5 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    23 April 2021 at 12:00 pm

  • Date listed

    7 April 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher, Leadership
Physical education
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
MPS plus TLR

Job summary


We are seeking to appoint a dynamic and inspirational Curriculum Leader of PE, with subject responsibility for Health and Social Care to lead a talented group of teachers within a strong, successful and forward looking department.

The Priory Witham Academy is an ‘all through’ (EYFS – 18) Academy in Lincoln that is central to the community it serves. Our dedicated team of staff are supportive and aspirant and in return benefit from a high trust, high accountability environment where our ‘open door’ policy values and celebrates the input of individuals to create our Academy vision. We passionately believe there is something special about our Academy – a tangible sense of community and an unwavering commitment to fulfil our motto ‘Believe Together Achieve Together’

The successful applicant will be committed to raising standards of PE and Sport and will ensure the continued high standards of teaching and learning from Year 1 to 13. They will be an excellent practitioner with a strong understanding of the curriculum and be able to evidence impact through improving outcomes for pupils, increasing levels of extra-curricular participation and increasing opportunities for school representation. Experience of Key Stage 5 delivery would be useful although not essential. The successful applicant will believe in building strong relationships with staff and students and have the ability to motivate people to work towards a clear vision for the department. The department has excellent resources including a sports hall, dance studio, fitness suite, swimming pool and extensive outdoor areas. The department benefits from a full time swimming teacher and additional PE apprentices.

The successful candidate will be passionate about their subject and able to demonstrate the dedication and motivation needed to inspire learners and colleagues to achieve their fullest potential. If you are looking to join a school that makes a genuine difference to its students and supports its staff to achieve their individual goals, then please apply.

Further information can be obtained by contacting the Headteachers PA; Mrs M Seller at mseller@priorycademies.co.uk

The job description and person specification can be found on the documents button located on the Priory Federation of Academies website.

Please complete our online application form under Vacancies at Teaching Staff Application found on the Priory Federation of Academies website.
Please note CVs are not accepted.

Closing Date: 12 Noon, Friday 23 April 2021
Interviews will take place during the week commencing 26th April 2021

The Priory Federation of Academies strictly adheres to GDPR regulations. In order to complete your application for this position you will be required to read and agree to the terms of our privacy statement. This will be available for you to read when you commence your application.

The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. This position is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.

Employee benefits


Applying for the job

Please complete our online application form under Vacancies at Teaching Staff Application found on the Priory Federation of Academies website.

Please note CVs are not accepted

More on how to apply

Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

School type
Education phase
Primary, Secondary, 16-19
School size
1057 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 18
Ofsted report
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About The Priory Witham Academy


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School location

De Wint Avenue, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, LN6 7DT

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