Assistant Director of Sailing

Suffolk
Full-time
28 Jan
RHS Own Salary Scale

RHS is looking to appoint an outstanding well qualified RYA Senior Instructor to a full-time post from March 2022. It is expected that the appointee will teach dinghy, keelboat sailing and powerboating to pupils from Year 7 through to Year 13.

The Royal Hospital School is a leading independent co-educational boarding and day school for 11 – 18 year olds, set in 200 acres of Suffolk countryside overlooking the River Stour.

The Director of Sailing and Water Sports at RHS is excited to be recruiting for a full-time Assistant Director of Sailing. With facilities, equipment and access to sailing unrivalled in UK schools, the Sailing Department is unique in its offering to pupils and consequently seeks applications from RYA Instructors and Coaches of the highest calibre to lead the development of sailing at RHS into the next stage of its evolution.

The Royal Hospital School has the following vacancy:

ASSISTANT DIRECTOR OF SAILING

RHS is looking to appoint an outstanding and well qualified RYA Senior Instructor to a full-time post in the Sailing Department with effect from March 2022. It is expected that the appointee will teach dinghy, keelboat sailing and powerboating to pupils from Year 7 through to Year 13.

Responsibilities will include working as part of the Sailing Department providing tuition to the School’s pupils up to 6 days per week in term time throughout the academic year, leading the delivery of our Cornish Shrimper programme and to be able to take a leading role in coaching school pupils ranging from beginners to students in our elite fleet and team racing squads.

The successful applicant will also be expected to be competent in boat maintenance and care and preferably have several of the following: Race Coaching qualification, Keelboat Endorsement, Windsurfing Instructor qualification and a Powerboat Instructor qualification.

Candidates will have the energy and enthusiasm required to commit to a large boarding and day school.

RHS has its own salary scale, outstanding development opportunities and subsidised accommodation may be available. Please send a completed application form and covering letter (no more than one side of A4) to recruitment@royalhospitalAssistantschool.org

Closing date for applications: Friday 28 January at 12noon

Interviews will be held on Monday 7 & Tuesday 8 February 2022

Early applications are encouraged.

Further details of this position can be downloaded by visiting www.royalhospitalschool.org/vacancies or by contacting the HR Manager on recruitment@royalhospitalschool.org or 01473 326200.

For more information about the Royal Hospital School, please visit www.royalhospitalschool.org

For more information about the Royal Hospital School Sailing Academy, please visit SAILING ACADEMY - The Royal Hospital School

The Royal Hospital School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all employees and volunteers to share our commitment. Employment is subject to satisfactory references and an enhanced DBS check.

The Royal Hospital School is an independent day and boarding school for boys and girls aged 11 to 18.

  • Suffolk
  • Full-time
  • 28 January 2022
  • RHS Own Salary Scale

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01473 326210

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