Putney High School – Head of Rowing

Hours: Full time, all year round with five weeks holiday and eight bank holidays
Contract: Permanent
Salary: £39,000 to £52,000 depending on experience
Required from: September 2022

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Senior Coach or Head of Rowing to join our successful team and drive its progress in collaboration with the Director of Performance.

In January 2016, the school opened its very own Boathouse, the first and only all-female boat club along the river Thames. The Boat Club provides a state-of-the-art training facility which continues to develop our athletes. Part of the Girls’ Day School Trust group of schools, Putney High School is one of the UK’s leading schools and has earned a reputation for excellence in sport across the school.

In recent years, our rowers have won medals at The National Schools Regatta and Women’s Henley and competed for GB at the Coupe de la Jeunesse. Our alumnae have been placed at Universities in the US and competed in Women’s Boat Race and Lightweight Women’s Boat race.

About the School

Established in 1893, the School is set in leafy, tranquil grounds close to the heart of Putney and to the River Thames.

As one of the UK’s leading schools, Putney High School is academically high achieving, dynamic and down to earth.

Wellbeing is central to the school’s ethos along with a spirit of ‘modern scholarship’ which makes learning challenging, fun and relevant to the modern world.

The school is part of the GDST, the UK’s leading network of independent girls’ schools.  We can offer a variety of benefits, such as:

  • Competitive salaries and pay progression
  • Access to extensive professional development opportunities
  • Training grants for qualifications
  • Generous pension schemes
  • Free life assurance benefit
  • A discount of up to 50% on fees for children at GDST schools
  • Interest free loans for training, computer purchase loans and travel season ticket loans
  • A Cycle to Work scheme
  • Competitive terms and conditions of employments

For further details and to apply please click the apply button here >>>

Closing date: Monday 6 June 2022 – applications to be received by 8.00am.

The GDST is committed to diversity, inclusion and real change: a family where every individual is valued, respected and included.

We are committed to the safeguarding of children and child protection screening will apply to this post. 

Application Dates: From Thursday 26th May 2022 to Monday 6th June 2022

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