Head of PE, Lewisham

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Prendergast SchoolLewisham

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Start date: 1 September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: TLR 2b (£4,440 per annum)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

We wish to appoint a Head of PE to lead and manage our PE Department from 1 September 2018. We have excellent sporting facilities with a fully equipped Sports Hall and a large playing field.  

The successful candidate will be a committed and experienced teacher, who is a highly effective classroom practitioner, and has management aspirations within PE.   

The role will include teaching PE across KS3 to KS5 and all ability ranges, providing leadership and management of staff, developing enrichment opportunities for students and demonstrating the ability and commitment to securing high standards of student achievement. You will also be responsible for developing students’ knowledge and awareness of a healthy lifestyle and wellbeing.  

The post is suitable for a fully qualified teacher looking to take a step into a middle leadership role and develop their career in an environment offering outstanding training and progression programmes to all. 

Prendergast School is an Outstanding 11-16 Girls School with a mixed 6th Form of 340 and benefits from being part of the Leathersellers’ Federation of Schools. It is one of the most successful schools in Lewisham.  Awarded its third Outstanding OFSTED grading in a row in November 2013, the school has been leading girls’ education in Lewisham for over 125 years.   

We are committed to providing excellent CPD for staff and offer the accredited National Professional Qualification for Middle Leaders (NPQML) to all Middle Leaders.  We offer a comprehensive and supportive induction programme for all new staff.  Staff also have access to a rich and varied CPD programme within the school and across the Federation.

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work with a forward thinking staff and school leadership team who have students’ wellbeing and progress as their core purpose. 

To apply please visit the vacancies section of our website www.prendergast-school.com

Closing date for applications:  9:30am on Monday 19 February 2018  

Interviews: Wednesday 21 February 2018  

Please note CVs are not accepted.  

The Leathersellers’ Federation of schools is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and all employees are required to have an Enhanced DBS Disclosure.  

Appointment will be subject to qualifications, experience checks and satisfactory references.



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Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Part of the Leathersellers’ Federation of Schools, Hilly Fields, Adelaide Avenue, Brockley, London, SE4 1LE, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8690 3710
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Prendergast School is a happy and successful girls’ school, located in a vibrant part of Lewisham in South East London.  We are the lead in a hard federation of 3 schools with one Governing body.  The school has around 850 girls at Key Stag...