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Director of Sport


Closing date: Friday, 7 February 2020


Competitive Salary based on qualifications and experience

An outstanding opportunity for a talented, experienced and inspirational individual to take the lead in overseeing all aspects of school sport in order to promote sporting participation and excellence within the School and beyond.

Charterhouse is a beautiful school and a wonderful place to live and work. It was founded in 1611 and moved to its present magnificent 250 acre site near Godalming in 1872. The School has over 800 pupils aged between 13 and 18, all of whom, except for about 40 ‘day boarders’, are boarders.

This is an opportunity for an enthusiastic, experienced and sporting-minded individual to work within a dynamic and ambitious School.

The successful candidate will be suitably qualified to coach sport, and possess a positive track record of achievement in sports leadership, communication and management, demonstrating the capability to turn a vision into results with a strong sense of kindness and emotional resilience, putting the sporting and pastoral care of all pupils at the heart of activities. Organised, driven and open to new ideas and ways of working, the successful candidate may be an existing Head of Department looking to specialise or an established sports coach looking to take the next step in their career.

Charterhouse offers a competitive salary and other benefits including membership of the School’s Sports Club.

For more information and to apply, please download the application pack from our website at . Completed applications should be emailed to: . Telephone: 01483 291500.

The closing date for applications is 12 noon on Friday 7th February 2020.

The post-holders will be responsible for promoting and safeguarding the welfare of children with whom they come into contact. They must ensure compliance with the School's Child Protection Policy Statement at all times. These appointments will be subject to checks with the Disclosure and Barring Service and with past employers.