Head of PE

J5513088
£35,000 - £60,000 per annum
September 2021

Horizon Teachers are proud to be working with a prestigious independent school in Lewisham. The school has been graded Outstanding by Ofsted for the third year running.

We are recruiting for a Head of PE looking to lead and manage the exceptional PE Department from September 2021. The school boasts excellent sporting facilities with a fully equipped Sports Hall and a large playing field.

If you are a committed and experienced teacher, who is a highly effective classroom practitioner, and has management aspirations within PE, then this is the job for you!

The post is suitable for a fully qualified teacher looking to take a step into a middle leadership role and develop their career in an environment offering outstanding training and progression programmes to all.

An additional allowance may be available for a strong candidate.

The role will include teaching PE across KS3 to KS5 including GCSE PE and BTEC Sport Level 3, providing leadership and management of staff, developing enrichment opportunities for students and demonstrating the ability and commitment to securing high standards of student achievement.
You will also be responsible for developing students' knowledge and awareness of a healthy lifestyle and wellbeing. A commitment to develop and participate in extra-curricular activities for students is essential.

The School are committed to providing excellent CPD for aspiring Middle Leaders and for all new staff the school offer a comprehensive and supportive induction programme and you will also have access to a rich and varied CPD programme within the school and across the Federation.


Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement. For all teaching roles you will need to hold Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent. 

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