Lower School Physical Education Teacher (EYFS-KS2)
We are looking for a full-time teacher of Lower School Physical Education (EYFS-KS2). A specialism in hockey or netball is desirable.
The successful candidate must have experience of teaching Reception up to and including Year 6. They will be enthusiastic and energetic with the ability to inspire pupils to achieve the highest possible standards both from a sporting and personal context. They will take care and pride in their role and will coordinate the provision of PE at the Lower School including; extra-curricular clubs, communication with parents, schemes of work and planning, house matches, Sports Day and other duties as directed by the head of department.
The ability to be able to thoroughly plan and teach fundamental skills to EYFS, through to full skill development at KS2 in mixed ability classes and in a variety of sports is essential to this role along with a dedication to providing a comprehensive extra-curricular programme both after school and on some Saturday mornings.
The PE department at The Queen’s School offers a varied programme of sports with recent notable achievements in hockey and netball.
The school has implemented a Fitness for All strategy which aims to encourage all girls to make healthy decisions for life by offering a wide range of sport and fitness activities through the curriculum, clubs and taster sessions for pupils of all abilities.