Temporary Coach/ Teacher of PE, Bickley, Kent

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Bromley High SchoolBickley, Kent

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Bromley High School, a highly successful independent day school for girls, is seeking a creative and enthusiastic Coach/Teacher of PE (ideally with hockey experience) on a one-year temporary basis.

In this rewarding role you will teach Physical Education at GCSE and A-Level (AQA Board). Some teaching of examination classes may be available to a suitably qualified candidate.

The department prides itself on the extensive extra-curricular programme on offer and you will be expected to lead some of the regular sports activities and team practices held after school and at lunchtimes and to assist with fixtures or tournaments after school and occasionally on Saturdays. 

Facilities for sport at Bromley High School are superb. The school is set on a 25-acre site and outdoor facilities consist of one full size AstroTurf, six netball/eight tennis floodlit courts, plus a 400m grass running track. Indoor facilities consist of an impressive 25 metre, six-lane swimming pool, a traditional gymnasium and a large and well equipped sports hall. 

Bromley High School is part of the Girls’ Day School Trust, the UK’s leading network of independent girls’ schools, with 23 schools and two academies throughout England and Wales. The school benefits from a wide range of national sporting competitions through the GDST rallies programme. The school is regularly very successful in these competitions both at Junior and Senior level.

Why Bromley High School:

Bromley High School is a selective independent school of 860 girls, occupying a 25 acre parkland site in leafy Bickley, in Kent. Easily accessible by train from central London, it offers space to breathe with the convenience of the city on its doorstep. 

Benefits and how to apply: 

The successful candidate will have experience of contributing to a high level programme of Games and Activities. In return, we can offer you a range of benefits including: 

  • Competitive salaries and pay progression
  • Access to extensive professional development opportunities
  • Training grants for qualifications
  • Generous pension schemes
  • Free life assurance benefit
  • Free school lunches
  • 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

Please apply sending a covering letter and completed application form to HR@bro.gdst.net. Application forms may be obtained from http://www.bromleyhigh.gdst.net/Staff-Vacancies 

Closing date for applications is 9am on Friday 19 January 2018.

Interviews will take place on Thursday 25 January 2018.

We are committed to the safeguarding of children and child protection screening will apply to this post.

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More about Bromley High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 4 - 18 years
Address: Blackbrook Lane, Bickley, Bromley, Kent, BR1 2TW, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8781 7000
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