Competitive Salary based on qualifications and experience
Start date: January 2021
Suitable for NQTs: Yes
We are looking for a qualified, enthusiastic and able graduate, with strong sporting credentials and interests, who will be fully committed to the work of the department and will contribute positively to its development, with a particular focus on netball. Colfe’s School caters for pupils from age 3 – 18 and it is anticipated that the successful candidate will teach predominantly in the Junior School but also across the school.
The department operates from offices in the Sports Centre which comprises a large indoor sports hall, a six lane 25m indoor pool, two newly furnished fitness suites and associated indoor and outdoor changing in an attached pavilion. This centre runs as a very successful leisure club for the local community during the evenings, weekends and all school holidays. The PE department consists of a Director of Sport supported by an Assistant Director of Sport, Key Stage Coordinators, and a team of PE teachers, graduate assistants and numerous specialist coaches. A number of other teaching staff assist with games and school teams. The Junior PE team have their own office in the junior school and each of the teachers have their own key responsibilities. There is a strong link between the Junior and Senior School as staff and facilities are shared. In addition to the sports centre, the School has approximately 60 hectares of playing fields on three sites and a full size floodlit astro-turf pitch which is used for Hockey, Football and Tennis as well as general training.