Required from: September 2019
Contract term: Fixed term - 1 year
Hours: Full time
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Wimbledon High School, one of the country’s leading girls’ schools, offers an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and innovative Teacher of PE to join a vibrant and enormously fun teaching community.
You will contribute to providing an excellent sporting education by teaching with expertise and enthusiasm, offering support to individual students, the wider department and contributing to the school’s pastoral system.
The successful candidate will have experience teaching a wide range of sports to 11-18 year old pupils and ideally some experience of teaching 4-10 year olds. A specialism in Hockey is highly desirable, as is experience in contributing to and running co-curricular clubs and activities. We welcome NQT applications.
Sport and Physical Education at Wimbledon High School:
The department is well resourced with a rich programme both within and outside the classroom and staff work closely as a team providing a friendly, supportive yet exciting environment in which to work.
About the School:
One of London’s top day schools, Wimbledon High School is a highly academic school for girls aged 4 to 18, located in the heart of Wimbledon, less than 20 minutes from central London. Our motivated students are challenged to believe in themselves within a stimulating environment and there is a ‘can-do’ attitude throughout the school, with girls involved in all sorts of clubs and activities.
As part of the GDST, the UK's leading network of independent girls' schools, we can offer a variety of benefits, such as:
• Competitive salaries and pay progression
• Access to extensive professional development opportunities
• Training grants for qualifications
• Generous pension schemes
• Free life assurance benefit
• A discount of up to 50% on fees for children at GDST schools
• Interest free loans for training, computer purchase loans and travel season ticket loans
• A Cycle to Work scheme
• Competitive terms and conditions of employment
For further details and an application form please click the apply button.
Closing date: 9am, Friday 7 June 2019.
Interview date: 14 June 2019.
The School reserves the right to commence the interview process at any time prior to the closing date so early application is recommended.
Wimbledon High School, part of the Girls’ Day School Trust, is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.