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  • Job start date

    1 September 2022

  • Closing date

    9 February 2022 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    25 January 2022

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£25,714 to £41,604 Per Year

PE Teacher - Kendrick School job summary

Full Time -1.0 FTE - For September 2022 Kendrick School is a high achieving selective school for girls aged 11 to 18 with students who are engaging, cooperative and eager to learn. An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic, innovative and well qualified Teacher of Physical Education. Applicants need to be able to teach PE at KS3, GCSE and A Level. This position would suit either an experienced practitioner or an early careers teacher. Physical education is an important subject in the development of young people. It enables them to develop a wide range of skills including communication, team-work, leadership, analysis, understanding of tactics and strategies, personal endeavour, decision making and knowledge of a wide range of sports. In lessons students are given an understanding of how the body works and the importance of leading a healthy active lifestyle with the aim that they develop a habit of sport for life. We believe that sport is inclusive and there is a sport for everyone and we aim to encourage young people to find that interest and passion and continue this beyond school. This position will offer the opportunity to contribute to new innovations and developments in the PE Department, in terms of both curriculum design and learning and teaching as the school expands. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to make a meaningful impact, both within and beyond the classroom. Kendrick School is a welcoming, inclusive and happy community, with students who are engaging, cooperative and eager to learn. Benefits include free car parking, a contributory pension scheme, training and development and use of the swimming pool and sporting facilities. An application form and a job description can be downloaded from the school website - https://www.kendrick.reading.sch.uk Visits to the school are welcome. Please call 0118 901 5859 or email aemberson@kendrick.reading.sch.uk to arrange. We reserve the right to close the application process early if the right applicant applies and is appointed. Kendrick School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Any successful applicant will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure check by the Disclosure and Barring Service. Kendrick School is an Equal Opportunity employer.
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About Kendrick School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
830 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

Kendrick School is an 11-18 selective girls’ school with academy status situated in the centre of Reading. Kendrick has an impressive record of the highest academic standards and achievements and is acknowledged as being one of the very best state schools in the country; it is a centre of excellence for girls’ education and an outstanding school. Year on year Kendrick has been acknowledged for being in the top 5% of schools in the country in terms of progress of students between KS2 and KS4, using the Progress 8 measure.

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