19/06/2023- Coach


Millfield School is looking for an enthusiastic part-time coach to join their team from September 2023.

From Millfield School:

Are you passionate about fencing? Millfield School is seeking a talented and dedicated Fencing Coach to join our team on a part-time basis from September 2023. As a key member of our coaching staff, you will have the opportunity to plan and coach individual players, working closely with our support services including athletic development, psychology and performance analysis.

At Millfield, we believe in providing opportunities for pupils aged 5 – 18, regardless of their experience or ability. Our renowned fencing programme boasts a team of specialist coaches who cover all three fencing disciplines. Furthermore, our outstanding facilities include a purpose-built fencing salle, complete with eight training pistes featuring in-built scoring boxes and lights. It’s an environment designed to nurture talent and facilitate optimal performance.

As the ideal candidate, you will hold a Level 3 British Fencing Coaching qualification (Epee is preferable although other disciplines will be considered), be a member of British Fencing, and up to date on the British Fencing Coaching register. In addition, you should have prior experience coaching fencing within school settings. Your expertise will be highly valued and contribute to the development of our aspiring fencers.

This part-time role encompasses 9 hours per week during term time. In return, you will receive a salary of £6573.77 per annum (inclusive of holiday pay). The role will also include a number of weekend competition days which will be paid at a daily rate, where you may be asked to travel with students to competition. There will also be an opportunity for additional private coaching hours which will be paid at an hourly rate (amount dependent on qualification level).

As a Millfield staff member, you will also enjoy a range of additional benefits, including freshly prepared lunches for a nominal fee of just £10 per month, access to our exceptional school facilities and the added benefits of discounts/cashback on popular high street shops and restaurants through our Employee Assistance Programme.

Join us at Millfield School and become part of a dynamic community that fosters excellence and empowers individuals to reach their full potential. Don’t miss this fantastic opportunity to share your expertise and shape the future of fencing.

Closing Date: 29th June, 12pm

Click here for further information and to complete an application form.


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