May 24, 2018

Aquatics Sports Coach

  • St Stithians College
  • Lyme Park, Sandton, South Africa
Full time Education

Job Description


Within the Girls’ College we strive to produce confident young women who are able to lead a life of conviction and purpose.

The College’s Methodist focus offers our young women important guiding principles enabling of this life of purpose which is central to the Saints Honour Code, namely “Honour God, Honour others and Honour self”. The Girls’ College provides a safe, nurturing and inclusive community where young women are encouraged to explore, experiment and investigate.

Aquatics Sports Coach
The College invites applications for the abovementioned position which will be available from 1 September 2018.

Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced individuals who believe they have the required skills and competencies to take on this position.

The requirements for this position are:
At least 4 years teaching and coaching experience
Strong interpersonal skills
Good administrative and computer skills
Proven ability to work as part of a team
Self-motivated, energetic and organised
Be competent and confident in coaching and managing Swimming
Be competent and confident in coaching and managing Water Polo
Be willing and able to accompany the Girls’ College Teams on local and International Tours
Ability to teach academic subjects would be a distinct advantage
A commitment to ongoing personal and professional development
An awareness of the nature of the school and willingness to commit to its all-round ethos, co-curricular activities and pastoral approach
Proof of registration with SACE supported by a sexual offender’s clearance certificate

Should you be interested in applying for the abovementioned position, please forward a letter of motivation, together with your curriculum vitae, and the names and telephone numbers of two referees by no later than 8 June 2018 to The Head: St Stithians Girls’ College, at the email address below.

St Stithians College is an Equal Opportunity Employer

The College reserves the right not to proceed with this post. Applications are invited from South African citizens. An application will not in itself entitle the applicant to an interview or appointment and failure to meet the minimum requirements of the advertised post will result in applications automatically disqualifying themselves from consideration. Only short listed candidates will be contacted.

About us:

St Stithians College is a proudly South African school, embracing diversity and offering a distinctive educational experience. Founded as a Methodist Church School, our Christian spirituality is central to our identity. Our College consists of primary and secondary boys’ and girls’ schools, together with a co-educational junior primary school.

We are an independent, non-profit institution located on an expansive green campus in Sandton, Johannesburg. In addition, St Stithians incorporates Kamoka Bush School near Modimolle, and the Thandulwazi Maths & Science Academy on our Campus. As a College, we are intent on Inspiring Excellence and Making a World of Difference.

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