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  • Teacher of PE – Maternity Cover

    Closing date: 22 Jun 2022

    Required from November 2022

    Part Time (0.8)

    Competitive salary plus benefits

     

    Sydenham High School is looking to appoint a well-qualified Teacher of PE to join our successful PE department with excellent facilities including a well-equipped sports hall and astroturf pitch at the Senior School and an eight-acre sports ground in Lower Sydenham.

    You will teach across the prep and senior schools in a range of athletics, dance, fitness, gymnastics and games based activities. Experience of teaching GCSE and A Level is essential.

    Most importantly, you will be an energetic and organised teacher who is prepared to make a real commitment to our extensive co-curricular programme.

     

    Why Sydenham High School

    Established in 1887, Sydenham High is an independent day school for girls aged 4-18 with approximately 720 pupils. The school is part of the Girls’ Day School Trust, the leading and largest group of independent girls’ schools in the UK. The GDST is at the forefront of education for girls and has a strong voice in promoting opportunities for young women.

    We offer a competitive salary and benefits package and a strong professional development programme. These benefits include:

     

    • Competitive salaries and pay progression
    • Access to extensive professional development opportunities
    • Training grants for qualifications
    • Generous pension schemes
    • Free school lunches
    • A discount of up to 50% on fees for children at GDST schools

     

    For more details, please contact  or the School Office on 0208 557 7000.

     

    To apply, please click here.

     

    We reserve the right to interview at any point during the recruitment process so early applications are encouraged. Applications should be received no later than 4pm on Wednesday 22 June 2022.  

     

    References for shortlisted candidates will be taken before interview.  

    The GDST is committed to diversity, inclusion and real change: a family where every individual is valued, respected and included

     

    GDST are committed to the safeguarding of children, and child protection screening will apply to this post.

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