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Teacher of Physical Education and Games

Newton Prep SchoolLondon SW8

Newton Prep is a successful and dynamic school for children between the ages of 3 and 13 situated at the heart of one of London’s most exciting areas in Nine Elms; conveniently situated close to Battersea Park and Queenstown Road BR stations. We have high standards and expectations and are interested in education in the fullest sense. We seek to ensure that our pupils benefit from a proper balance of academic excellence, fun and activity combined with strong pastoral support.

We are seeking to appoint an experienced and qualified Teacher of Physical Education and Games to work in our exciting and forward-thinking PE department.  As one of London’s leading Prep Schools we have access to the best on-site facilities in the area.  These include a full size astroturf, gymnastics hall, sports hall, multi hall, dance studio and physical health zone. 

Applicants must have a high level of skill and experience delivering PE and Games as you will be coaching and officiating Games in our major sports of netball, hockey and cricket to Years 2-8.  You will need an appropriate teaching qualification; a strong work ethic; the ability to work as part of a cohesive team combined with good organisational skills and the ability to form and maintain positive suitable relationships with children.

We offer a competitive salary, above the national teacher’s scale for Inner London, along with staff benefits including a staff gym; free on-site parking; travel to work loan; cycle-to-work scheme; free school lunch, tea and coffee during term time; 24 hour counselling and legal advice service; training and development opportunities.

Full details of the post and an application form may be obtained from the School’s website or by phoning the HR Department on 020 7720 4091 ext. 1255.

To apply, please complete an application form and email this to the HR Assistant at or alternatively forward it  to: HR Assistant, Newton Prep, 149 Battersea Park Road, London SW8 4BX.

The closing date for applications is Wednesday 19th May 2021 at 9.00am.  However, the School reserves the right to interview and appoint this position ahead of any advised application closing date should an appropriate candidate be found. Therefore, it is advisable to submit applications as early as possible.

Newton Prep is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.  The successful applicant will be expected to undergo an enhanced DBS disclosure check including a Barred List check.

Newton Prep

149 Battersea Park Road, London SW8 4BX

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