PE Teacher Job Description

PE Teacher Job Description

Role: PE Teacher
Location: London

Job Type: Full-time; Permanent

The Role

This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and motivated teacher of Physical

Education to join our school and be part of a thriving department.

As a Teacher of PE you will be a passionate, dedicated and outstanding teacher who can take responsibility for the rapid progress of the students you teach. We know that outstanding teachers have transferable skills and are confident and effective in all aspects of their role but we also recognise that you will need support and challenge yourself so that you can grow to be the best you can be – we will make this happen.

Key responsibilities:

  • To encourage all pupils to have the highest possible aspirations and develop positive attitudes to learning
  • To enable all pupils to reach the highest standards of which they are capable
  • To contribute actively to the personalised learning experience and the achievement of all the pupils that you teach
  • To foster students’ interest in your subject and to promote its contribution to their overall learning experience

Person specification:

  • A teaching qualification such as PGCE or equivalent
  • A clear motivation to work with young people
  • Evidence of further professional development
  • Knowledge and experience of how IT can be used to support learning

Desirable skills / expertise:

  • Ability to use your initiative
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • Leadership skills
  • Ability to remain calm in stressful situations
  • Knowledge of teaching and the ability to design courses
  • Be able to motivate and inspire pupils of all abilities to take part and learn new skills