PE and Games Teacher
HMC Co-educational boarding and day school for students aged 11-18.
Teacher of PE and Games and Head of Rugby
Full Time September 2019
An exciting opportunity has arisen for enthusiastic, highly motivated professional to join our department from September 2019 in a supportive and team-orientated School. Our PE and Games Department is an energetic and exciting environment. It has grown in strength with the current team and we are looking for a passionate and enthusiastic individual who will contribute to the current teaching and learning strategies and develop their own teaching practice with our support.
The successful candidate will be someone with a passion for PE and Games, particularly Rugby. You will inspire and engage our students, and actively assist in the further development of Rugby within the School. Your ability to use ICT in the teaching of PE and Games is essential. You will join a committed, hardworking and friendly department who work closely together to achieve the best possible outcomes for our students. The ability to teach across the range of Key Stages, including 6th form and IBDP is desirable.
Applications are welcomed from enthusiastic Sports Graduates who are looking to train to teach, NQT’s as well as experienced practitioners. A willingness to participate in the extra-curricular life of our school is also required.
Leighton Park School is set in over sixty acres of beautiful parkland near to the heart of Reading. Leighton Park offers a distinctive atmosphere that creates achievement with values, character and community. Founded on Quaker principles, we seek to inspire each student to fulfil their academic and personal potential and be reflective, purposeful adults. We appoint candidates who will contribute and thrive in our vibrant community.
The school offers a supportive and professional workplace with excellent terms, conditions and benefits. Accommodation may be available
To apply, please complete the attached application form or download an application pack from our website and email it via the button below. If you require further information, please call HR on 0118 987 9600.
Leighton Park School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, therefore the successful candidate will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check as part of our recruitment process.
Closing date for this position is: Midday, 8th March
Interviews will be held shortly after this date.