Teacher of P.E.

Sackville School, East Grinstead, West Sussex, RH19 3TY

This job expired on 26 September 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Expected start date

    1 January 2022

  • Application deadline

    26 September 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    8 September 2022

Job details

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Key stage 3, Key stage 4

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Teacher of P.E. job summary

Required for January 2023, an enthusiastic and talented teacher of PE to teach classes across Key Stages 3 to 5. Sackville is a popular and oversubscribed large, mixed, 11-18 comprehensive with 1700 students on roll. We have a vibrant and successful PE Department and are looking for someone with the skills, enthusiasm and ambition to join our team. The ability or experience of teaching girls would be beneficial to this role.

Sackville is an exceptionally friendly and supportive community built on strong relationships which allow every student to thrive. We have acquired a deserved reputation for fighting for every child, to support every student achieve their full potential and develop a lifelong love of learning.

Our GCSE results are consistently strong with extremely positive progress 8 scores. Our A level progress is at the top end of all local authority providers. We offer AQA Physical Education A Level and the OCR Cambridge Technical Extended Certificate in Sport and Physical Activity in Key Stage 5 to a comprehensive Sixth Form of over 400 students. At Key Stage 4 (years 9-11) we offer AQA GCSE PE and the CNAT Certificate in Sports Studies as well as non-exam core PE. All students receive two hours of PE a week in Key Stage 3 (years 7-8).

Our team of specialists enjoy excellent facilities in the school including a Sports Hall, two gymnasiums and a fitness suite. Ample field space plus a 400m redgra running track and tennis courts. There is outstanding extracurricular provision.

We welcome applications from ECTs or experienced teachers. The school has an outstanding induction programme for new staff and bespoke CPD opportunities for career progression.

Further details are available on our website www.sackville.w-sussex.sch.uk or from

Mrs K Rowlingson PA to the Headteacher, on 01342 414900


Please address your letter of application together with the application form and safer recruiting sheet (available on website) to Ms Jo Meloni, Headteacher.

Closing Date: 9am Monday 26th September 2022

Interviews: Monday 3rd October 2022

We reserve the right to close and shortlist early, therefore early applications are encouraged.

Together We Achieve

Lewes Road, East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3TY Tel: 01342 410140

Sackville School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. View our Safeguarding Policy on our website.

Any successful applicant will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure check by the Disclosureand Barring Service.

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About Sackville School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1690 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number
01342 414900

Sackville is an oversubscribed, vibrant and highly successful community of learners with strong results and high staff morale. We are an open, inclusive and fully comprehensive school.

Arranging a visit to Sackville School

Please email Kate Rowlingson, PA to Headteacher, to arrange a school visit at: krowlingson@sackvilleschool.org.uk / 01342 414900

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