PE Coach Victoria Primary Academy, Leeds, West Yorkshire

Job description

Wellspring Academy Trust is a growing Multi-Academy Trust with fifteen Academies and five Free Schools in pre-opening. We are committed to making a difference to the lives and life chances of the young people and the communities we serve.

We are an education charity with Academies in the Primary, Secondary, Special and Alternative Education sectors, working with students with challenging behaviour and Social Emotional and Mental Health needs (SEMH). As such, we work with some of the most challenging young people in the system.

As the Trust continues to grow our roles offer pathways for ambitious and dynamic individuals who are determined to make a difference. We value our people; collegial working at all levels is central to our culture. High quality induction training and ongoing professional development support are guaranteed. There will be a broad range of opportunities for you to realise your professional vision and ambitions within the Trust.

We are interested in hearing from people who:

• Are self-motivated, customer-focused and organised.
• Enjoy working as part of an inclusive team.
• Have a commitment to supporting the work of education leaders and who are passionate about learning.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Wellspring Team. Working under the direction of a PE Specialist Head of School, you will be a key part of a team who will lead development in PE in our academies. We aspire to excellence in our PE and Sport provision and are keen to establish a dynamic, forward thinking team who understand the value of sport in primary schools. Working at Victoria Primary Academy, you will work alongside teachers:
• to strengthen the teaching of PE
• to develop extra-curricular opportunities and experience
• to develop lunchtime provision

We are looking for a PE Coach who is passionate about their subject, who is keen to be part of a dynamic organisation and who has the confidence to influence and shape PE teaching.
This is your opportunity to author the future of PE in our schools.
Candidates are strongly urged to visit our school and meet with Mrs Chojnowski to discuss the role and your vision for the subject.
Wellspring Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our pupils. All posts are offered subject to enhanced DBS checks. References will be taken up prior to interview.

If you are currently living overseas or have lived / worked overseas in the last five years please be aware that you will be required to provide an overseas criminal records check from the country/countries you have resided in, if you are the preferred candidate for the post.

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About Victoria Primary Academy

Primary Academy

Ivy Avenue, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS9 9ER
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