Director of PE, Luton

Closing date:

Lealands High SchoolLuton

Date posted:
Start date: To start September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: TLR 1.3 – (£13,027)
Contract term: Permanent


Director of PE

TLR 1.3 – (£13,027)
Full Time

To start September 2018

Are you passionate about your subject? Do you want to be a part of leading continued improvements in a successful department? Are you looking for the next stage in your career? If so, Lealands could be what you’re looking for!

We are seeking to appoint a dynamic and inspirational teacher of PE with leadership experience to join our vibrant, high achieving and multicultural school. You will have responsibility for improving the quality of teaching and learning of PE to ensure the very best outcomes for all students. This is an opportunity for an outstanding candidate, who is an exemplary classroom teacher, to take on the challenge of professionally developing colleagues and leading this department to outstanding results. You will have the ability to motivate and inspire others - both colleagues and students, as well as having the opportunity to develop professionally yourself through our links with the Luton Futures partnership of schools.

Lealands provides a dynamic, friendly and vibrant environment where support, training and development for all staff is a priority. Our students and staff experience a supportive and caring atmosphere along with high standards and expectations for success. 

Benefits available:

  • A generous relocation package
  • Access to our sports equipment      and facilities, including swimming pool and gym
  • Opportunities for paid lunch      duties
  • Staff laptop with remote access      to school systems
  • Access to a wider community of      schools through our partnerships with Luton Futures and
         Lea Springs
  • Professional development      programme and opportunities to study for a Masters degree

Interested applicants should visit the school website or email – for further details and for an application form.

Visits from prospective applicants are welcome and can be arranged by contacting Ms Buxton (Heads PA) on 01582 611600.

Applicants for this public-facing post will need to demonstrate the ability to converse and provide effective help or advice fluently in spoken English.

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 23rd May 2018 at 9am

Interview date: Friday 25th May 2018

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS)

CVs will not be accepted for any posts based in school 

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More about Lealands High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Foundation
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Sundon Park Road, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU3 3AL, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1582 611600
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Introduction to Lealands

Lealands High School is located on the northern edge of Luton, in Sundon Park, and caters for students from 11-16 years old. Our facilities, following a £17.5m investment in 2013, are fantastic and I would encourage you to vis...