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Head of PE

Job Reference : Head of PE
Job Expiry Date : 26 Apr 2019
Salary : Teachers Pay Scale plus TLR2B of £4,681
Job Location : Penryn, Cornwall
Employer : Penryn College
Publish Date : 04 Apr 2019

Job Summary

Penryn College has a national reputation for PE, Lifestyle, Sport and Leadership with some of the best school facilities in the South-West of England.

We are looking to appoint an inspirational Head of PE and Lifestyle with superb leadership skills and a proven track record to lead this successful and important department in taking its next step with curriculum development.

You will need to be a dynamic and forward-thinking Teacher of Physical Education and Health and Wellbeing with a particular expertise in games activities. You will have a track record of excellent classroom practice, be committed to high standards of learning and student progress with the energy and vision to build on current progress and have ambitions for yourself and our school.

The role includes the high level planning and implementation of the curriculum, including PE, Lifestyle, GCSE PE and BTEC Sport, alongside the delivery and support of the extensive out of hours learning programme and inter school fixtures offered at the college. High standards of professionalism and a passion for excellence will be very important as will a willingness to devote time and energy to the job in and out of school hours.

This is a full-time permanent position to start September 2019 with a TLR2B worth £4,681 for the Head of Department role.

Penryn College is a lively thriving college with an excellent reputation who cater for boys and girls aged between 11 and 16 years with a current number on roll of 1145 and we pride ourselves on offering the very best for our students.

Our modern school building, has a great range of resources, including an information rich environment, state of the art sporting facilities including a 6 badminton court size sports hall, the latest generation astro turf pitch, our own climbing wall and iPad’s for all students and staff.

Our College buildings and 10 acres of grounds are used extensively by the community for sporting activities, performances and fund raising activities. Our unique relationship with surrounding primary schools - known as the "Penryn Partnership" - helps primary children to settle in to the college whilst adjusting to their new environment.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and the successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check. In accordance with our policies we are unable to process applications without a fully completed application form.

Further details and an application pack can be found on the school website at

Closing date for applications: 12noon Friday 26th April 2019

Interview date: Thursday 9th May 2019

For further details, contact: Kate Blackburn – 01326 372379

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