Millfield School 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.
Millfield School is looking to recruit a Triathlon Coach to take primary responsibility for the development and promotion of triathlon with pupils aged 13 – 18. This is a fulltime role working Monday to Saturday during term time plus an additional 4 weeks during school holidays.
In this role you will work with all ages, genders and abilities. You will be required to plan and coach swimming, cycling, running and transition sessions for both group and 1:1 situations. As this is a new role to the school a key part of this position will also be to promote the sport and contribute to its development and implementation.
As a Triathlon Coach you will be required to attend regional, national and international races as required and also plan and attend 2 training camps per year (December/July).
The successful candidate will need to have a Triathlon Coaching Qualification (min stand BTF Level 2). They will also need experience in coaching young athletes of varying abilities as well as in managing and co-ordinating their fitness, conditioning and athletic development. Links with British Triathlon and British Cycling, Racing experience at junior/senior level and coaching qualifications in Swimming, British Cycling and Running Fitness are also beneficial.
For further details and an application form please visit our website https://millfieldschool.com. Closing date for applications is 25th February 2019 at noon.
Millfield School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. Offers of appointment are subject to satisfactory references and DBS clearance