Sports Teacher, Farnham Royal

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Caldicott Preparatory SchoolFarnham Royal

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive Salary
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Sports Teacher

Full time, permanent role from September 2018

Competitive salary and accommodation

Located in Farnham Royal, South Buckinghamshire

Caldicott is one of the country’s most prestigious Independent Boarding and Day Preparatory Schools for Boys. We are a flourishing school with around 270 boys from 7 to 13 years old, with all boys boarding in the final two years. We deliver a first class education, sporting provision and a rich variety of music, drama, arts and extracurricular opportunities in a friendly and supportive working environment. The school is only twenty miles from central London in a beautiful location.

We are seeking an ambitious and dynamic teacher who will seize an exciting opportunity to work at Caldicott. The successful candidate will teach Physical Education and Games to all year groups; will hold a relevant undergraduate degree and have a good understanding of the KS2 and KS3 curriculum (up to year 8). S/he will be expected to be involved in the school’s extensive extra-curricular sporting programme as well as contribute to the wider life of the school. 

The ability to coach at least one of Caldicott’s major games to a high level is a pre-requisite and there may be an opportunity for an outstanding candidate to lead the Football provision at the School.

We are keen to see candidates who have:

· a passion for Sport and PE;

· a strong sporting and sports coaching background; 

· excellent interpersonal and team working skills and

· a genuine enthusiasm for contributing to the wider school community and the boarding school environment. 

This role requires a strong commitment to supporting this age range pastorally and requires full involvement in the boarding life of the school. 

This post is suitable for an NQT or a more experienced teacher. We offer a generous salary; a comprehensive employee assistance programme; accommodation; all meals during term time; excellent resources; a high standard of on-site facilities and motivated, enthusiastic and polite students. 

Caldicott is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment.  The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check. 

For application information visit our website:

Completed applications should be sent by email with a covering letter to the Headmaster, care of: 

Applications will be processed upon receipt and we reserve the right to appoint at any stage.

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More about Caldicott Preparatory School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Boys
Age Range: 7 - 13 years
Address: Crown Lane, Farnham Royal, Slough, Berkshire, SL2 3SL, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1753 649300
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Caldicott is a thriving day and boarding country prep school for boys aged 7 – 13 in South Buckinghamshire.  Situated in 40 acres of magnificent grounds, we are just 15 miles from Heathrow Airport and 30 minutes from West London.  We pride ...