Head of Physical Education, Chengdu, Sichuan Province, China

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Malvern College ChengduChengdu, Sichuan Province, China

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Start date: 22 August 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: No

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and committed PE teacher to play a full role in the curricular and co-curricular programme of Malvern College Chengdu.  The ability to offer the Duke of Edinburgh International Award and/or to take on a Houseparent responsibility would be an advantage.

Please download the application pack for general information about the school and the application process.



The successful candidate will contribute to the development and delivery of the College’s vision and values and will be a supportive member of the departmental team and the whole school staff. The successful candidate will be expected to work in line with School and Departmental policies and will report to the Head of Department and be ultimately responsible to the Headmaster.


  • To provide high quality teaching of PE throughout the College;
  • To manage classes effectively, using approaches which are appropriate to students’ needs in order to inspire, motivate  and  challenge students;
  • To use an appropriate range of observation, assessment, monitoring and recording strategies as a basis for setting challenging learning objectives for students of all backgrounds, abilities and dispositions, monitoring learners’ progress and levels of attainment;
  • To maintain appropriate records;
  • To follow agreed policies for communications in the school and to communicate effectively with parents of students as appropriate;
  • To participate in the development and implementation of schemes of work, marking and assessment policies and procedures in the relevant curriculum area;
  • To be a fully integrated member of the departmental team;
  • To contribute fully to the life of the school through, in addition to teaching, participating in the normal supervisory, pastoral and co-curricular duties undertaken by all members of staff, including fulfilling a commitment to the boarding life of the school;
  • To support the pastoral work of the school by taking on the role of a Tutor;
  • To demonstrate a commitment to continuing professional development.


Over time you must be able to show evidence of:

  • Maintaining high standards of teaching and learning;
  • Maintaining positive relationships with colleagues, students and parents;
  • Actively supporting the ethos of Malvern College Chengdu.

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More about Malvern College Chengdu
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Zhi Wu Yuan South Gate, Tian Hui Town, Jinniu District, Chengdu, Sichuan, China
Telephone: +86 28 689 37366
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Malvern College Chengdu, closely affiliated with the prestigious Malvern College, opened in September 2015 providing high-quality personalised, holistic and international education to Chinese nationals aged 11 -18. Following the success of Malvern C...