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Sports Coordinator

Do you have a passion in sports?


Job Overview

Category : Education/Training
Experience(s) : 3 Year
Location : Kilifi
Job Type: Mid Level
Job Kind :
Highest Educational Level : undergraduate Degree
Salary :

Client Overview

Our client is a growing Primary and Lower Secondary School in a beautiful rural setting alongside Takaungu creek in Kilifi, Kenya. It has a warm and dynamic learning environment, following the BNC/Edexcel iPLS (primary and lower secondary) curriculum from playgroup up to Year 8. Our client offers a broad-based curriculum with a focus on holistic development and appreciation of the environment. We have grown steadily from 36-180 pupils in 8 years, and we are looking to recruit a Deputy Head to join our committed team, beginning in January, May or September 2019.

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Embrace and facilitate new sporting and extra-curricular opportunities for all pupils and sports staff
  • Develop the sporting profile of the school, effectively coordinating the growing sports staff
  • Enhance and oversee the weekly club activity program for juniors and seniors
  • Develop and oversee holiday activities for the wider community and to optimize use of school facilities
  • Provide support and guidance to young people and those engaged with them in order to promote effective
  • Participation, enhance individual learning, raise aspirations and achieve their potential
  • Ensure a physically safe learning environment, in line with Health and Safety policies and procedures
  • Assist with the development of a strategic vision for the school in non –academic fields
  • Maintaining high morale and professionalism within the school

Leadership

  • Coordinate and implement appropriate sporting and extra-curricular programs
  • Maintain knowledge of contemporary thinking and best practice in health, safety and sports provision and contribute these ideas to the relevant school staff
  • Participate in and lead appropriate professional learning activities
  • Support staff to promote physical fitness and well-being in all aspects of school life
  • Support staff to promote exclusivity in and enjoyment of sports across the age ranges
  • Support staff to promote excellence in sports

Qualifications

  • Appropriate undergraduate qualifications and TSC registration.
  • At least 3 years’ experience in the field of school sports co-ordination and extra-curricular activities preferably in a British Curriculum.
  • A capacity to develop, provide and evaluate effective sporting programs.
  • Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills.
  • A passion to develop the full potential of children in non-academic fields.
  • Knowledge and interest in environmental education a strong advantage.