Oakham School seeks a Director of Sport. The Director of Sport will have responsibility for all aspects of sport and exercise at Oakham. They will devise, and articulate, a clear vision for the future, which will include contributing to a strategic view of the current offering and informing planning for the future. The role will have full oversight of the quality and structure of the sports programme, development planning, staffing and budget management. They will lead the Sports Department to ensure excellence in sport at Oakham, with a particular focus on establishing industry-leading co-educational sport.
The successful candidate will establish a positive sports culture, in which physical activity is valued by all members of the community. They will create compelling communications to articulate the benefits of exercise and a supportive environment in which pupils, parents and staff feel valued.
The School is working with ICE Education on this appointment. Prospective applicants who would like to discuss this role further should contact Dan Scargill, Recruitment Director,
email@example.com to arrange an informal discussion.
The closing date is Monday, 26 February, and long list interviews will be held online Thursday, 29 February and/or Friday, 1 March. Short list interviews will be held at the school on
Tuesday, 5 March.
* Right to work in the UK essential
For more information and a route to application download the Job Description below