Graduate boarding house and sport assistant - Female

  • West Sussex, UK
  • Dec 01, 2022

Job Description

Are you a sports graduate? on a gap year? aspiring PE teacher?

This is a unique opportunty to gain some hands on experience in a fantastic boarding school.

The Gap Students/Graduate Assistants provide essential support to many areas of the school. We currently offerflexi-boarding and are seeking a female Graduate Assistant to work with the Head of Boarding and support theday-to-day activity involved in boarding from supervising evening sports activities, mealtimes and checking-in, beddingand closing down of the house in the evening. The role also involves teaching games activities in the afternoonand support teachers across all year groups. This is a great opportunity to get involved in school life and learn some excellent transferrable skills for your future career.

Person SpecificationThe successful candidate will have the following skills, experience and attributes: Dynamic individual and a great team player Flexible, sensible and approachable Respect the confidential and sensitive nature of children's issues that arise Excellent interpersonal and communication skills Friendly and approachable Honest, polite, reliable, resourceful, flexible, punctual and committed 'Can do' attitude and the willingness to help a variety of tasks Willingness to undertake post related training Competent IT (Microsoft Office; Outlook, Word, Excel) and administration skills Able to deal with the changing needs of a busy boarding community Educated to GCSE and A Level. Part-way through or have completed a university degree. Clean UK driving license is desirable but not essential

The following skills, experience and attributes are desirable, but not essential: Relevant first aid qualification, or willingness to undertake appropriate training Experience in working in a similar role in boarding is desirable, but not essential Willingness to undertake post related training Recognised qualification relating to the post e.g., sports coaching or swimming Ability to teach

this job is for a female and is exempt from the Equality Act 2010

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