Teacher of Girls' PE (0.60 - 0.72 FTE) Chesham Grammar School, Chesham, Buckinghamshire

Job description

An opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic, well-qualified and experienced teacher to join our highly successful PE team. Physical Education is a central part of the school curriculum including the Sixth Form and an extensive extra-curricular programme makes a significant contribution to the life of the School. An ability to teach a second subject would be advantageous but not essential.

Essential educational requirements


Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

• an ability to teach outstanding lessons
• an ability to lead on one or more of the following activities; Football, Hockey and Cricket
• motivational skills to inspire students
• excellent interpersonal skills and organisation
• a commitment to extra curricular sport
• a colleague with a sense of humour
• a D1 category licence would be an advantage
• an ability to teach a second subject would be an advantage

Employee benefits

• highly motivated students, who work with their teachers to achieve their goals
• commitment to high standards of staff wellbeing, with additional PPA time for all teaching staff
• a broad and varied professional development programme for all staff
• great support and team work
• priority admission for qualified children of staff from September 2021
• subsidised membership of the onsite leisure centre
• subsidised on-site accommodation
• high attaining learners who achieve excellent results
• an opportunity to work in an area of outstanding natural beauty 30 minutes from London

About Chesham Grammar School

Chesham Grammar School is a co-educational grammar school in Buckinghamshire. There is a county-wide selection to secondary school at 11+ and there are 13 grammar schools within the county, five of which are co-educational. Our intake is drawn from a very wide geographical area. The majority of students come from the Chiltern and South Bucks area of Buckinghamshire but we also have students who travel from Hertfordshire and from towns on the Metropolitan Line such as Harrow and Uxbridge.

White Hill, Chesham, Buckinghamshire, HP5 1BA
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