NQT / Teacher of PE, Essex

Closing date:

The King John SchoolEssex

Date posted:
Start date: Easter 2020
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Main/Upper Pay Range
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

NQT /Teacher of PE

Required: Easter 2020

Main/Upper Pay Range

Part-time (4 days per week)

From Easter 2020 we are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and suitably qualified PE teacher, who will enjoy working in a school that values and delivers excellent professional development.  The successful candidate will be capable of inspiring students through their passion for the subject, and have a firm belief in the potential of all students.  

PE is taught from KS3 to KS5 and is a very successful option at GCSE producing consistently excellent results with vocational sport courses being delivered as well at KS4 and KS5.  We are looking for someone with excellent subject knowledge in PE who is keen to try new ideas in a supportive environment.  There is an extra-curricular PE programme in place where teams regularly compete locally, regionally and nationally.  The successful candidate must be willing to fully commit to before school, lunchtime and after school extra-curricular commitments.  Student results in 2019 were 100% (grade 4 or above) at GCSE and 100% A* - C at A Level.

Applications are welcome from experienced colleagues who are looking for a change or newly qualified teachers who are starting on their career path.  For anyone considering returning to teaching you will be fully supported back into the classroom.  We offer excellent NQT support including a bespoke programme of training and mentors.   

For further information please contact Angie Roberts, HR Officer: angier@thekjs.com 

To apply for the role please download the application form from the vacancy page on https://www.zenithmultiacademytrust.co.uk/vacancies/, completed applications should be submitted to recruitment@zmat.co.uk.  CV’s will not be accepted without a completed application form.

You must complete the application form fully and give details of all employment, training and gaps in employment since leaving secondary school to the present day.  Any additional information, which you wish to bring to the notice of the selection panel should be included in your letter of application (supporting statement).  Please ensure you say why and how you meet the criteria from the person specification in your letter of application.

Closing Date: Sunday 23 February 2020

Interviews: w/c 24 February 2020

If you have any queries, wish to discuss the role informally or undertake a visit to the Trust, please do not hesitate to contact us via email recruitment@zmat.co.uk or telephone 01702 42 6707.

Due to the number of applications we receive, it is with regret that we cannot respond to every application, if you do not hear from the HR Department within two weeks of the deadline, please assume that on this occasion your application has unfortunately not been successful.

We look forward to receiving your application.

More about The King John School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Shipwrights Drive, Thundersley, Benfleet, Essex, SS7 1RQ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1702 558284
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The King John School is a heavily oversubscribed 11-18 mixed comprehensive of 2000 students, of which 450 are in the sixth form.  We are one of the highest performing schools in the country. 


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