Graduate Sports Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00004041-1
  • Date Posted: 4 August 2022
  • Recruiter: Shrewsbury School
  • Location: Shrewsbury, Shropshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Education / Childcare
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Packwood Haugh School

Applicants are sought for the role of




Job Summary:

We are looking to appoint a Graduate Sports Coach on a 1-year contract beginning in September 2022 / January 2023. The position will be suitable for an A Level or Graduate student and is considering entering the teaching profession or / and has a love of sport. The role will involve sports coaching to all year groups in the school as well as involvement in school life from providing support in boarding houses, assisting in class, extra-curricular activities such as games, music, art or drama and supporting the administrative staff in the school. This is a residential post and there is the expectation that Graduate Sports Assistant / Sports Assistant will be fully committed to all areas of school life at Packwood.


Application Process:

Applicants who wish to know more about the role should contact the HR department by email at

If applying for the position, applicants should complete an application form and write a brief covering letter outlining why they are applying and why they think they would be a suitable candidate.  A full job description, and an application form can be obtained from alternatively please contact the Human Resources Department on 01743 280834 or email


The deadline for applications is 9.00am on Saturday 20 August 2022.

Interviews will take place at Packwood haugh School week commencing 22 August 2022.


The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be willing to undergo appropriate child protection screening, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure & Barring Service.


Rob Fox


August 2022