Junior School PE Teacher

  • Greater London

  • Putney High School

  • In accordance with the GDST national scale

  • Full-time


Junior School PE Teacher, Required from either April 2021 or September 2021. Specialism in Gym and Netball preferable)


Applications are welcomed from enthusiastic, experienced and well-qualified Teachers of PE (specialism in Gym and Netball preferable) to help build upon the very high standards of this lively and highly successful PE Department at one of the leading junior schools for sports in London.

You will teach and promote PE across the whole Junior School, meeting the needs and abilities of all children and act as an inspirational role model, inspiring them to be actively interested in PE.

You will also participate fully in school life, contribution to the continuing success and happy atmosphere at our over-subscribed school. There may be the possibility of additional responsibility depending on the strength of your skills and experience.

You will need excellent knowledge in umpiring and refereeing in a variety of teams games and be knowledgeable and confident to teach gymnastics and dance. Experience in Netball / Pop Lacrosse / Cricket would be an advantage. Applications are welcomed from NQTs.

Putney High School is renowned for its sporting achievements, particularly in netball and gymnastics, and many girls perform at County, Regional and National level. At all levels and in a whole range of sports, our girls love being physically active, championing each other and developing their skills and abilities as young sportswomen; this is evident through our achievement and results.

About the School

Established in 1893, the school is set in leafy, tranquil grounds close to the heart of Putney and the River Thames. With already enviable facilities, the school is now embarking on the next exciting phase of its development.

The School is part of the GDST, the UK's leading network of independent girls' schools thus we can offer a variety of benefits such as:

  • Competitive salaries and pay progression
  • Access to extensive professional development opportunities
  • Training grants for qualifications
  • Generous pension schemes
  • Free life assurance benefit
  • A discount of up to 50% on fees for children at GDST schools
  • Interest free loans for training, computer purchase and travel season ticket loans
  • A Cycle to Work scheme
  • Competitive terms and conditions of employment

Putney HIgh School is committed to the safeguarding of children, and child protection screening will apply to this post

Further Information


Putney High School logo

Putney High School

35 Putney Hill, London, SW15 6BH

  • 1030 Day Girls (4-18)

020 8788 4886 http://www.putneyhigh.gdst.net/

Closing Date: 26 October 2020

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