's main switchboard.
Early applications are encouraged as the School reserves the right to interview and appoint before the closing date.
Sir William Perkins’s School is a high-performing, academically selective, independent girls’ school for approximately 600 students aged 11 – 18 years. The Head is both a member of HMC and GSA. It is located on an attractive 12- acre site situated on the outskirts of Chertsey, a two-minute walk from the railway station and very near to the junction of the M3 and M25.
SWPS is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.