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Please complete this Job Application Form when applying for a role at Mount Kelly, unless otherwise stated.

 

Economics and Business Studies Teacher

Required for September 2019

Mount Kelly, a thriving independent co-educational boarding and day school which has grown significantly in recent years, seeks to appoint a well-qualified, enthusiastic, and gifted Economics and Business Studies teacher to work within the Humanities Faculty.

The successful candidate will be committed to the academic disciplines of Economics and Business and will be keen to promote an interest in business and entrepreneurship in all our pupils in addition to celebrating academic excellence more generally. Economics is particularly popular at A Level and Business Studies attracts many pupils at GCSE. The successful candidate would be teaching from Year 10 through to Sixth Form, with an ability range extending right up to Oxbridge applicants.

The successful candidate will be expected to play a full part in the life of our busy boarding school which is located on the outskirts of the attractive market town of Tavistock on the edge of Dartmoor National Park in Devon.

Candidates should submit an application form (found at the top of this page) together with a CV and letter outlining their suitability for the post, to the Head Master at HR@mountkelly.com

Closing date: Friday 1 February 2019.
Initial interviews are likely to be held w/c 4 February 2019
 

Driver

We currently have a vacancy for a casual driver to join our transport team.

The School Bus Service operate five daily bus routes transporting pupils to and from School, during term time. In additional transport is required at the beginning and end of each term to assist the airport transfers. As a relief driver, there are no fixed hours of work and the hours will vary depending on the needs of the school. Further details about the duties of the role can be found in the job description.

The successful candidate will have a current, clean driving licence, it is preferable to hold a D1 licence but not essential. Candidates should submit an application form (found at the top of this page)  together with a CV and letter outlining their suitability for the post to the Bursar at HR@mountkelly.com

Deadline for applications: 31 January 2019

 
Graduate Teaching Assistant

September 2019

Mount Kelly, a flourishing independent, co-educational boarding and day school, seek to appoint a number of Graduate Teaching Assistants for one year from September 2019, to assist with the thriving extra-curricular programme.

Applications would be welcome from dynamic and enthusiastic recent graduates with experience and expertise in either the major sports (rugby, netball, hockey, cricket) or in other areas (including performing arts or modern foreign languages). This role would particularly suit someone who is keen to pursue a career in teaching.

The duties will include supporting academic staff in the delivery of academic, extra-curricular and pastoral programmes in a variety of learning environments. A competitive salary and on-site accommodation will be provided, and further training opportunities may be available for the right candidate.

The successful candidate will be expected to play a full part in the life of our busy boarding school which is located on the outskirts of the attractive market town of Tavistock on the edge of Dartmoor National Park in Devon.

Candidates should submit an application form (found at the top of this page) together with a CV and letter outlining their suitability for the post, to the Head Master at HR@mountkelly.com

Closing date: 4 February 2019
 

Performance Swim Coach

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Performance Swim Coach to join Mount Kelly.

The swimming programme has run for over 20 years, producing over 80 international swimmers and since 2000, more than 20 squad members have represented their country at International and Major Championships.

The Performance Swimming Coach has a duty of care to all swimmers within the swimming programme, but will have specific responsibilities for the development of the Regional and National Swimmers.

The primary focus of the role is to deliver coaching excellence to these two specific groups and to significantly contribute to Mount Kelly’s positive swimming reputation in all areas of the coaching and competitive process which leads to significant performance improvements at all levels. Further details can be found in the attached job description.

The successful candidate will have previous experience working as a Swim Coach and a proven track record of progressing Regional and National level swimmers. Candidates should submit an application form (found at the top of this page) together with a CV and letter outlining their suitability for the post to the Director of Swimming at HR@mountkelly.com

Deadline for applications: 28 January 2019 with interviews to take place 5/6 February 2019.

 
Assistant Swim Coach 

(part time, 12 hours per week)

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a part time Assistant Swim Coach to join Mount Kelly.

The swimming programme has run for over 20 years, producing over 80 international swimmers and since 2000, more than 20 squad members have represented their country at International and Major Championships.

The Assistant Swimming Coach has a duty of care to all swimmers within the swimming programme, but will have specific responsibilities for the allocated training group. The primary focus of the role is to deliver coaching excellence and to significantly contribute to Mount Kelly’s positive swimming reputation in all areas of the coaching and competitive process which leads to significant performance improvements at all levels. Further details can be found in the attached job description.

The successful candidate will have previous experience working as a Swim Coach and a proven track record of progressing Regional and National level swimmers. Candidates should submit an application form (found at the top of this page) together with a CV and letter outlining their suitability for the post to the Director of Swimming at HR@mountkelly.com

Deadline for applications: 28 January 2019 with interviews to take place 5/6 February 2019.

 
Visiting Trampoline Coach

Immediate start

The Foundation is seeking to appoint a self-employed qualified Trampoline Coach with a proven track record of teaching children.

At Mount Kelly sport plays a significant role at the Prep and College. Whilst developing children’s performance is a key focus, each child is taught the importance of teamwork, good sportsmanship and fair play. The school aims to provide the children with the best possible environment that will enable them to reach their full potential and appreciate the value of ‘sport for life’.

The trampoline Coach will provide lessons usually in small groups for sessions between thirty minutes and an hour in duration at various times during the week. The Coach will work with the Director of Sport and will prepare children for regional and national competitions.

The Coach will be able to demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills to be able to communicate effectively with pupils and their parents and will be experienced in preparing and delivering suitable programmes.

To express an interest please complete an application form (found at the top of this page) and submit with a covering letter and CV to the Head Master at HR@mountkelly.com

 

Mount Kelly and Mount Kelly Swimming are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undertake a criminal record check via the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Charity Registration Number 306716