Sports Teacher/Houseparent Job at Lucton School in Leominster

Job Description

Sports Teacher/Houseparent

Competitive salary offered

We are seeking to appoint, from January 2021, on a fixed term contract for two terms, an inspiring, committed and enthusiastic Teacher of Boys’ Sport throughout the whole school. The successful candidate will be an outstanding teacher, passionate about his/her subject, and must be willing to contribute to the wider life of the school. Experience in Boarding is also required, as the successful candidate will carry out Houseparent duties throughout term time for our boarders, who range in age from 7-18 years.

We strive to provide excellent sporting opportunities for all our pupils. We offer a diverse and inclusive programme of activities in which every pupil participates, through our curriculum and extensive enrichment programme. All our pupils are encouraged to try their hand at a range of sports and physical activities, whatever their level of ability. We believe that physical health and well-being play a crucial role in the educational journey of young people, developing leadership, teamwork, communication skills and self-discipline.

The role of the Houseparent at Lucton is a significant one, with overseas pupils, some Forces children and also some local children.

The qualities required for this post are a genuine love of children, much patience, understanding, enthusiasm, energy, drive, initiative, flexibility and resourcefulness. An ability to communicate effectively with the pupils, their parents and the staff is vital. Sound organisational skills, dedication and commitment are also important.

Closing date for applications – 5.00pm, Thursday 3rd December 2020

Interviews to take place week commencing 7th December 2020

Lucton School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an Enhanced DBS and other appropriate safer recruitment checks.

Please contact Pip Hall, HR Manager on 01568 782000 for further information to include application form and job description.

Application deadline: 03/12/2020

Expected start date: 04/01/2021

Job Types: Full-time, Temporary

Salary: £0.00 per year

About Company

Company: Lucton School

Company Location:  Leominster

Job Category:

About Lucton School