Teacher of Physical Education, Oxfordshire

Closing date:New this week

Wheatley Park SchoolOxfordshire
Date posted:
Start date: April 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Teacher Main Scale or UPS if post threshold
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Wheatley Park School

Everyone Learning - Everyone Caring

11-18 Academy and member of the River Learning Trust

1090 on roll   184 Sixth Form


Temporary Maternity Cover - Full or Part time (0.5FTE - 1.0FTE) 

From April 2020

We are looking for:

A teacher who is committed to developing an interest and enthusiasm for fitness and sport in every young person.

A team player with an unrelenting commitment to professional learning.

A teacher who can offer all round sporting subject knowledge.


We offer you:

The support of a successful, motivated and innovative team.

Energetic and talented students.

The chance to reflect on and develop your practice alongside committed practitioners.


PE and Outdoor Education are significant strengths of our school.  We are well resourced and offer a superb range of activities.


Situated just east of Oxford on a unique parkland site, Wheatley Park School is a successful 11- 18 academy with a vibrant comprehensive intake. Our vision is to be a sustainably outstanding school in accordance with our values of Everyone Learning and Everyone Caring.

Our school is part of the River Learning Trust; our collective vision is to be a Trust where pupils and staff thrive in schools which demonstrate:

● all-round education, academic success, lifelong learning and strength of character

● sustainable continuous improvement; no school standing still

● all schools being good and outstanding, or improving rapidly

● collaboration that is raising standards, and reducing workload

● where pupils, staff, parents and communities value all we do to support the best possible outcomes and experiences for our children and young people

If you would like to know more, or arrange a visit, please contact Mrs Pat Mason (HR Manager) on 01865 877634 or by email to pmason@wheatleypark.org.  Full details can be found on our website here.  Applications for this post can only be accepted via the TES website here. To find out more about the River Learning Trust, please visit www.riverlearningtrust.org.

Wheatley Park School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children and young people and to preventing extremism. Wheatley Park School expects all staff to share this commitment.  The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check. Wheatley Park School is an equal opportunities employer. 

Closing date: 9am Monday 27th January 2020

Interview date: To be confirmed

Wheatley Park School, Holton, Oxford, OX33 1QH.        

Tel: 01865 872441  Fax:  01865 877666          


More about Wheatley Park School
Address: Holton, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX33 1QH, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1865 872441