14 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    3 June 2024 at 12:59am

  • Date listed

    7 May 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teacher

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Subject

Physical Education (PE)

Working pattern

Full time

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

£31,350.00 - £47,839.00 Annually (Actual)

Director of Sport job summary

Director of Sport

MPS/UPS (fringe area)

Permanent Full Time

This is a real opportunity to contribute to the continuing success of the school.

The successful candidate must be committed to high standards for students and staff, and have proven interpersonal and communication skills and a willingness to take part in whole school events.

The PE Department produces exceptional results in local, regional and national competitions, maintains a strong focus on encouraging participation of all abilities within the school. The Sports facilities include a gym, Sports Hall, swimming pool, Fitness Suite, Tennis Courts and range of onsite pitches.

We seek to appoint a passionate Director of Sport who is qualified to teach to all Key Stages including the delivery of examination courses to KS3 - KS5. This post is suitable for either an ECT or experienced teacher.

Applications are reviewed on receipt. We reserve the right to interview and appoint prior to the closing date.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
medical
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Watford Grammar School for Girls

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1451 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

Watford Grammar School for Girls is a partially selective 11-18 girls’ school, founded as ‘The Free School’ in Watford in 1704 with a mission to teach girls, initially alongside their brothers, from the outset. This makes us one of the oldest girls’ school in the country.

We are proud of our heritage, but equally proud of our innovative approach to teaching and learning. Watford Grammar School for Girls has a very strong and distinctive ethos with clear vision and values.

There are close to 1500 pupils on role with more than 400 in the sixth form; academic results are consistently very high indeed and the school is ranked as outstanding by Ofsted.

There are always plenty of opportunities for teaching and support staff to train and develop their careers at Watford Girls.

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