Posting Date: April 2017
Closing Date: July 2017
Benefits: Potential for free accommodation, other benefits will be discussed at interview
Position Summary: August 2017 start
The Sports Coach will work closely with the Director of Sport and Activities to help students reach their athletic and sporting potential. The role will include delivering sessions that inspire all students to participate in, and enjoy PE and sport. The coach will attend regular school sports fixtures and tournaments.
Candidate Profile: The successful candidate:
- Bachelor degree and coaching qualifications an advantage
- Excellent spoken and written English language (TOEIC score 650) skills
- A dedicated sports coach capable of inspiring students.
- Flexible and positive in approach.
- Be a team player.
- Able to build relationships with students, parents and colleagues.
- Have tireless energy and enthusiasm.
- Will be internationally minded and an innovator.
- Have an up to date knowledge of the latest UK/International based curriculum and practices.
- Demonstrate the value of extracurricular activities in developing students’ character.
The School: Tara Pattana International School is a community school at the centre of a rapidly developing area of Pattaya. The school delivers a British education with a global perspective. We understand that students learn best when they are happy and settled at school. The school has a real mix of international students that creates a spirit of internationalism based on diversity, respect and understanding.
Living in Pattaya: The school is situated close to the centre of Pattaya, a lively and dynamic city on the east coast of Thailand. Pattaya is an exciting place to live and work. There are numerous excellent restaurants, attractions and shopping malls. There is easy access to the beautiful beaches of Koh Samet and Rayong for a holiday. Pattaya is within easy reach of Bangkok approximately 1.5hrs by car.
Safeguarding: We take great care to safeguard children in the school. Applicants must have up to date police checks. This will include checks with previous employers as well as verification of original qualifications.
How to Apply: Applications should be sent via email (email@example.com) addressed to Mr. James Swan, Head of School, and include:
- A letter of application.
- Your Curriculum Vitae with a recent photograph.
- Full contact details of three referees (one of which must be your current Head of School)
- Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted by the school.
Further Details: Full details about the school are available on our website www.tpis.ac.th