Teacher of PE / Sports Science

UTC Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S9 3TU

6 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    January or Easter 2023

  • Closing date

    7 December 2022 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    23 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

£25,714 - £41,604

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Together under the direction of the Curriculum Directors you will support the delivery of a range of vocational qualifications including Level 2 OCR Cambridge Nationals and Level 3 OCR Cambridge Technicals. Qualification specifications can be found in the curriculum information sheet found on the UTC website. Staff may be required to teach other subjects within the faculty, therefore experience and/or a willingness to teach Health and Social Care, and/or Social Sciences would be a distinct advantage, but not essential.


  • You will be a highly skilled practitioner who understands the challenges of educating 13-19 year olds in an employer-led technology rich environment. Effective partnership working is absolutely critical to the UTC’s success, therefore any pre-existing links to organisations or companies within the sector would be advantageous. We also welcome applications from newly qualified teachers who have the skills and attributes to develop their expertise within our unique environment.

What the school offers its staff

  • Access to fitness facilities
  • Teacher's Pension Scheme
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Access to Westfield Health Scheme
  • Free access to our Employee Assistance Programme, providing confidential counselling, advice and referrals to staff on a wide variety of work and personal issues, 24/7

Further details about the role

The UTC Sheffield Academy Trust is pleased to be recruiting for our UTC on the Olympic Legacy Park that opened September 2016 offering exciting opportunities for students in Health Science, Sport Science and Computing. We aim to deliver an outstanding educational experience grounded in real, relevant workplace practice. Partnerships with world-class companies, schools, colleges and universities give our students a unique start to their future careers.

We provide training today for the jobs of tomorrow. Our cutting edge facilities and engagement with employers’ / university partners provides an exciting environment in which to teach and develop professionally.

You will work alongside a team of well-established UTC staff within the faculty of Sport and Health Sciences to continue to develop the UTC as a centre of excellence focusing on Computing, Sport and Health Sciences.

Commitment to safeguarding

We are an employer who values equality and diversity and we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Successful applicants will be required to have an enhanced DBS check and will be subject to safer recruiting procedures.

Applying for the job

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to HR@utcsheffield.org.uk

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About UTC Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park

School type
Free School, ages 13 to 19
Education phase
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School size
425 pupils enrolled
Age range
13 to 19
Phone number
0114 260 3940

UTC Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park is a University Technical College which opened in September 2016 on the Olympic Legacy Park site in north-east Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England. The UTC is sponsored by The Sheffield College and Sheffield Hallam University, who also sponsor the UTC Sheffield which opened in 2013, Specialising in Computing, Health Sciences and Sport Science. Students can join in Y9 or Y12 to study a combination of GCSEs/A Levels and a technical specialism.

Arranging a visit to UTC Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email hr@utcsheffield.org.uk.

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