Closing date: 
09.01.2019

Millfield School is looking for a dynamic and engaging performance coach, qualified to minimum standards of Netball UKCC level 2 on either a full-time or part-time basis.

Millfield is an independent boarding school with outstanding pastoral and co-curricular activities, set in the heart of Somerset. We cater for approximately 1230 pupils aged 13 to 18, all of whom are engaged in sport and physical activities. We have outstanding facilities and a vibrant multisport environment.

As a Performance Netball Coach at Millfield you will get to work in outstanding facilities with both indoor and outdoor courts and have support from full-time athletic development coaches as well as onsite physiotherapists, performance analysis and sports psychologists. Netball at Millfield has strong links with a number of Super league franchises and hosts of one of the Severn Stars Nova Academies.

The Performance Coach will integrate into a fully engaged team of coaches with a common goal of giving each pupil the best opportunity to reach their full potential. The full-time hours are 42 hours per week during term time, plus 4 weeks in the holidays when you will be required to accompany the teams on tours, however job shares will be considered. You will be the Lead Coach for the U16A Team and you will do a mixture of 1-1 and group sessions. Part of this role will also include assisting with the Nova Academy which is every Friday from September through to May, 7pm-9pm.

The successful candidate will either have proven experience working with elite players in the performance pathway or experience themselves of playing netball to a good level, experience of umpiring is also advantageous.

This is an outstanding opportunity to work in one of the UK’s leading sporting environments among a vibrant team of multisport coaches.

 

If you are interested in applying please apply via our website https://millfieldschool.com Please note the closing date is Friday 18th January 2019 at noon.

If you have any questions regarding the role, please feel free to email Jenna Culley, Director of Netball, on culley.j@millfieldschool.com or if you would like to know more about the Netball programme please visit https://millfieldschool.com/senior/sport/sports/netball

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