Head of Education for International Academy

At Right to Dream, we have a new and exciting full-time position available as a Head of Education and Education co-ordinator for our International Academy players from 16-18 years in a very unique and exciting role.

Your main responsibilities are to plan, deliver and collaborate with our students, education staff and education partners to enhance our International Academy players’ Education during this important development process. You will be a part of our International Academy that requires extensive travel to Ghana, Egypt and Denmark with our players that are between 16 - 18 yeasrs old and in their final stages before they embrace life as a professional footballer.

The position is a full-time position based in multiple locations and the flexibility to travel often is a must.

Overall responsibilities

Supply the needs for all our students/ players in Education, these areas include:

  • Teach / supply the needs to deliver BTEC course work

  • Teach / supply the needs to deliver GCSE P.E. course work

  • Teach / supply the needs to deliver GCSE English and Maths for some students

  • Life skills classes relevent to footballers

- Culture and purpose delivery with relevancy to help prepare the players for Professional Football

What we look for professionally

  • Holds as minimum a bachelor’s degree in P.E: teaching or sports science or other relevant education experiences.

  • Has experience in teaching and with a real interest in sports, ideally football

  • Knows how to plan and work in a structured manner and can pull in a range of teachers and consultants

  • Has experience or a thirst to travel and can be flexible with travel plans

What we look for in you as a person

  • Has a passion for working with young athletes l

  • Is ambitious and has a general drive to develop yourself within the organization

  • Knows and understands that in the football world, working hours are fluid and change according to the team’s needs and Travel is essential

  • Is skilled and experienced in Educating young people

Job interviews will be held on an ongoing basis until the right candidate is found.

Send a CV and cover letter (1-page max) to our Head of International Academy, gareth.henderby@righttodream.com