Head of Prep PE, Sevenoaks

Closing date:Expiring tomorrow

Radnor House SevenoaksSevenoaks

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive and subject to experience
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Are you a teacher who passionately believes in the limitless potential of children and the critical role adults play in this journey of self-realisation?

Radnor House Sevenoaks is seeking to employ such an individual to join us in September 2019 as Head of Prep PE. 

Sport at Radnor House Sevenoaks has been growing strongly in recent years and the successful candidate will join the school at an exciting stage of its development. The Prep School is already full, with teams competing in all the major sports each week, in addition to regional and national competitions.

Our ‘Sport Development Plan’ was launched recently and over £1m is allocated to delivering a range of new facilities and opportunities over the next five years, including a full-sized Hockey Astro, new Cricket wicket and levelled sports pitches.

In addition to a 30-acre site with numerous pitches and tennis courts, the school also has an extensive Sports Centre including a 25m pool, large indoor sports hall and well-equipped fitness suite. 

Teaching and Learning at Radnor House Sevenoaks aims to create a collaborative whole-school community of life-long learners, always motivated to achieve the highest standards of teaching and learning through self-reflection, objective evaluation, and research-based practice. 

We require a candidate who can:

  • provide leadership by example
  • work positively and constructively within their team and with other colleagues 
  • contribute to and participate in the development of the Prep PE Department
  • think creatively and imaginatively, investigate, solve problems and identify opportunities
  • promote our core values of excellence, respect, courage and perseverance

At Radnor House Sevenoaks, our teachers are dedicated to their ongoing professional learning, realising that continuous improvement is at the heart of building a successful school. We offer our staff the chance to develop both as teachers and individuals and actively encourage career development. For more details about working with us click here http://www.radnor-sevenoaks.org/about/working-at-radnor-house-sevenoaks/staff-vacancies/ 

This is a very exciting time to be joining the team. The investment in new facilities is impressive and underlines our belief in building on the past whilst embracing the future. 

If you wish to apply for the role, please send a letter of application and completed application form including details of two referees to Catherine Ratsma, HR Administrator, at cratsma@radnor-sevenoaks.org or by post to the school address.

Closing date: Friday 18th January 2019. 

Interviews will take place the week of 28th January 2019.

The school is totally committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and expects the same from its employees.

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More about Radnor House Sevenoaks
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: Radnor House Sevenoaks Drive, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN14 6AE, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1959 563720
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