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If you are a highly-motivated and engaging individual who wants to contribute to the holistic development of high-performing student-athletes, we invite you to join us.

UNIVERSITY PLACEMENT SPECIALIST

If you have a passion for supporting student-athletes to reach their highest sports potential while realising their university aspirations, we want you!

You will work closely with student-athletes on their university options, in tandem with their sports pursuits, including providing guidance for admission and scholarship applications. You will need to establish strong networks with local and overseas universities admissions office, and be familiar with university admission requirements, processes, and in particular, support for athletes in high performance sports to continue their sports pursuits.

You will work with General Managers, coaches, teachers, Education and Career Guidance counsellor, parents and other stakeholders (such as the high performance manager at the various national sports association, staff from the National Youth Sports Institute and Singapore Sports Institute) to support student-athletes’ university options and application process.

Requirements
  • Passion for working with student-athletes
  • At least 3 years of working experience in guiding students for university admissions
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and networking skills
  • Strong information gathering, data and knowledge management skills
  • Ability to work independently and in collaboration with stakeholders
  • Good knowledge of how student could prepare and sit for university admission tests such as SAT, MCAT, LSAT in Singapore is an advantage
  • Knowledge of UCAS, CommonApp is an advantage

SENIOR COACH/ COACH, NETBALL ACADEMY

You will be responsible for planning and implementing the training and competition plans for a group of assigned student-athletes based on long-term athlete development principles, towards high performance in sports. You will conduct regular meetings with student-athletes and their parents, and keep track of the progress of each student-athlete, including regular reporting. You will work with the Head Coach, General Manager, fellow coaches and external stakeholders, to achieve the sports and holistic development of every student-athlete under your care, and the goals of the Netball Academy and the School.

Requirements
  • At least 3 years of coaching experience at youth high-performance level
  • Possesses at least SG Coach L1 (Full) certification or equivalent, and is registered with the National Registry of Coaches (NROC)
  • Possesses a deep understanding of sports science as applied to elite youth level sports development based on Long-Term Athlete Development (LTAD)
  • Competent in values inculcation and character development for student-athletes
  • Good administrative and organisational skills and be able to communicate well in English
  • Experience in teaching and having a bachelor’s degree or post-graduate diploma in Physical Education and/or Sports Science or its equivalence is an advantage

COACH, TRACK AND FIELD ACADEMY

You will be responsible for planning and implementing the training and competition plans for a group of assigned student-athletes towards high performance in sports, based on long-term athlete development principles. You will conduct regular meetings with student-athletes and their parents, and keep track of the progress of each student-athlete, including regular reporting. You will work with the Head Coach, General Manager, fellow coaches, other school staff and external stakeholders, to achieve the sports and holistic development of every student-athlete under your care, and the goals of the Track & Field Academy and the School.

Requirements
  • At least 5 years of competitive coaching experience with elite and developmental youth level, preferably in the area of sprints and multi-events, with exposure to regionally and area youth/junior championships
  • Possesses an international coaching qualification in Track and Field Athletics recognised or accredited by World Athletics, of at least Level 1 Coaching, with Level 2 Coaching preferred
  • Possesses at least SG-Coach Level 1 (Full) certification or equivalent, and is registered with the National Registry of Coaches (NROC). For foreign coaches, Singapore Sports School will facilitate the registration with the NROC
  • Displays a good understanding of sports science as applied to elite youth level sports development based on Long-Term Athlete Development principles
  • Competent in values inculcation and character development for student-athletes
  • Good administrative and organisational skills, and be able to communicate well in English with student-athletes and stakeholders

MANAGER/ ASSISTANT MANAGER, FINANCE AND ADMINISTRATION

You will be involved in the full spectrum of the accounting functions including closing of accounts, financial operations (such as GL, AP, AR, FA), GST, financial and management reporting and budgeting. You will also assist in the formulation, implementation and review of financial and accounting policies and procedures, and enhancement of systems and processes. You will also assist in managing the office admin functions of the organisation.

Requirements
  • At least 5 years of relevant experience
  • Hands-on with keen eye for details and a high level of accuracy
  • Critical thinker with strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment, managing multiple tasks and meeting tight deadlines
  • Organized, detailed and able to work independently as well as in a team
  • Proficient in MS Excel and MS office as well as accounting ERP systems
  • Knowledge of Oracle EBS will be an advantage
  • A degree in Accountancy or other relevant qualification

SENIOR EXECUTIVE/ EXECUTIVE, HUMAN RESOURCE

You will be involved in the Human Resource functions pertaining to recruitment, performance management, training and benefits administration. You will assist to review human resource policies and practices and implement new initiatives that contribute to organisational success. You will compile and analyse HR data and support in all other HR areas as assigned.

Requirements
  • At least 3 years of broad-based Human Resource experience
  • Good interpersonal, oral and written communication skills
  • A good team player, highly motivated and performance-driven
  • Good understanding of Singapore employment legislations
  • A degree in any discipline, preferably with post-graduate qualification in Human Resource

HOW TO APPLY

You should forward a detailed CV with a recent photograph, stating your academic/professional qualifications, working experience and current and expected salaries to sshr@sportsschool.edu.sg. Please indicate the job title on the subject heading of your email. We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

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