29 Jan, 2024

Director of Sport

  • St Joseph's College
  • Ipswich, UK
Rugby, Cricket, Hockey, Netball, Gymnastics, Athletics, Tennis, Physical Education, Football, Swimming Director of Sport

Job Description

St Joseph’s College seeks a passionate, highly-motivated, charismatic and visionary leader for its sports programme. The position becomes vacant following the internal promotion of the current Director of Sport and Business Development. The successful candidate will have proven ability as a leader of sport. The Board has approved a Sport Strategic Development Plan, and the Director of Sport will be responsible for developing and delivering this. 

The Director of Sport will work closely with the College’s Senior Leadership Team and the heads of individual sports to ensure a cohesive and broad-minded approach to school sport and physical well-being. It will ensure that sport reflects whole-school policies and priorities, and will involve working with other departments to ensure a consistent approach. The successful candidate will be influential in developing the next three-year vision and mission for sport and physical well-being. They will create literature, and other communications, for both internal and 
external consumption.

Next Steps

Please note that the College is working with ICE Education on this appointment, to attract the highest calibre of candidates.

Prospective applicants can address enquiries, or arrange an informal discussion, by emailing Director of Recruitment - Dan Scargill on dan@ice-education.co.uk.

Applications should be made on the School’s forms, which can be found at: 

The closing date is Monday, 26 February, and it is anticipated that Interviews will be held at the College week commencing Monday, 4 March.

For more information download the Job Description below



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