Shrewsbury School

Sports Administrator / Co-ordinator

Shrewsbury School is seeking to appoint an experienced and energetic Administrator / Co-ordinator to support the Director of Sport in the smooth running of the PE Faculty and Sports Programme.

You will provide a full range of secretarial/administration support and be the key link between the Director of Sport, sports staff, pupils and parents, therefore you must have the strength of character and gravitas to quickly establish credibility and confidence internally and externally.

Essentially you must have:

  • Strong administrative skills and be a highly competent IT user (Microsoft packages, databases etc).
  • A number of years experience working within administration, secretarial or similar position. Ideally have experience of working in a sporting environment, although not essential.
  • Able to work quickly and accurately, with excellent attention to detail.
  • Ability to work flexibly at crucial points during the School year.

This is a permanent position working on a full-time basis during term time, plus half-terms and 6 additional weeks in the school holidays. There is a requirement during term-time to work on Saturday afternoons. Further details of the full terms and conditions can be found in the job description.

To apply please complete and submit an application form. The closing date for completed application forms is 12pm (noon), Friday 22 February 2019.  Interviews will be held on Thursday 28 February 2019.  


Job Description & Person Specification

Recruitment Guidance Notes

Application Forms (Word) or (PDF document)

Alternatively, a full application pack and job description can be obtained by calling (01743) 280 834 or emailing

Applicants will undergo thorough child protection screening including checks with the Disclosure & Barring Service.

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