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  • Start date details

    September 2023 or sooner

  • Closing date

    21 April 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    29 March 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

Inner London Pay Scale, MPS/UPS + TLR £8,706

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking to appoint a motivated and inspirational Head of PE to join our team of outstanding staff in this core curriculum area.

St Thomas the Apostle school is a 11-18 Catholic boys’ school with a co-educational Sixth Form in South London. We are an outstanding school and 2017 TES Secondary School of the Year winners. We pride ourselves on our high expectations of all learners. This creates a calm learning environment where teachers can teach and students can learn.

We are looking for an excellent leader – a skilled teacher both in and outside the classroom. A teacher who is passionate about their subject, someone who will ensure a wide and well attended programme of extra-curricular opportunities for all our students and a true team player who will lead our team of highly skilled staff delivering outstanding lessons to our exceptional students.

We are fortunate to benefit from high quality facilities on site. These include a new 9 a-side 3G pitch, a full size sports hall, weights room and swimming pool. The department have an outstanding reputation for sport across London. In recent years St Thomas the Apostle have made more County Cup finals than any other school across the age range in football, and also reached a National Cup Semi-final in Basketball. It is the expectation that you will contribute to the thriving extra-curricular programme and specialising in either football or basketball would be advantageous.

We offer a number of courses including GCSE PE and Sport Studies at Key Stage 4, and A Level PE and BTEC Sport at Key Stage 5.

This post offers you the opportunity to develop your teaching within an outstanding setting. We offer a highly supportive environment and are committed to ensuring outstanding teaching, behaviour and achievement.

What the school offers its staff

Benefits of working at St Thomas the Apostle:

  • New modern, light and airy building
  • Outstanding facilities
  • Excellent student behaviour freeing up teachers to teach for the duration of each lesson
  • Support for training and development
  • Commitment to staff wellbeing including annual staff wellbeing day
  • Excellent public transport links
  • Free onsite parking
  • Safe and secure cycle storage
  • Free use of the school gym
  • Free use of the school swimming pool
  • Free lunches for staff
  • Pastries on a Friday morning
  • Childcare voucher scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Regular staff social events

How to apply

To apply, you are required to complete our school application form.

Please apply on TES or request an application pack from Ellie Field atstac@hays.comor call Ellie on 0207 259 8770 for more information.

Your application is a direct permanent application to our school (not through agency), Hays is our recruitment partner for all permanent appointments.

-Closing Date: 12 noon on Thursday 23rd March 2023

Please visit our websitewww.stac.uk.comfor more information.

Please note, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and invited for interview. St Thomas the Apostle reserves the right to close adverts earlier than the stated deadline.

Our school is an equal opportunities employer and committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. DBS check required.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our school is an equal opportunities employer and committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. DBS check required.

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About The St Thomas the Apostle College

School type
Local authority maintained school, Roman Catholic, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1083 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Email address
stac@hays.com
Phone number
02072598770

St Thomas the Apostle school is a 11-18 Catholic boys’ school with a co-educational Sixth Form in South London. We are an outstanding school and 2017 TES Secondary School of the Year winners. We pride ourselves on our high expectations of all learners. This creates a calm learning environment where teachers can teach and students can learn.

Arranging a visit to The St Thomas the Apostle College

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email stac@hays.com.

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