Head of Prep Sport / PE Teacher (Maternity Cover)

  • Cambridgeshire

  • St Mary's School, Cambridge

  • Dependant on experience

  • Part-time | Maternity


St Mary’s is looking for a part-time PE teacher (Maternity cover) to start in April 2022.


St Mary’s School, Cambridge is an independent day and boarding school for girls aged 3 to 18.

Situated in the heart of the academically and culturally vibrant city of Cambridge, we are a school where any girl can thrive and achieve academic excellence. A Christian school run in the Catholic tradition and founded on the principles of Mary Ward, we have a unique approach to education and an atmosphere which fosters a love of life and learning.

St Mary’s is looking for a part-time Head of Prep Sport / PE teacher (Maternity cover) to start in April 2022. Working as part of a team, the successful candidate will be enthusiastic and engaging when teaching students a wide range of activities and ensuring sport is available for all students. It would be an advantage to your application if you have experience or specialise in teaching and coaching hockey.

In addition to the teaching role available, the successful candidate will also take on the role of Head of Prep Sport for students from Reception to Year 8. Working with the Director of Sport, the Head of Prep Sport will oversee all PE staff teaching in the Junior School, devise the Prep PE curriculum and organise inter-house and sports days at the Junior School.

There will also be a requirement for the successful applicant to be flexible and work Saturdays on a pro-rata basis.

Further information can be found on our website.

Closing date for applications: 9:00am on Thursday 20th January 2022

Interviews to be held shortly after on a date to be confirmed

We will review applications on receipt. Suitable candidates may be interviewed before the closing date and we reserve the right to withdraw the position if an early appointment is made.

The School is an equal opportunities employer. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants are subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Registered Charity No. 290180

Telephone: 01223 224144

Email: hr@stmaryscambridge.co.uk

Further Information


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St Mary's School, Cambridge

Bateman Street, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB2 1LY

  • 550 Day Girls (4-18)
  • 90 Boarding Girls (9-18)

01223 224167 www.stmaryscambridge.co.uk/attain

Closing Date: 20 January 2022