Leader of Learning for Sport and PE (female)

Looe Community Academy, Looe, Cornwall, PL13 1NQ

4 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    4 July 2022 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    16 June 2022

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Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £25,715 to £41,605 per year

Leader of Learning for Sport and PE (female) job summary

The local governors of Looe Community Academy warmly welcome applications from enthusiastic practitioners that share our commitment to excellence and our passion for achieving the very best outcomes for all our learners.

Whether new to leadership or highly experienced, if you have the aptitude and ability to lead a small team of sport and PE specialists in an energetic, engaging and enthusiastic way, then we would very much like to hear from you.

The Academy and our PE department are very well resourced through our commitment to provide outstanding opportunities for learning, with excellent specialist facilities and equipment, such as grass pitches, sports hall and MUGA.

While we would like to fill this vacancy for the autumn term, we appreciate that this may not be possible for all candidates, so will accept applications for a January 2023 start.

Please note that this advertisement is for female applicants only as, in accordance with the Equality Act (2010), there is an occupational requirement for a female role holder in order to preserve decency and privacy when supervising our female students when they are changing clothes.

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Applying for the job

Please follow the application process on our website.

Only applications submitted on the Academy’s application form will be considered.

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About Looe Community Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
512 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
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Our Academy is situated in the historic fishing town of Looe on Cornwall’s outstanding south eastern coastline, serving the beautiful coastal and rural villages and hamlets and is just a scenic, 30 minute drive from Plymouth.

Assessed by Ofsted in January 2019 as a good school, the Academy is an inclusive secondary community school delivering Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4 to 610 students aged 11-16 and of mixed ability.

Our mission is to create and sustain a caring learning community of high quality, where everyone is valued for who they are and what they may become. Enshrined in Cornish, the Academy motto is “bydh gwella gylli” (be the best you can be).

Be a part of our journey to outstanding.

Looe Community Academy and SMART are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to satisfactory pre-employment checks, including references, health screening and an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service clearance.

Arranging a visit to Looe Community Academy

Please contact the Headteacher's PA on 01503 262625

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