Deputy Curriculum Leader of PE / Teacher of Girl’s PE
Salary Outer London Mainscale plus TLR 2b (£4,135)
Required for January 2023 or sooner
Lammas School is recruiting a Deputy Curriculum Leader and teacher of girl’s PE to inspire the next generation of sportsmen and women. We would like to hear from you if you can share your enthusiasm for the subject, your knowledge and your skills with our students and staff. Ours is an outstanding and award winning PE Department, and we pride ourselves on our extra-curricular offer. You will enjoy being part of a friendly and supportive team committed to making a difference to the lives of our young people.
At our school we are passionate about educating young people through rich extra-curriculum, expertly taught. As proud members of the Griffin Schools Trust, we base our philosophy on the shared pillars of Proud Traditions, Wide Horizons and High Achievement. We are committed to challenging educational and social disadvantage and aim to instil our students the ability to think critically and creatively. The Griffin Schools Trust is also committed to supporting colleagues to achieve swift career progression offering a range of opportunities and experiences across the thirteen Trust schools.
We have extremely proud traditions in the following sports and are looking for a candidate that can help us build upon these within both timetable lessons but also extra-curricular opportunities: basketball, football, netball, cricket and athletics. As well as teaching practical, the successful candidate will be expected to teach and assist in delivering GCSE PE and BTEC, A-Level at key stage 5. This role would suit an expert in their field, with the capacity for creativity and the belief that regardless of background, every child can achieve at least national norms.
Lammas School is a thriving and highly regarded community school with Sixth Form provision, located within walking distance of the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, and set on the edge of Hackney Marshes. We are closely partnered with two outstanding Primary Schools, Willow Brook and Riverley. The staff team is supportive and balanced with well-established colleagues working alongside Teach First trainees, NQTs and those at all stages of their careers.
Our curriculum offer is broad, and we are intently focused not only on achieving academic excellence, but also widening the horizons of the community we serve via the arts, sports and an enviable co-curricular offer.
We engage in a wide variety of Proud Traditions and experiences that serve to enthuse and energise our educational offer. These include the yearly Griffin Science Symposium, The Griffin Sports Festival, The Griffin Arts Festival and Founders Day, all opportunities to engage in higher level experiences and strengthen community.
To apply please include a full CV with the names and contact details of two referees and send it along with your supporting statement of no more than two sides of A4 addressed to Carla Kenny at firstname.lastname@example.org telling us about your experience in contributing to schools high performance and your personal educational vision.
The deadline for applications is 12noon Friday 23 September 2022 with interviews shortly afterwards.
We warmly welcome applicants who wish to visit us in advance of making an application. Please contact Joy Ahmet (PA to Head).
We look forward to hearing from you.