Head of Academic PE and Sports Science, Brighton and Hove

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Brighton CollegeBrighton and Hove

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Brighton College is one of England’s leading independent schools, located at the heart of the country’s most vibrant city.

Applications are invited for a well-qualified experienced teacher with a degree in Sports Science or related course.  The successful applicant will be expected to direct and lead the academic side of the Sport Science and PE Department at Brighton College, therefore must have strong interpersonal skills and be a good motivator of pupils and colleagues.

In addition to this, the appointed candidate will be responsible for the delivery of GCSE PE (AQA), AS/A2 Physical Education (AQA) and the BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Sport & Exercise Science (Pearson/Edexcel).  

The successful applicant will also contribute to the co-curricular games programme, so the ability to coach the major games of the College would be an advantage.

The College is currently enjoying great success. Recent awards include: Sunday Times School of the Year, Tatler Headmaster of the Year, and UK Independent School of the Year.

A full job description containing details on how to apply can be found at www.brightoncollege.org.uk/vacancies.  An application form and a letter outlining your suitability for the post together with a current CV should be completed as soon as possible. 

Deadline for applications: midday Monday 16th July 2018

Brighton College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children; the successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced disclosure through the DBS.

Job location

More about Brighton College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Eastern Road, Brighton, East Sussex, BN2 0AL, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1273 704200
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The School

Brighton College is one of Britain’s leading schools and the oldest public school in Sussex. Since 2000, the college roll has increased from 500 to 1,100 pupils, aged 11 to 18, with three associated prep schools educating a further 1,...