Vacancies Sports Coach (Netball specialist) Closing Date: 01.01.1970
Job Type(s):
  • Permanent and Part-Time during term time

Part time during term time + 15 days
For 1 September 2021

The Godolphin and Latymer School is one of the country’s leading independent day schools for girls, located on a six acre site in Hammersmith, London.  The School’s facilities are excellent, making it an exciting place to learn and work.  The students at Godolphin and Latymer receive unrivalled academic and pastoral support and outstanding examination results are achieved.  Both curricular Physical Education and extra-curricular sports are highly popular, taught by experienced teachers and specialist coaches.  Our pupils are outstanding achievers, regularly competing at regional and national level.

We offer a wide variety of sports, with Hockey and Netball being our largest sports.  Over recent years, these sports have gone from strength to strength and we currently seek to employ an inspirational Netball Coach to join our busy and thriving department.

The successful candidate will work closely with the Director of Sport and the Head of Netball to support the current Netball provision.  This will involve attending squad training sessions, core PE lessons, weekday evening fixtures and sports tours and/or masterclasses as appropriate, which could take place during weekends and school holidays.  During the summer term, the post-holder will be required to coach one of our three major summer sports, which are Tennis, Athletics and Cricket.  The successful candidate will also be involved with the Athlete Development Programme which involves mentoring some of our elite athletes as well as helping the Director of Sport with some administrative roles.

All staff are expected to contribute to the thriving extra-curricular programme on offer at the School.

This is a non-teaching staff role, commencing on 1 September 2021.  The contractual hours of work will be 32 per week during term time (including the complete week in which each term begins and ends) and an additional 15 days, to cover any evening, weekend and school holiday hours.  The hours will be as required to fulfil the needs of the role and are likely to vary week to week.  Flexibility is required.  The exact working hours will be discussed in further detail at interview stage and agreed on appointment.

The salary will be commensurate with the post and will depend upon qualifications and experience.

Fully completed application forms must be returned to as soon as possible.  Please note that applications must be made on the school’s application form.  CVs alone will not be accepted.

There is no closing date for this vacancy.  Applications will be considered on receipt and interviews may occur at any stage.

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

The Charity called The Godolphin and Latymer School (charity registration number 312699) is administered by The Godolphin and Latymer School Foundation, a charitable company limited by guarantee (Company number 3598439).

 THE GODOLPHIN AND LATYMER SCHOOL, Iffley Road, Hammersmith, London, W6 0PG.
HMC/GSA 800 girls, 11-18 (220 in the Sixth Form).