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Senior Primary Sports Co-ordinator



Founded in 1887, Durban Girls’ College is a leading, independent, Christian girls’ school with a proud history that offers an innovative and relevant education for girls from Grade 00 to Grade 12.

We seek to employ an energetic, organised and experienced individual with a passion for sport who will teach Physical Education and coordinate all Senior Primary Sports from Grade 4 to Grade 7.
He/She will oversee all sporting codes offered in the Senior Primary Phase at Durban Girls’ College and be required to supervise, schedule, hire and motivate the appropriate team of coaches.

This dynamic individual should:

  • be suitably qualified and have a knowledge of a variety of sports
  • be a team player, with well-developed interpersonal skills
  • be able to work under pressure
  • solve practical problems and deal with coaches, parents and pupils in a professional manner
  • have the ability to develop in the girls a love for exercise and understanding of the benefits which exercise brings
  • encourage and motivate participation in the activities offered
  • organise and accompany pupils on sport tours
  • contribute to the staff wellness program
  • have excellent administration skills
  • have strong verbal and written communication skills, with proficiency in the English language
  • be SACE registered
  • be in possession of a current Police Clearance Certificate

Embracing the balance needed between participation, competition and engendering an exercise-for-life stance, this position offers the right person a unique opportunity to make an impact on a generation of enthusiastic girls who are ready for a challenge.

The appointment will be effective from 1 January 2022. A two-page CV and a letter of motivation should be emailed by closing date to the Head of Senior Primary care of the address below.

Durban Girls’ College is not an ordinary school and is thus looking for an extraordinary teacher.

Durban Girls’ College is an equal opportunity employer. An application will not in itself entitle the applicant to an interview and only shortlisted candidates will be interviewed. If you have not been contacted within 14 days of this advertisement closing please accept that your application has been unsuccessful.

College reserves the right not to fill this position.

Closing Date
Durban Girls College, Musgrave
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