Southwell School Waikato

Sports coordinator / physical education teacher

Primary and intermediate (Years 1–8) / kura tuatahi, Certificated teacher

Health and physical education

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 12:07 PM 11 September 2019
Closes 12pm 25 September 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9yS_

Commencing term 1, 2020.

We are a thriving independent school established over 100 years ago. The roll of 650 boys and girls from Y0–8 includes both day and boarding students. Our school is set in 32 acres of park-like grounds with numerous sporting resources including 20 acres of sports fields, a gymnasium, an indoor recreational centre, and multisport all-weather turf.    

If you want to work in a great community and are passionate about sport and physical education and the positive impact that this can have on the lives of young people, then this is the position for you.

We are seeking a dynamic sports coordinator to lead, organise and resource our extensive sports programme. This role will be supported by our sports administrator and overseen by the director of physical education and sport. 

The successful applicant must have a proven record and passion in:

  • Sports organisation and administration 
  • Communication skills, both written and oral
  • Implementation of professional development coaching and support for staff/coaches/parents 
  • Fostering relationships within and outside of the Southwell community
  • Ability to work independently and also within a team
  • Physical education teaching abilities across various levels implementing an innovative curriculum  
  • Student-focused learning.

How to apply

To apply, please complete an application form and send it along with your CV and a covering letter to:

The Headmaster
Box 14-015, Five Cross Rd, Hamilton 3252
(07) 855 2089

Download our application form
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Vacancy reference #:1H9yS_

Listed 12:07 PM 11 September 2019
Closes 12pm 25 September 2019

Southwell School NZ

School details

Southwell School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: Private : Fully Registered
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 10
Roll: 656

School number: 4141
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Physical address:
200 Peachgrove Road, Claudelands, Hamilton

Postal Address:
P O Box 14015, Five Cross Roads, Hamilton, 3252