Location: Selhurst Park Stadium, Thornton Heath, South-East London, United Kingdom
Salary: circa £28,000 per annum
Closing date: 06 June 2014
Interview dates: week commencing 16 June 2014
Company: Crystal Palace FC Foundation
Job Type: 2 year fixed term contract (extended based on funding)
Premier League Crystal Palace FC Foundation ever expanding Community football programme was set up in 1990 and over the last 12 months has undergone a comprehensive change of culture with the introduction of a new senior management team, new activities, funded projects and supporting the Foundation’s & Club’s commitment to the ‘One Club One Community’ ethos. The CPFC Foundation presently has a number of opportunities for growth via funding from the Premier League.
As a result we now have a fantastic opportunity for an exceptional candidate to best exploit these opportunities, to manage and expand our Premier League Primary School programme, oversee a healthy schools initiative with Sutton Council and grow our database with schools in Bromley, Croydon, Sutton and Tandridge. We need a talented manager with proven knowledge and experience of working in a school environment preferably a qualified teacher in a Primary School setting, some physical education skills to lead this initiative and to assume responsibility for the overall management and strategic direction of Crystal Palace FC Foundation’s schools programme.
The Crystal Palace FC Foundation is run autonomously from the Football Club and enjoys charitable status. The relationship between the Club and Foundation is strong and mutually beneficial. With an appointed Board of Trustees there is a formal overriding link between the Foundation and the Football Club at senior level.
CPFC Foundation is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.
A competitive remuneration package (circa £28,000) will be available to the right candidate.
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