Head of Physical Education, Waltham Forest

Closing date:

Frederick Bremer SchoolWaltham Forest

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS + TLR 2b (£4,536) (OLW)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

We are seeking to appoint a driven, energetic and inspiring Head of Physical Education to ensure the PE curriculum is broad, balanced and meets both the National Curriculum and pupils needs. The successful candidate will be responsible for leading Educational Visits to support the Curriculum and develop links with Primary Schools. Responsible for fixtures, and ensuring all sporting fixtures adhere to school policies and ensuring the inclusivity of sport across the curriculum.  This role offers a great opportunity to develop and mentor early stage teachers in the Department as well as contribute to whole school training and coaching. The role requires high organisational skills including the ability to prioritise and manage time effectively. Have the ability to think strategically, analytically and creatively and demonstrate initiative in solving problems.  

The PE department makes use of many local facilities such as football grounds, GYM and sports centres to stretch all our pupils.  The department are  commitment to running a range of PE clubs and teams outside of normal school hours. 

The school was rated good in all areas by Ofsted in 2015 and we are on a trajectory of continuous improvement. We are committed to high quality learning and teaching for all pupils, ensuring all pupils make rapid progress regardless of their starting point. The successful candidate will join an experienced and successful PE team committed to collaborative working.  Frederick Bremer is a popular and over-subscribed school which enjoys excellent state of the art facilities in a new building. We also offer a personalised professional development programme for all teachers, to enable them to continual enhance their practice.

Equal opportunities are at the heart of how we operate at Frederick Bremer. We have a diverse staff body whose identities are respected and valued.  We are always seeking to add to the diversity of our staff and we actively welcome applicants who identify as BAME or other minority groups. We also welcome applicants who identify with one or more of the protected characteristics of the 2010 Equalities Act. We have range of strategies to promote staff well-being including a new bespoke well-being curriculum for all pupils. Diversity and equality are central to our values at Frederick Bremer. We also offer opportunities for flexible and part time work arrangements.   

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.  Offer of a position is subject to receiving satisfactory references and an Enhanced DBS Clearance

For more information and an application pack please see our website  www.bremer.org.uk or contact Nosheen Niazi on 020 8498 3312 or email recruitment@bremer.waltham.sch.uk. If you would like to visit the school before submitting your application please contact us.

Completed application forms should be returned or emailed to recruitment@bremer.waltham.sch.uk by 9am on Friday 8th March 2019. Interviews to be held during the week commencing 11th March 2019 

Job location

More about Frederick Bremer School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: Siddeley Road, Walthamstow, London, E17 4EY, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8498 3340
employer gallery photo 0
employer gallery photo 1
employer gallery photo 2
employer gallery photo 3
employer gallery photo 4
employer gallery photo 5
employer gallery photo 6
employer gallery photo 7
employer gallery photo 8