The Role: An exciting opportunity has arisen for us to appoint a Director of Sport and Exercise. Following an external review, we are looking to further a culture of activity that values healthy, active lifestyles for all our students. The successful candidate will be a great advocate for sport for all, as well as developing our elite athletes. We value colleagues who are imaginative, flexible and have the ability to inspire and support pupils with a variety of learning needs. Applicants will be expected to teach up to A Level and have experience of teaching GCSE PE. The ability to lead on engaging students in extra-curricular activities and organising departmental trips is essential.
The School: Immanuel College is entering a new, exciting era of educational and physical development, including plans for state-of-the-art sports facilities, which will build on our Jewish modern orthodox, co-educational, independent roots. You will join a school characterised by high academic standards, outstanding pastoral care, and a renowned programme of Jewish study. We enjoy an environment of happy, fulfilled young people who are fully engaged in the life of this friendly school, are aspirational and committed to their studies and their community. We are looking for colleagues who are eager to contribute to their futures and build a bright beacon of Jewish life and learning.
Staff Benefits: Immanuel College is a vibrant, professional, and caring place to work, where every day brings new challenges and opportunities. We are deeply committed to the emotional and professional well-being of all our staff and believe that happy, well-cared for staff make the best team. We pride ourselves on providing an environment where staff have the freedom to learn and grow. We provide access to the Teachers’ Pension Scheme (TPS), a supportive CPD system, membership to a healthcare scheme, free school lunches, family-friendly policies, and a range of well-being initiatives.
How to Apply: Please visit our website www.immanuelcollege.co.uk to apply. An Application Form, Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form and the names and contact details of two referees should be sent to Dr Millan Sachania, Head Master at email@example.com
Further Information: For further enquiries relating to the role or if you would like a tour of the school please contact Mr Lee Raby, Interim Director of Sport & Exercise at firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date: 10 October 2023
Interview date: week commencing 16 October 2023
We retain the right to interview strong candidates before the close date.
Immanuel College is a thriving and successful HMC co-educational Jewish day school for children aged 4 to 18. We welcome, on an equal basis, all applications regardless of faith.
The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employees and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). The school may carry out online searches on shortlisted applicants and all applicants will be required to provide details of their online profile, including social media accounts, as part of their application.
The safeguarding responsibilities of the post are outlined in the job description.
Head Master: Dr Millan Sachania, PHD, MPhil, MA, Elstree Road, Bushey, Hertfordshire, WD23 4EB. Tel: 020 8950 0604