Vacancies

Teacher of Physical Education (Aesthetics Specialist) – Senior School

Date Posted: Friday 12 February 2021

Vacancy Type: Full-time / 52 weeks

Closing date for application: 04/03/2021

Interview date: 11/03/2021

Job Details

Permanent / Full-time

Required for September 2021

We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated and talented teacher to join our dynamic, forward-thinking and supportive Physical Education & Sports Department. Expertise and the ability to teach Aesthetics (Gymnastics, Trampolining and Dance) is essential as you will be involved in co-ordinating our curricular and co-curricular programme; this includes participating in the School’s schedule of fixtures and activities during the week and at weekends. An ability to teach Lacrosse or Netball is also an advantage.

Applications from NQTs are welcomed as we are able to offer an outstanding programme of support for our newly qualified teachers. Experience of teaching GCSE and/or A level would be desirable but is not essential. There is also the possibility of a Head of Sport (Aesthetics) opportunity for the right candidate.

Physical Education is taught throughout the Senior School and we provide a wide range of activities for both participation and excellence. For further details please visit our website: https://www.stahs.org.uk/senior-school/co-curriculum/sport/

In return we offer:

  • Continued Professional Development (CPD) opportunities
  • An opportunity to join our warm, vibrant and ambitious independent day school set in the heart of St Albans, easily accessible to central and outer London
  • Use of sports facilities, including gym*
  • An extensive benefits package; free lunches, Teachers’ Pension Scheme, free life assurance
  • Competitive salary

* Conditions apply

To apply for this role please complete and return the Job Application form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring form and send this by email to our HR Department @ recruitment@stahs.org.uk. As the school is currently closed to visitors during the COVID-19 pandemic, we therefore ask that if for any reason you are unable to email your application to us and wish to deliver or post a hard copy of your application, please contact our HR team in the first instance to make arrangements to do this in order that we can ensure your application reaches us safely. You may incorporate further details, including your own bespoke CV if you wish, together with any observations on the job description you may have, along with your covering letter.

Closing date for applications is 9am Thursday 4 March 2021

Interviews to be held on Thursday 11 March 2021

The High School 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.

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