Graduate PE Assistant (Rugby)

King Edward’s School is looking to recruit an enthusiastic and motivated individual for the role of Graduate PE Assistant (Rugby Specialism) to join a strong, supportive and friendly department from 1 September 2021.

The role will suit anyone looking for a future in teaching, or coaching, or for someone who is passionate about working with young people in sport. For the right candidate, a programme of support will be put in place that may lead towards further teaching training. The successful candidate will lead the coaching of a rugby team and support the teaching of PE lessons. The ability to support the sport programme with another area of expertise, such as Strength and Conditioning or Video Analysis would be advantageous but not essential.

The role requires the successful candidate to be available for a full-time role including supporting co-curricular activities in early evenings (until 6pm) and on Saturdays throughout term time.

Salary: £18,268 (PE1). 

Closing date: The deadline for applications is midday on Friday 14 May 2021.
Interviews: Interviews will take place on Tuesday 18 and Wednesday 19 May 2021.

How to apply
To apply for this role, forward a completed application form and equal opportunities form (available for download below) and a covering letter addressed to Chris Johnson, Director of Sport, outlining why you feel that your skills and experience would equip you to take on this role, by email to:

Download application pack
Download application form.
Download equal opportunities form

If you have any queries about the role or would like to discuss it in more detail, please contact Chris Johnson, Director of Sport, by email, at:

King Edward’s School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check. A copy of the school’s Recruitment, Selection and Disclosure Policy is available on the school website.

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