Director of Physical Education, Cambridgeshire

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Soham Village CollegeCambridgeshire

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £22,917 to £38,633, with TLR 1a (£7,699).
Contract term: Permanent

Required from September 2018, an enthusiastic Director of Physical Education, to lead a forward-looking and committed faculty. Physical Education is a successful and popular subject, with excellent uptake at GCSE.

The school is oversubscribed and enjoys a considerable reputation in the local area for its academic excellence and caring ethos. In December 2016, Ofsted described the way in which the school promotes students’ personal development and its work to support students as outstanding.

Ofsted also identified “a culture of academic excellence” which is consistently reflected in the school’s GCSE results. The progress made by students in Physical Education in 2017 was well above national averages.

There is a strong culture of teaching and learning in the school and staff value highly the continuing professional development and research opportunities available. Ofsted praised the “good opportunities for staff to develop professionally” and commented that “staff are highly positive about the training they receive.” In addition they reported that “newly qualified teachers speak effusively about the support they receive.”

There are varied opportunities for career progression for staff at all levels.

Further details of this position and an application pack can be found at .We are unable to accept CVs.

Completed application forms should be returned to  

Closing date for applications is 9am, Tuesday 22 May 2018.

Salary is dependent upon qualifications, skills and experience.

Staploe Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure, and medical checks.

Staploe Education Trust. Executive Headteacher Dr Carin Taylor

Schools in our Trust: Soham Village College; Kennett Primary School; The Shade Primary School; The Weatheralls Primary School

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More about Soham Village College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Sand Street, Soham, Cambridgeshire, CB7 5AA, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1353 724100
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