Physical Education Teacher, London SW8

Closing date:Expiring soon

Newton Prep SchoolLondon SW8

Date posted:
Start date: Providing maternity cover from 22nd April 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Well above national teacher’s scale for Inner London + excellent benefits
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: No

Are you seeking a Physical Education teaching position in a school with fantastic sports facilities as well as children who value and enjoy learning?

Newton Prep is a successful and dynamic school for children between the ages of 3 and 13.  We have high standards and expectations and are interested in education in the fullest sense. We seek to ensure that our pupils benefit from a proper balance of academic excellence, fun and activity combined with strong pastoral support.

The PE Department’s aim is to provide children with the opportunity to participate in a wide range of PE/sports activities in order to develop positive attitudes to life- long health and exercise.

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding and enthusiastic PE specialist to work alongside our established team, teaching PE to children aged 5 to 13. Candidates must be able to teach all of the major sports but have a particular interest and expertise in teaching cricket and athletics for the Summer term. 

This position is to cover a maternity absence commencing on 22nd April 2019 and is likely to be for two terms. Applications from candidates who are only seeking a one term appointment for the Summer Term are also welcomed.

Our teachers are paid competitive salaries above the national teachers’ scale for inner London and provided with excellent working conditions and resources including:

  • contributory pension scheme (TPS)
  • staff gym
  • free school lunch during term time
  • free car parking

Full details and an application form may be obtained from the school website  or by contacting the HR Office on 020 7720 4091 ext. 1255, email 

Applications, by form only to: HR Manager, Newton Prep, 149 Battersea Park Road, London SW8 4BX, email 

Closing date: 25.1.2019 

Interviews: week beginning 11.2.2019

Newton Prep is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS Disclosure and Barred List check and references will be taken up on all shortlisted candidates, prior to interview.

Newton Prep

149 Battersea Park Road, London SW8 4BX

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More about Newton Prep School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 13 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: 149 Battersea Park Road, London, SW8 4BX, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 77204091
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Newton Prep is a successful and dynamic independent school, offering a challenging education for boys and girls between the ages of 3 and 13. Although a relatively new school, having been set up in 1991, it has grown from strength to strength (curren...