Northwood College has a great opportunity available for a PE Teacher to work within our successful hard-working Faculty. We are looking for candidates with an interest in teaching KS2 and above and the ability to coach in more than one sport to a high standard. An expertise in netball, swimming, gymnastics and dance would be an advantage but not an essential requirement. This is a full-time post to cover a maternity absence.
The PE Department delivers the curriculum across key stages 2 to 5 and is offered at GCSE and A Level. The school participates in district leagues and tournaments in netball, swimming, hockey, badminton, cricket, cross-country, gymnastics and athletics as well as competitions and friendlys. .
About the School:
Northwood College for Girls is an independent, academically selective day school for approximately 840 girls aged 3-18. The department has some excellent facilities: a large 4 badminton court sports hall, indoor 6 lane 25 metre swimming pool, fitness suite, two newly resurfaced netball / tennis courts, small astro-turf with a further 2 netball / tennis courts, grass hockey pitch / 200m track in summer. There is also a newly installed 7 metre high, five line climbing wall that includes 3 auto belays and a 30 metre traversing wall.
As part of the GDST, the UK's leading network of independent girls' schools, we can offer a variety of benefits, such as:
· Competitive salaries and pay progression
· Access to extensive professional development opportunities
· Good transport links
· Training grants for qualifications
· Generous pension schemes
· Free life assurance benefit
· A discount of up to 50% on fees for children at GDST schools
· Childcare vouchers, interest free loans for training, computer purchase loans and travel season ticket loans
· A Cycle to Work scheme
· Competitive terms and conditions of employment
For further details and an application form please click the apply button.
Applications must be received by 9am on Wednesday 25 April 2018.
Interviews will take place the following week.
Northwood College for Girls and the GDST are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.