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GPS Debating Coach

Advertiser: Ipswich Grammar School4 out of 54.0 overall rating (5 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
9 Oct 2020
Location
Brisbane, Western Suburbs & Ipswich
Work Type
Casual/Vacation
Classification
Education & Training, Tutoring

GPS Debating Coach

We are Queensland's first grammar school. Our school caters for boys from Prep to Year 12 through an outstanding education offered to day and boarding students. We have developed innovative approaches to address the specific individual learning and personal development needs of boys.

We are now seeking applications from experience Debating Coaches for the 2021 Debating season. 

The role of the Debating Coach at IGS will include:

  1. facilitating and aiding the MIC in selection trials for senior debating teams;
  2. coaching and management of the senior debating team(s) during the GPS season;
  3. offering guidance and mentorship to all debaters and collaborating with other coaches in order to promote interest in the activity as well as improving the standard of debating at IGS; and
  4. strengthening connections to the wider debating community.

The Debating Coach reports directly to the MIC and through him/her to the Director of Sport and Activities.

This is a casual position that includes the following:

  • Team Selection (Term 4, 2020)
  • GPS Season (Term 1, 2021)

Essential Skills and Requirements

  • Background in Debating (School and/or University level)
  • QDU Adjudication Qualifications or the willingness to attend the relevant courses and receive accreditations
  • Experience in coaching debating teams is desirable
  • Strong communication skills and ability to work collaboratively with teachers, parents and students.

Applicants should include a cover letter and curriculum vitae to their application via the 'Apply Now' button. 

Applications close: Friday 30th October 2020

Exceptional Performance

We are Queensland's first grammar school. Our school caters for boys from Prep to Year 12 through an outstanding education offered to day and boarding students. We have developed innovative approaches to address the specific individual learning and personal development needs of boys.

We are now seeking applications from experience Debating Coaches for the 2021 Debating season. 

The role of the Debating Coach at IGS will include:

  1. facilitating and aiding the MIC in selection trials for senior debating teams;
  2. coaching and management of the senior debating team(s) during the GPS season;
  3. offering guidance and mentorship to all debaters and collaborating with other coaches in order to promote interest in the activity as well as improving the standard of debating at IGS; and
  4. strengthening connections to the wider debating community.

The Debating Coach reports directly to the MIC and through him/her to the Director of Sport and Activities.

This is a casual position that includes the following:

  • Team Selection (Term 4, 2020)
  • GPS Season (Term 1, 2021)

Essential Skills and Requirements

  • Background in Debating (School and/or University level)
  • QDU Adjudication Qualifications or the willingness to attend the relevant courses and receive accreditations
  • Experience in coaching debating teams is desirable
  • Strong communication skills and ability to work collaboratively with teachers, parents and students.

Applicants should include a cover letter and curriculum vitae to their application via the 'Apply Now' button. 

Applications close: Friday 30th October 2020

The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?

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