(September 2024)

St Edmund’s Prep School requires a committed and enthusiastic Sports Assistant.
The successful candidate will assist in the delivery of the Prep School’s sports programme.

Sports will include:


24 hours per week, Term-time only. Hours to be discussed but will need to reflect weekday fixtures and after school coaching sessions. Games and PE sessions usually take place in the afternoon. Mornings will be spent in a learning support role within academic lessons or undertaking sports administration. Fixtures usually finish at around 6.00pm.

A love & knowledge of sport is a must and attendance at fixtures will be required.


  • Accommodation may be available if required and benefits will include free breakfast, lunch, dinner and laundry service during term-time.


The post will involve close contact with, and a high degree of responsibility for, children and young adults. The majority of this will be regulated activity.
As with all staff, you will be responsible for providing a safe environment in which children can learn.


If you would like to apply please download an application pack and return to the HR Department by the closing date.

Closing date for applications when all forms must be received by HR is:
Midday, Monday 15th April 2024
Interviews to take place: Shortly after the closing date.


Telephone: 01920 824335
Email: hr@stedmundscollege.org

The College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Candidates will be required to undergo relevant Safeguarding Checks.

We may seek references on short-listed candidates that will include questions about past disciplinary actions or allegations in relation to behaviour with children and may approach previous employers for information to verify particular experience or qualifications before interview.

This role is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the amendments to the Exceptions Order 1975, 2013 and 2020.


Working Hours

Brochure - Prep Sports Assistant
Application Form