One year fixed contract in the first instance • 38 hours per week / term time only – 38 weeks per year
We are currently seeking a PE Technician to support our PE Department and assist with extra-curricular activities and duties, clubs and fixtures. The ideal candidate will be passionate about sport and have experience of coaching and motivating young people to achieve the best they can. Experience of coaching football and/or rugby in particular would be advantageous.
The PE Department currently consists of seven full-time members of teaching staff and two sports coaches who supports extra-curricular activities. The dedicated staff work as a strong team and meet regularly in order to share ideas and resources in order to raise standards. Staff are encouraged to teach across the key stages and are offered the relevant INSET to help them to develop professionally. Sport has a strong visual presence in the school which is recognised and celebrated at all key stages.
The department’s facilities include a two storey sports hall which comprises of a main sports hall, a dance studio and a well-equipped fitness room. The department also has two all-weather surfaces areas, two additional hard surface areas for tennis or netball and one new tennis court which was completed a couple of years ago. Our playing fields accommodate two football pitches and one rugby pitch in the winter, and a 400m track, long jump and high jump areas, three rounders pitches and a softball pitch in the summer.
We are looking for good leadership and communication skills and the ability to work effectively within a supportive team. A current, clean driving license would be advantageous.
The role requires working as a PE Coach, 3 mornings a week, at the Hinchley Wood Primary School (part of the Hinchley Wood Learning Partnership).
The role is required during term time only, with the expected pattern of hours over 5 days to be 8.30am to 5.00pm Monday to Thursday and 8.30am to 3.00pm on Fridays. This will be agreed and finalised with the successful candidate. The full-time equivalent starting salary is equivalent to £20,825 per annum, point 14 on the Hinchley Wood pay scale. The salary for 38 hours a week, for 38 weeks a year is £18,258.
Hinchley Wood is an inclusive and high achieving secondary school in Esher, Surrey, celebrating student progress and development as well as academic achievement. We are one of the top 100 performing schools in terms of the progress our students make between the end of Key Stage 2 and their GCSEs, and highly sought after with 1,300 students on roll including 290 in our 6th form.
Application forms and further job information can be downloaded from our website by clicking on the Apply button.
Closing date: 30 September 2021
Hinchley Wood Learning Partnership is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The position advertised is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check.