Teacher of PE (Female) Chatham Grammar School for Girls, Chatham, Kent

Job description

Applications are welcome from NQTs, School Direct, as well as experienced teachers.

We are seeking an enthusiastic, forward-thinking Teacher of PE with energy, intellectual capacity and determination to join our successful PE department and make a difference to the lives, aspirations and opportunities of our young people. This position is fixed term, to cover maternity leave.

Chatham Grammar has seen a rapid transformation with regards to public examinations and is now in the top 14% of schools in England for student progress at CG. The Academy has a well-attended and dynamic sports programme and were winners of the Medway Council School Sports Awards, winning the Silver Award in 2018 for Student participation and enrichment of sports across the school.

The successful applicant will be joining a school with a trust-wide supportive learning environment, characterised by open management, and in the knowledge that they will enjoy the full support and care of the pragmatic (and down-to-earth) leadership team. We have a good team of professional staff who want to make a difference to the lives, aspirations and opportunities of our young people.

Chatham Grammar School for Girls offers its students a wide variety of educational opportunities with a commitment to ensuring that its students achieve good educational outcomes, develop healthy minds and aspire to be happy, confident young women ready to embark on a variety of aspirational careers. It benefits from being part of the University of Kent Academies Trust and has a current Ofsted rating of Good.

Visits to the school by prospective candidates are warmly welcomed. To arrange a visit or discuss this position, please email: recruitment@universityofkentacademiestrust.org.uk

For further information, to download our application form or to send us your CV, please visit our website: http://www.chathamgirlsgrammar.medway.sch.uk/

Candidates are being considered upon receipt, and so early application is recommended to avoid disappointment.

The University of Kent Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

Essential educational requirements

QTS standard

Essential qualifications

QTS standard

Essential skills and experience

Physical Education teaching

About Chatham Grammar School for Girls

Rainham Road, Chatham, Kent, ME5 7EH
Chatham Grammar School for Girls website (opens in a new window)