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Teacher of Physical Education

The King's School CanterburyKent

The King’s School is a selective co-educational boarding and day school of 860 pupils in years 9-13. The school, dating back to 597 and situated in the heart of the historic cathedral city of Canterbury, has an outstanding reputation as one of the country’s leading independent schools.

The Physical Education Department is well-established at King’s and teaches Core PE for pupils in Year 9 and 10 as well as offering GCSE and A level Physical Education courses. BTEC Sport has also recently been introduced for a small number of pupils as an alternative to A level PE.

We seek to appoint a well-qualified, talented, and motivated individual for April or September 2022 who can join the committed and collegiate department of four full-time teachers,11 graduate sports assistants and a wide range of professional sports coaches. We are looking for a candidate with a good degree in a related subject from a well-respected university who can enhance the academic life of the department.

Those considering applying but require more information, please contact the Head of PE, Mrs Kate Harris for an informal discussion: kvh@kings-school.co.uk

Closing date: 9.00am on Monday 6th December 2021.

Interview dates: 9th and 14th December 2021.

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

The King’s School, Canterbury is an educational charity - Registration No: 307942

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