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Director of Sport


The Diocesan School for Girls, situated in Grahamstown-Makhanda, Eastern Cape, invites applications for the position of:

Director of Sport

We are looking for an exceptional leader to direct our diverse and dynamic Sports Department. This is a full time position which will commence on 1 May 2020, or as soon as possible thereafter.

This person will be professionally qualified and will have the following:

  • Strong administrative, organisational and planning skills
  • Sound ability to manage projects
  • The ability to raise the profile of DSG sport in the school, town, region and nationally
  • The ability to work as part of a team and to interact with the girls, members of staff and sports management at other schools
  • Good people skills and the ability to communicate effectively with all stakeholders, including parents, the media and sponsors
  • Previous experience in coaching sport and the ability to assess the skills of coaches and players

Applications, including a detailed CV and the names and contact details of two referees, should reach Ms Angela Southey by 1 April 2020 at the contact details below.

Applications will be treated in strict confidence.

The school reserves the right not to proceed with the filling of the post. An application in itself, does not entitle the applicant to an interview. Only successful candidates will be notified.

Closing Date
Grahamstown-Makhanda, Eastern Cape, South Africa
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