PE & Sports Support Officer

Endeavour College (see more jobs from this school)

Mawson Lakes, SA 

Admin / SSO / Non-Teaching

Contract Type: Contract Position Full Time

Applications Close: 4 December 2023

Endeavour College is seeking to appoint a PE & Sports Support Officer on a fixed term contract for 2024, however this position does have the potential for permanency in the future. Employed on the basis of 37.5 hours per week, a flexible working agreement will be made with the successful candidate to support attendance at camps and other activities, and to provide coaching to students. 

<p>The PE &amp; Sports Support Officer supports the general functioning of the HPE learning area under the direction of the HPE Learning Leader, by assisting staff with a range of activities including Carnivals (swimming and athletics), School Sport (including Knockout, Community, and SACSA), preparation and maintenance of sports equipment, and providing assistance during practical lessons, as well as on camps and excursions. </p><p>We envision an enthusiastic and well rounded individual who has a keen interest in all things sport, who is passionate about working with students on their journey into secondary education. Experience and ability to work independently and as part of a team is a must, along with the ability to support both effective administrative and practical hands on activities.<br /></p><p> </p><p><b>Applications close promptly COB Monday 4 December 2023. Click the &#39;Apply for job&#39; button below to view a copy of the position description, and follow the prompts to apply.</b></p><p>Endeavour College values staff who enthusiastically engage in their work as a Christian vocation that is based on caring relationships with students and staff. All staff are expected to participate in the school&#39;s extracurricular program. Being able to actively support the aims of a Christian school is essential.</p><p>Endeavour College aims to develop a culture where relationships are valued and members feel connected, safe and respected. This approach fosters an optimal learning environment to fulfill staff and students&#39; God given abilities for life and community. Core to this framework is a focus on Restorative Practice which emphasises working with Endeavour College community members to address behaviour and value relationships. It calls community members to make a personal transformation from a focus on the self towards a focus on others and the common good, and as such it reflects the model of Christ in terms of dealing with others. </p><p><b>The Endeavour Way is: </b></p><p><b>LOVE</b> - it&#39;s about reflecting the unconditional LOVE of God by showing respect, compassion and kindness in our relationships. </p><p><b>COURAGE</b> - it&#39;s about accepting that it takes COURAGE to own our behaviour, take responsibility for our actions and share our experiences with others. </p><p><b>FORGIVENESS</b> - it&#39;s about showing FORGIVENESS and acceptance towards ourselves and others with grace. </p><p><b>HOPE</b> - it&#39;s about resolving issues in a way which brings HOPE to our relationships and instils faith in our capacity to fulfil our God-given abilities</p>