Graduate Sports Assistant

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Graduate Sports Assistant

Leicester, Leicestershire
Ratcliffe College
Full Time
18th February 2020
Start Date
2nd September 2020
9th March 2020 09:05 AM
Contract Term
Job ID
Start date
2nd September 2020
  • Contract type: Permanent
  • NQTs Considered:
  • Job ID: 1091996

We are seeking to appoint 2 Graduate Assistants to work within the Sports Department and to assist within the girls Boarding House. To commence 2nd September 2020; fixed term contract to 9th July 2021 with a possible extension through the summer 2021 working for the Ratcliffe College Summer School.

Ratcliffe College is an outstanding Independent School for 850 students from age 3 to age 18. We have recently expanded our sporting facilities to now include: a second astro turf, a new running track and flood-lit netball courts; a fantastic new Fitness Suite opened in Spring 2019 and a second Sports Hall has opened in January 2020.   

These posts would be ideal for graduates who are considering a career in Education or Sports Coaching. You will gain extensive experience through being an integral part of both the Physical Education Department and the Boarding Staff Team. There will be opportunities for you to make a significant input into the broader life of the College, based on your particular strengths and interests.   

The Role of the Graduate Assistant is split into two main areas:

Within the Sports Department, taking responsibility for School teams as well as assisting with PE and Games lessons across the age range of the College. 

Within Boarding, working as part of the duty team assisting with activities, trips and supervision in the evening and at weekends. 

To be successful, you will: 

• be enthusiastic; 

• be able to use your own initiative;

• take responsibility;

• have high professional standards;

• be proficient in at least one of the following sports offered at Ratcliffe; Hockey, Netball, Rounders, Tennis and Athletics,

• demonstrate an interest in pastoral care

Full-board accommodation is provided as well as a salary. In addition, there will be CPD opportunities. 

Application is via the Ratcliffe College website 

The closing date for receipt of applications is 9.00am on Monday 9 March 2020  


Safeguarding Statement:

Ratcliffe College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.
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